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Govt to unveil green hydrogen policy in next 10 days, says R K Singh

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The green hydrogen policy will be unveiled in the next 10 days featuring incentives like free transmission for 25 years to boost production of this clean source of energy, Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister R K Singh said on Thursday.

"We will come out with the green hydrogen policy in the next 10 days. We will give free transmission for 25 years. So you can generate power for making hydrogen in Rajasthan or transport it to Guwahati or to Baruni refinery (to make hydrogen)," said Singh while addressing a virtual conference on smart metering organised by industry body CII.

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First Published: Jan 28 2022 | 1:38 AM IST

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