MPEI joined initiative of World Energy Council “Hydrogen 100”
"Hydrogen 100" is an initiative of World Energy Council (WEC) that was created to collect 100 signatures for
creation of the demand for the low-carbon hydrogen in addition to Electric
Power Industry program. It can be another answer to the rigid climatic policy
and increasing pressure of the decarbonization goals.
WEC launches this initiative in the framework of the mission
to promote the ecologically pure production and consumption of energy for the
sake of Humanity. The hydrogen had burst into the focus of WEC due to the
expert poll that was conducted to create the Issues Monitor of Power Industry.
The annual poll casted the light on the growing
interest to both production and consumption of hydrogen in power industry.
All over the world, the initiative is backed by
leading universities, governments, corporations and investors that work on the necessary
conditions for the development of the low-carbon hydrogen industry.
By participating in the initiative of Hydrogen 100,
MPEI is going to share the data about the scientific research, educational and
innovative activity of the University, aimed at the development and popularization
of the environmentally safe power with zero noxious exhausts.
WEC is an
international independent non-governmental energy organization representing the
interests of the fuel and energy sector of the member countries. WEC is an
energy body accredited by the United Nations covering all kinds of energy and
energy resources that brings together participants from finance and investment
establishments, experts responsible for generation, distribution and supply of
energy, as well as consumers. The fuel and energy industry associations the Russian National Committee of
the World Energy Council (RNC WEC)is an independent non-profit organization
with the goal to unite and unite on its platform leaders of the Russian energy
sector, experts from governmental bodies, scientific institutions,
non-governmental organizations in the field of reliable energy saving, ensure
dialogue of the wide range of players of the energy sector, represent the
interests of Russian energy companies at the national and international levels,
promote the expansion of their competencies and involvement in global energy
MPEI has been incorporated in RNC WEC since 2018.