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“Red & yellow & pink & green”; Ministers seek to sing hydrogen’s simpler rainbow

Standardising hydrogen’s often confusing palette of colours and sources is the government’s aim in its proposed new certification scheme, announced today. Verifying the sustainability of...
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Hello, Columbus: Velocys lifts clean wings towards the Americas

Increasingly globe-spanning aviation-fuel-from-waste provider Velocys is looking to the US and to US project engineers Bechtel Corporation for imminent expansion. A deal with Bechtel, the...

ITM Power’s shares drop 12% on new boss’s profits warning

Shares in AIM-quoted catalyser builder ITM Power closed more than 12 per cent down today at a year low, as investors reacted to a...

Government backs clean avgas firm Velocys with £29.5 million

Sustainable aviation fuel innovator Velocys today saw its share price surge 19%, as it celebrated securing two government grants totalling nearly £30 million in...

Andrex maker inks paper to strengthen & lengthen Carlton’s green H2 rôle   

Carlton Power’s bid to make green hydrogen in Barrow-in-Furness wiped its nose today, as Kleenex tissue-maker Kimberly-Clark signed a supply deal, set to cut...

Powerhouse progresses deal for EfW joint venture in Poland

Further details emerged today of a proposed deal enabling power-from-waste pioneers Powerhouse Energy to launch their intended joint venture in Poland. Under outline terms agreed...

Hydrogen wins at Winlaton, as Northern Gas succeeds in mixing green H2 into home...

A Gateshead community is this morning at the centre of Northern Gas Networks’ successful trial of hydrogen mingled into domestic supply. For nearly twelve months,...

Twenty CCUS projects move closer to pocketing government subsidies

Cash grants from public funds for carbon capture usage and storage (CCUS) projects loomed closer today, as D-BEIS named its short list of twenty...

35MW green H2 plant set for Barrow

Cumbria’s first low-carbon hydrogen hub supplying fuel to energy-intensive industries and hauliers is being earmarked for an industrial estate in Barrow-in-Furness. Infrastructure developers Carlton Power...

EQTEC gets Billingham ducks in a row, prepares clients to be billing ‘em

Multi-fuel energy innovators EQTEC have unveiled latest steps in bringing their Teesside mega-plant to fruition. CEO David Palumbo’s enterprise last month announced a partnership intended...

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...

Vestas to trial hydrogen-fuelled service launches maintaining North Sea turbines

Low carbon launches ferrying technicians on service trips to offshore wind-spinners will be put through their paces in the North Sea from next week,...

Merseyside WTE plant for Eqtec and Anaergia

Hydrogen and biofuels firm Eqtec is partnering up to build a multi-input waste-to-energy plant at Southport’s Hybrid Energy Park, Merseyside. The technology innovators announced this...

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...

Low-carbon avgas maker Velocys heads skywards, via Ohio, Tokyo.. and Humberside

Oxford University spin-off and purger of hydrocarbons from aviation fuel Velocys posted audited full year financial results today.  Doubling net assets, eliminating borrowing, boosting...

HydrogenOne finesses Baltic buy in to world-beating green H2 firm

Clean energy investment fund Hydrogen One Capital Growth has bought in to Estonia. The fund, founded last year with backing from Sir Jim Ratclifffe’s Ineos,...

Strategy review at Powerhouse due ‘around time of AGM’

An operational review of business activities at Powerhouse Energy, the Merseyside-based extractors of clean hydrogen from end-of-life plastics, is expected to be complete by...

Humber Hub Blue:  Lincolnshire H2 plant for Shell and Uniper

Two fossil-legacy energy giants are to co-operate on a blue hydrogen plant at the Killingholme gas power station in Lincolnshire. Uniper, the hydrocarbons-based generation business...