Two of the UK’s largest gas distribution networks (GDNs) – Northern Gas Networks and Wales & West Utilities – are exploring the feasibility of using hydrogen to decarbonise a proportion of their road transport fleets, in the same month that Yorkshire Water converted one of its vehicles to hydrogen.
Edie 11th June 2020 read more »
Ten of the UK’s largest gas networks and energy supply chain companies have written to the government to set out how it can supercharge the hydrogen economy as it sets out its Covid-19 recovery strategy in the months to come. In a letter sent to Chancellor Rishi Sunak this week, the firms argued that policies and regulatory frameworks that boost the UK’s hydrogen sector should play a key role in the government’s forthcoming economic recovery plans.
Business Green 12th June 2020 read more »
Plans to harness solar power to produce zero carbon hydrogen took a step forward today with the news engineering consultancy Ricardo and the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) have teamed up to support a pioneering project on the Isle of Wight. The Rural Community Energy Fund has awarded funding to Wight Community Energy to undertake a feasibility study into how existing solar capacity on the island could be used to power hydrogen production.
Business Green 9th June 2020 read more »