Webinar: Modelling Future Fuel Options for Australia

September 15, 2021

RP1.1-01 Thursday 16 September 2pm-3pm AEST (Melbourne/Sydney/Canberra) Join our Researchers to learn more about our latest research report that models and assesses the regional and national implications of the introduction of hydrogen to Australia’s energy mix in scenarios achieving a […]

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Western Australian Government joins Future Fuels Cooperative Research Centre

September 14, 2021

• Western Australian Government joins Future Fuels Cooperative Research Centre • Reflects the McGowan Government commitment to transitioning to the fuels of the future, including hydrogen • WA joins more than 80 partners in nationwide research community The Western Australian […]

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National public survey on hydrogen finds widespread support

August 18, 2021

A national survey of over three thousand Australians found that 65% of Australians already support using hydrogen as a fuel and that rose to 90% once respondents were provided with more facts about hydrogen and its uses. Future Fuels Cooperative […]

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Future Fuels CRC Research Seminar – 9 June 2021

June 7, 2021

We are very pleased to hold our next full-day research dissemination seminar as a hybrid online/face-to-face meeting, supported with a full webinar and a face-to-face seminar in Sydney. Wednesday 9 June 2021 Location: Webinar and Rydges World Square, 389 Pitt […]

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Future Fuels CRC is recruiting: Program Coordinator – Social Science and Education Programs

June 1, 2021

Future Fuels CRC is recruiting! Reporting to the Research & Innovation Manager, the Program Coordinator manages a portfolio of industry-led research projects into social, safety, policy and regulatory contexts within which future fuels infrastructure operates. You will ensure the research […]

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Future Fuels CRC is recruiting: Research Program Coordinator

April 19, 2021

Future Fuels CRC is recruiting: Research Program Coordinator We now have an opportunity to join Future Fuels CRC’s team as a Research Program Coordinator for Research Program 1: Future Fuel Technologies, Systems And Markets. The Research Program Coordinator is a […]

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Mapping Australia’s gas regulations to enable future hydrogen and biomethane industry

March 24, 2021

Australia’s gas infrastructure is currently subject to regulations that were designed for a natural-gas only network system. Future Fuels CRC has released a full report and database of regulations to share exactly how Australia’s current gas regulations can be modernised to enable hydrogen, biomethane and other potential […]

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Testing of Australia’s current gas network pipes for use with hydrogen is now a reality

March 16, 2021

Thanks to the team at Deakin University and Future Fuels CRC’s research project RP3.1-07 Hydrogen test bed – plastic pipe network the testing of Australia’s current gas network pipes for use with hydrogen is now a reality. Hydrogen is one […]

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Standards Australia and Future Fuels CRC accelerate Australia’s hydrogen economy

February 8, 2021

Standards Australia is accelerating Australia’s growing hydrogen economy with a new collaboration agreement with Future Fuels Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) to expedite the development of hydrogen standards. The federal government identified hydrogen as one of five top-priority, low-emission technologies it will be […]

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HyResource issues first report on Hydrogen Policy Initiatives and Projects

December 17, 2020

HyResource is the online collaboration between Future Fuels CRC and National Energy Resources Australia (NERA), CSIRO and the Australian Hydrogen Council. The site contains extensive information on key hydrogen-related organisations, policies and projects in Australia, with supporting information on New […]

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Australia’s single source of information on Hydrogen projects

October 19, 2020

HyResource is the new single source of information on key hydrogen-related organisations, policies and projects in Australia with supporting information on New Zealand. A collaboration between National Energy Resources Australia (NERA), CSIRO, Australian Hydrogen Council and Future Fuels CRC, HyResource […]

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David Norman speaks at UK’s IGEM 2020 Annual Conference

September 24, 2020

David Norman, CEO of Future Fuels CRC is speaking on ‘Rolling Out Hydrogen – An Australian Perspective’ today at the UK’s Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers Annual Conference 2020. The presentation is great opportunity to continue and grow […]

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PhD Scholarship Available – University of Queensland

September 4, 2020

The University of Queensland is currently advertising two Future Fuels CRC PhD Scholarships for hydrogen embrittlement (HE) of gas pipeline steels. Please take the opportunity to share these scholarships with any potential candidates in your network: The research will […]

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Learning the lessons from major infrastructure upgrades

June 26, 2020

Future Fuels CRC’s latest research helps to prepare for future transitions to net zero emission future fuels, by learning the valuable lessons from previous infrastructure upgrades and fuel transitions in Australia. Lessons learned from major infrastructure upgrades RP2.1-01 The research […]

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Utility Magazine covers Future Fuels

April 28, 2020

Utility Magazine profiles the opportunities for Future Fuels in Australia in their April edition, covering David Norman, CEO of Future Fuels CRC on how Australia is actively investigating affordable, reliable low-carbon energy for all of its total energy needs as […]

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Eight new projects to make a major contribution to Future Fuels research

April 3, 2020

During this very difficult period we are continuing to develop our research where it is safe for our researchers and participants to operate. As a result we are very happy to announce that our Board have approved eight new research […]

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COVID-19 Update from our CEO

April 1, 2020

During a very uncertain time for all of us, I’m very proud of the way that all our team and participants have reacted to these events, as many of them manage the twin effects of the pandemic and the oil […]

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New public website for Future Fuels CRC

March 27, 2020

Our new public website is now complete with full information on every aspect of our operations. The website is easier to use, more comprehensive and will grow with the CRC as we develop. Our members-only website will become the […]

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New Report Shows Global Hydrogen Focus

July 26, 2019

A new report released today shows the worldwide focus and drive towards a hydrogen future. The Future Fuels CRC (FFCRC) has released a report on the work of 19 separate hydrogen roadmaps from around the world. FFCRC Chief Executive Officer, […]

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David Norman Appointed CEO of Future Fuels CRC

September 13, 2018

The Board of the Future Fuels CRC has announced that Mr David Norman has been appointed as inaugural Chief Executive Officer of the Future Fuels CRC. David was previously CEO of the successful Energy Pipelines CRC and has been a […]

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Future Fuels CRC Funding to Support Australia’s Energy Transformation

June 1, 2018

Today the Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation Senator the Hon Zed Seselja announced that the Federal Government’s Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) program will be co-funding Future Fuels CRC with $26.25m over its proposed seven year research program. The […]

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