The DVGW supports the gas and water industry in all technical and scientific areas. The main focus of the Association’s work is on safety and hygiene as well as environmental and consumer protection. The DVGW elaborates technical rules designed to promote the technical self-management of the German gas and water industry, thus ensuring the safe and secure supply of gas and water according to the highest international standards. The Association, which was founded in 1859, currently has approximately 14,000 members. The DVGW is free from economic and political influences.
01. June 2020
Altogether, sites in Antwerp, Rotterdam and Rhine-Ruhr generate almost 2 Mt/a of ammonia from natural gas. In an exploratory project, research partners of an international consortium are demonstrating how the CO2 footprint in production can be reduced with blue hydrogen, innovative processes and renewable gas.