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Solar and Hydrogen in Synergy

The HydroStar Company


A mature, independently owned and managed Australian Company, based in Canberra and established in 2009, with the primary goal of producing low-cost industrial level Hydrogen, using a majority of recycled components and environmentally safe, Totally Green-Chemistry (B9-TGC). 



The Solution to Energy Sustainability:

Green Hydrogen

Green Engineering – HydroSol

Green Chemistry – B9

Recycled Components

Domestic and Export Opportunities

Currently, HydroStar are working closely with the private sector in both Australia and Asia-Pacific to introduce cost effective Hydrogen solutions.

In Oregon, USA, as part of a Department of Energy (DOE) project, we have successfully completed third stage trials supplying 98% pure Hydrogen to a downstream technology, manufacturing low-cost Ammonia for agricultural purposes.


HydroStar resources


Dave Garnier

CEO New Wave Capital

New Wave Capital

New Wave Capital is a corporate advisory practice, with a presence in Hong Kong, Beijing, Sydney and Gold Coast. Headed up by CEO, Dave Garnier, New Wave has built a client base through its “hands on” expertise throughout Asia and Australia, stemming across a number of sectors.

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Sam Blackadder

MD The Elvin Group

Elvin Group

The Elvin Group is a diverse family owned and operated business for over 50 years. Our core business has been producing concrete in the Australian Capital Territory (Canberra) region for almost 50 years. Our focus is into a renewable energy that will harness the benefits for businesses, the community and the environment for future generations

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New Wave Capital
HydroStar Europe
Elvin Group

HydroStar Asia – Pacific has committed to some exciting projects worldwide including 2 here on the Australian mainland. The Canberra option involves supply of our 500kW HydroPod to be used as H2 refuelling station during Hydrogen commercial vehicle trial. In Victoria, HydroStar has been engaged to supply the 1MW HydroPod which will provide H2 for a waste to energy trial supplementing existing gas supply. In addition, we are also  working with the DOE in the USA. We have completed the 1st stage of an 8 month work plan at our Oregon Facility for the advanced production of Hydrogen and cracking into NH3 Ammonia. Prosperous times are ahead and great opportunities abound for the Hydrogen industry. Invest in the future with HydroStar.


HydroStar Team


A team with a comprehensive range of skills in both Hydrogen production technology and business acumen.




Sam Blackadder


• Managing Director – Elvin Group Renewables • International executive supplying over 4GW of Solar PV projects • Experience in renewable manufacturing -15yrs


Dave Garnier

Chairman | HydroStar Asia Pacific

• CEO - New Wave Capital - Current • Seasoned financial executive - Corporate finance, Corporate governance and Capital management - 30 years


Craig Elvin

Director | CEO

• Seasoned Executive with over 30 years experience in construction and renewable energy sectors • CEO The Elvin Group AU


Gary Nicholson

Founder | CTO

• Director HydroStar - 11 Years • CEO Pegasus - AI - 7yrs • Rolls Royce Senior Executive/Director -15yrs


Ian Gordon

Global Marketing Director

• Director, Executive VP Marketing Hydrostar - 11 Years • Serial Entrepreneur • Marketing Executive BBC


Domanique Bridge

Lead Chemist

• Director HydroStar - 11 Years • Degrees in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology manufacturing -15yrs


Blake Putney

Chairman | Advisory Board

• Director Executive VP Strategy HydroStar - 8 Years • Corporate VP – SAIC • System Engineering – NASA USA


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