Renewable Power-to-X Training in New Delhi

Indo-German Energy Forum (IGEF-SO) and the Power-to-X Hub collaborated to conduct a comprehensive 3-day capacity-building Power-to-X training course on Green Hydrogen and its derivatives in India. The event took place from 12 - 14 July 2023 in New Delhi, attracting 21 participants from various sectors, including government, private, and academia. Notably, the training achieved a significant milestone with 52% female participation. The course was skillfully facilitated by Mr. Vivek Jha, an experienced energy expert and independent consultant.

During the training, Ms. Heena Mandloi from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) highlighted the Mission document, emphasising the components under the Strategic Interventions for Green Hydrogen Transition (SIGHT) outlined in the mission document. Mr. Rishabh Patidar, representing the Council on Energy, Environment, and Water, provided detailed insights into the extensive benefits of the Mission. These advantages included the creation of export opportunities for Green Hydrogen and its derivatives, decarbonisation across industrial, mobility, and energy sectors, reduction in dependence on imported fossil fuels and feedstock, development of indigenous manufacturing capabilities, creation of employment opportunities, and the advancement of cutting-edge technologies.

Participants at the Renewable PtX Training in New Delhi