Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari addresses the Symposium on International Automotive Technology on October 1, 2021. (PIB)
New Delhi: Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on October 1, 2021, said the government is committed to shift public transport and logistics on 100% green and clean sources of energy.
Addressing the Symposium on International Automotive Technology, he said the national hydrogen mission launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to develop hydrogen technologies for the benefit of the mobility sector and make India the leader in production and usage of green-hydrogen.
The Minister said 70% of Green hydrogen production costs come from electricity costs.
“Hence, surplus electricity from renewable energy sources can completely change economics of production of green hydrogen production.”
He said Green Hydrogen is termed as the fuel of the future and it is the only fuel which can help us achieve the mission of “Zero Carbon Emissions”. (Press Release)