Steinbeis has signed an MoU with Waaree Energies Limited and DSE Consortium Germany to collaborate on the establishment of an electrolyser assembly line and polysilicon production unit in India. The company will also be responsible for the implementation of solar thermal technologies for the conversion of coal-fired power plants in India to green power plants. In addition, they will initiate cooperation for the establishment of solar power plants in Africa.
In April 2022, Greenko ZeroC, a subsidiary of Greenko Group, an Indian clean-tech company, and John Cockerill, a Belgium-based manufacturer of high-capacity alkaline electrolysers,agreed to a 50:50 joint venture to set up a green hydrogen electrolyser factory in the Indian-subcontinent. The two companies will build a hydrogen electrolyser gigafactory with a capacity of 2 GW which is aimed at substituting 8 per cent of India’s LNG imports.