Ethiopia and Angola will be announced as new members of the African Green Hydrogen Alliance (AGHA) at the African Climate Summit in Nairobi from September 4-6, said Global Green CEO Jonas Moberg Hydrogen Organization. The Africa report.
The decision by the two countries’ governments to partner is a sign of their confidence in the potential of green hydrogen and “sends a strong signal to the private sector”, says Moberg.
AGHA currently counts Egypt, Kenya, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia and South Africa among its members. The GGHO, led by Moberg, provides the alliance’s secretariat based in Nairobi. In its latest annual report, the organization noted increased engagement with other countries, including Djiboutiwhich suggests that more new AGHA members could be on the cards.
Green hydrogen is produced by electrolysis, with water separated into hydrogen and oxygen using renewable resources.
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