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World’s Biggest Climate-Warming Gas Site Turns to Green Hydrogen

The Sasol plant in Secunda.
The Sasol plant in Secunda.Photographer: Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg

Secunda, the South African petrochemicals plant that produces more climate-warming gases than either Portugal or Norway, is looking toward a green future.

The site is the centerpiece of Sasol Ltd.’s plan to slash emissions and focus on the production of so-called green hydrogen, a fuel made using renewable energy, alongside sustainable aviation fuel and chemicals.