2023 is set to be a banner year for green hydrogen project development in California thanks to growing government commitment (see a brief timeline of key investments in 2022 below) and increasing demand.
Those developing and investing in green hydrogen infrastructure should prepare now to navigate the complex state and local laws applicable to the industry.
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2022 Green Hydrogen Milestones
- December 15, 2022:
- CPUC approved SoCalGas Co.'s memorandum account application for the Phase 1 feasibility study of Angeles Link, which, if completed, will be the largest green hydrogen pipeline in the US.
- CPUC ordered utilities Pacific Gas and Electric Company, SoCalGas, Southwest Gas Corporation, and San Diego Gas and Electric to develop pilot projects to evaluate standards for the injection of green hydrogen into California's pipeline system.
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