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First liquefied hydrogen carrier launched in Japan

In line with its commitment to pave the way for the first "Hydrogen Society", Japan intends to use this carrier to transport hydrogen from Australia, where it is produced from lignite.

__truncato_root__>In December 2019, Japan has launched the world’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier ship. The launch of the Suiso Frontier — ‘suiso’ means ‘hydrogen’ in Japanese —  by Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) marks the first stage in a Shell-backed HySTRA pilot project which will see larg...

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