Newcastle known as a 'coal city' makes a breakthrough in Hydrogen technology19 April 2019
Star Scientific, a Newcastle-based company has made a breakthrough in Hydrogen technology that could replace coal-fired power globally. The technology known as HERO (Hydrogen Energy Release Optimiser) is a versatile technology that can be used for energy and heat generation that produces no pollution.
The company intends to sell energy globally and keep the manufacturing of the units based in Newcastle. With this new breakthrough Star Scientific has attracted an $85 million in investment, mainly from philanthropic investors. Newcastle which was once known as the ‘coal city’ appears to be reinventing itself!
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