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Next Hydrogen signs MoU with Black & Veatch to develop green hydrogen solutions

Next Hydrogen and Black & Veatch will develop a large-scale, multi-megawatt green hydrogen solution and identify areas of deeper collaboration.

April 7, 2022   by CM Staff

MISSISSAUGA — Next Hydrogen Solutions Inc., a designer and manufacturer of electrolyzers, announces that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Black & Veatch, a global engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company, to offer a complete and integrated solution for producing large-scale green hydrogen for industrial customers.

Next Hydrogen will combine its technology and electrolysis background with Black & Veatch’s background in large-scale industrial engineering solutions to target broad applications worldwide for industrial and transportation customers.

“Next Hydrogen is excited to work with Black & Veatch to develop an integrated large-scale green hydrogen solution,” says Raveel Afzaal, President and CEO of Next Hydrogen. “We believe Black & Veatch’s vast industry network and proven engineering leadership coupled with our unique electrolysis technology will help accelerate the deployment of customer-centric, highly reliable and cost-effective solutions.”

“The industrial sector is increasingly pursuing hydrogen as a viable solution towards decarbonization, spurring a growing sense of urgency for the expansion of green hydrogen technology,” said Jason Rowell, associate vice president and Black & Veatch’s global decarbonization solutions director with Black & Veatch’s global power business. “We are looking forward to partnering with Next Hydrogen to help develop and expand the use of their electrolyzer technology for commercial and industrial clients.”

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The MoU is a non-exclusive agreement under which Next Hydrogen and Black & Veatch will develop a large-scale, multi-megawatt green hydrogen solution and identify areas of deeper collaboration and specific opportunities worldwide.