Bradford clears way to big green hydrogen plant

One of Britain’s biggest planned clean hydrogen plants has been approved for Bradford, west Yorkshire. Development partners Hygen and N-Gen have secured planning consent for...

Cranfield secures £69 million to boost hydrogen-as-SAF research

Cranfield University is to deepen its research into hydrogen as a sustainable aviation fuel, following its biggest ever grant win. A £69 million injection will...

Low heat pump uptake slows progress on hydrogen & decarbing homes, watchdog finds

Government uncertainty over heat pumps and over hydrogen’s role in home heating is slowing adoption of the devices and infrastructure planning, a new National...

Tale of two molecules: CPH2 expands, ITM Power takes stock

Clean hydrogen innovators were this morning reflecting on further moves in the gas’ advance to commercial maturity. The deal grants the Kiwi firm non-exclusive rights...

Carlton & Kraft Heinz opt for green hydrogen at Wigan mega-factory

Energy infrastructure innovators Carlton Power have inked a deal with groceries colossus Kraft Heinz to develop the food firm’s first ever green hydrogen supply...

Wasted wind costing £1bn a year? Green hydrogen can save it, urges Policy Exchange

Too slow deployment of grid upgrades and new storage technologies is costing Britain as much as £1billion a year in wasted renewable power, says...

Green hydrogen scoops £2bn for industry projects, as pilot falters to convert homes

Energy ministry D-ESNZ has committed to back 11 projects making industrial use of green hydrogen with £2 billion over 15 years. In return for state...

RWE and Dragon LNG sign contract with AtkinsRéalis to carry out an engineering study...

RWE, the largest power generator in Wales, and Dragon LNG, one of the three UK LNG terminals, have awarded a contract to AtkinsRéalis, a...

AFC to debut world’s first ammonia-into-hydrogen pilot cracker

Fuel cell innovators AFC Energy have announced what they claim as the world’s biggest trial plant for producing low carbon hydrogen from ammonia. Weekly output...

Dale Vince partners with ZeroAvia to puff hydrogen for short-haul flights

Ecotricity founder Dale Vince has announced his low carbon spin-off airline Ecojet will use hydrogen-electric propulsion technology pioneered by fellow West Country specialists ZeroAvia. Ecojet...

Sunak’s carbon capture policy ‘deepens fossil gas reliance’; IEEFA report

The UK government’s £20 billion pot of incentives for carbon capture projects disproportionately supports extraction of gas-derived ‘blue’ hydrogen, increasing long-term reliance on the...

Vertical electric air taxis, dosh from Extreme E racers: diesel-destroyer AFC rises hy(-drogen)er &...

Fuel cell innovator AFC Energy today unveiled full year financials which it claims set it on route to strike it rich in the world’s...

Johnson Matthey pump £80 million into Hertfordshire H2 fuel cell factory

Metallurgy and clean tech innovators Johnson Matthey are to build an £80 million plant in Hertfordshire, scaling up production of proton exchange membrane (PEM)...

Powerhouse extends green hydrogen offering to Emerald Isle

Hydrogen-from-dead-plastic innovators Powerhouse Energy have signed an outline deal, extending their world’s first operation from the UK into Ireland. The Merseyside-based, AIM-quoted group told investors...

Equinor seeks Net Zero Hydrogen cash for Saltend H2H’s twin

Norwegian powerco Equinor this morning confirmed a bid application for its second blue hydrogen plant in England’s Humberside energy cluster.  Its target is 1.2GW...

Hydrogen’s second wind: winners share £60 million in D-BEIS prizes

Innovators involved in Britain’s pursuit of hydrogen in its green as well as less green variants are today celebrating wins in a government competition. D-BEIS...

Into the (light) blue again: Fen-based graphene firm to decarb UAE’s oily gas

A £700 million British clean-tech export deal has been announced to extract and store up to half a million tonnes of CO2e in the...

Hydrogen-fuelled passenger jets planned by Airbus and Delta

The prospect of carbon-scrubbed or electrolysed hydrogen as a zero emissions aviation fuel has taken a big step forward, with Europe’s biggest plane maker...

Diesel on the down powering building sites? Fuel cell pioneer signs up first construction...

Hydrogen fuel cells as sources of clean power for building sites rose by another storey today, as innovators in the technology AFC Energy topped...

Wholesome hydrogen hubs for Highlands hailed by h-enterprise starting with an “H”

A regional network covering almost a third of Scotland offering stations making and refuelling vehicles with green, electrolysed hydrogen, is on the cards, following...