Tag Archives: Hydrogen

A UK hydrogen first for Stanlow

Stanlow Essar Hydrogen fuel power plant

With funding support agreed by BEIS, Stanlow could be home to the UK’s first carbon-free hydrogen power plant contributing to decarbonisation as part of the transition to future fuels. Essar Oil UK, which owns the Ellesmere Port site, has submitted Read more »


Firth of Forth hub for net zero transition

Charles Hammond of Forth Ports a potential hub for the transition from oil and gas to clean energy

Scotland has a critical role to play in supporting the UK’s net zero ambitions.  Vast offshore renewable resource potential combined with a rich oil and gas legacy has created deep offshore engineering and subsurface expertise, extensive oil and gas infrastructure, Read more »


New report highlights Scotland’s strengths in clean hydrogen

A Scottish Enterprise report heralds Scotland as a world-leading producer of clean hydrogen within the next ten years and finds that the technologies and deployment will be paramount to the success of Scotland’s target of net zero by 2045 Scottish Read more »


OGUK welcomes climate report impetus

The IPCC’s latest report on changes in the global climate was today backed by OGUK for adding new impetus to the transition to low-carbon energy. Having considered the physical science underlying climate change, the report said it was “unequivocal that Read more »


Developing the skills for the fuels of tomorrow, today

Hydrogen is set to play a key role in decarbonising the global energy system and investment in the deployment of hydrogen production is accelerating, with national governments making increasingly ambitious commitments to the sector. As the world works to recover Read more »


More energy developments for heavy transport vehicles

Wrightbus, already leading the world with its pioneering hydrogen technology, today unveiled the latest addition to its zero-emission arsenal – a rapid-charge electric double-deck. The StreetDeck Electroliner – the first ever EV from Wrightbus – is the perfect combination of range Read more »


UKPIA welcomes investments in hydrogen 

UKPIA welcomes the recent UK Government announcement of £166 million towards green technology projects. The association is particularly pleased to see the investment in hydrogen as a primary decarbonisation technology for manufacturing processes. As part of this announcement, it has Read more »


Exolum’s future lies in new energies

Exolum’s CEO, Jorge Lanza, recently addressed the evolution of the business and the new challenges faced in the current energy transition. The company will continue its traditional business of hydrocarbon transport and storage in an efficient and sustainable manner, ensuring Read more »


Is the UK set to become the ‘Hydrogen Nation’?

A leading campaign group is launching an industry-wide survey to discover the ‘State of the Hydrogen Nation’ ahead of the expected publication of the UK’s Hydrogen Strategy in June. Members of the cross-industry Hydrogen Strategy Now (HSN) group, which combined Read more »


Fears for future of Stanlow oil refinery

Essar-owned Stanlow refinery, located in Ellesmere Port, is reportedly facing financial problems, but the company has said it is fully committed to its operations at the Ellesmere Port oil refinery, including plans to decarbonise its activities and produce sustainable fuel Read more »