Hydrogen: Myths and Realities | AIChE

Hydrogen: Myths and Realities

IChemE and AIChE, two professional societies dedicated to advancing the application of chemical engineering expertise internationally, are producing a webinar series as part of a collaboration aimed at advancing the adoption of hydrogen as an industrial energy carrier. In this webinar, you’ll explore the essence of hydrogen’s role in the energy transition, unravel common misconceptions about hydrogen, grasp its distinctive hazards, and be part of the conversation shaping the future of energy. 

This easy-to-understand webinar is tailored for individuals who seek comprehensive insights into hydrogen's current production methods, diverse applications, and transformative impact across various industries, including transportation and industrial processes. Additionally, participants will explore the logistics of expanding hydrogen infrastructure and gain invaluable insights into the challenges, opportunities, and strategies crucial for its seamless integration into energy transition plans. Safety is emphasized throughout, highlighting the paramount importance of understanding hydrogen's hazards, evaluating risks, and implementing mitigation measures to ensure its safe deployment. Expert speakers will share knowledge on hydrogen safety, covering fundamental fire and explosion characteristics and emphasizing differences from other gases, notably natural gas.

In one hour, you’ll:  

         • Review the historical use and significance and modern applications of hydrogen.

         • Explore the current landscape of hydrogen production and its potential impact on energy transition plans.

         • Learn how to determine if hydrogen use is always appropriate.

         • Identify strategies to navigate the logistical challenges of scaling up hydrogen infrastructure for a sustainable future.

         • Discover how to assess potential applications.

         • Understand the basics of hydrogen safety and how to ensure the safety of your hydrogen installations.


Webinar content is available with the kind permission of the author(s) solely for the purpose of furthering AIChE’s & IChemE’s mission to educate, inform and improve the practice of professional chemical engineering. The content reflects the views, opinions, and recommendations of the presenters. AIChE does not warrant or represent, expressly or by implication, the correctness or accuracy of the content of the information presented. All other uses are forbidden without the express consent of the author(s). For permission to re-use, please contact chemepermissions@aiche.org. Attendee contact information, including email addresses, will be shared with AIChE and IChemE, with the option to unsubscribe from future communications.

You will be able to download and print a certificate for PDH credits after you have attended the webinar.
Jun 05, 2024 - 8:00 am EDT
  • AIChE Pro Members - Free
  • Employees of CCPS Member Companies - Free
  • AIChE Graduate Student Members - Free
  • AIChE Undergraduate Student Members - Free
  • CHS Members - Free
  • Employees of CHS Member Organizations - Free
  • AIChE Explorer Members - $0.00
  • Non-Members - $0.00
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