UK HFCA highlights to Parliamentarians the role of fuel cells and hydrogen in improving air quality

A successful  debate – co-organised by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Intelligent Energy (APPGIE), the All Party Parliamentary Group on Air Pollution and the UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (UK HFCA) – explored the implications of air pollution and potential solutions, particularly through hydrogen and fuel cells. The debate was chaired by Matthew […]

Hydrogen Transport Programme scheme announced

The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) announced today details of their £23 million Hydrogen Transport Programme, with the aim of expanding the network of hydrogen refuelling stations alongside the deployment of fuel cell vehicles, building on the successes of their previous HRS Infrastructure Capital Grant Scheme.
This new £23M Hydrogen Transport Programme will provide funding to […]

UK HFCA highlights the role for hydrogen and fuel cells revolutionising the energy sector in Westminster

UK HFCA highlights the role for hydrogen and fuel cells revolutionising the energy sector in Westminster
The UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association was delighted to provide oral evidence to the Energy and Climate Change Committee inquiry on ‘Energy Revolution: what could change the energy sector?’, which is currently exploring which disruptive technologies and innovations could […]

UK HFCA urges the National Infrastructure Commission to include recommendations on provision for nation-wide hydrogen infrastructure in its ‘National Infrastructure Assessment plan’

The UK HFCA was pleased to submit a response to the National Infrastructure Assessment plan launched by the National Infrastructure Commission.
The response aimed to ensure that the National Infrastructure Commission is aware of the benefits of hydrogen and fuel cells in balancing the intermittency of renewables and delivering low carbon heat, power and transport whilst supporting low […]

UK HFCA welcomes the publication of the pioneering H21 Project Report on the role of hydrogen in decarbonising the UK gas grid

The UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (UK HFCA) welcomes the publication of the H21 City Gate Project Report. According to the Report, a UK-wide conversion to hydrogen gas will reduce carbon emissions associated with heat by a minimum of 73%. The Report suggests that conversion to hydrogen in Leeds could be initiated in 2026-29, […]

UK HFCA welcomes the publication of the FCH JU study “Hydrogen from renewable sources in the EU”

The UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association was pleased to see the publication of the study “Hydrogen from renewable sources in the EU” funded by the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU).
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 
Hydrogen can be produced from a broad range of renewable energy sources, acting as a unique energy hub providing low or zero emission energy to […]

UK HFCA recommendations building on the outcomes of the CSR

Following yesterday’s announcement of the outcomes of the long-awaited Comprehensive Spending Review (CSR), the UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (UK HFCA) is calling for enhanced support for low carbon technologies, such as hydrogen and fuel cells. Specifically:
·        Whilst we welcome the extension of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI), the planned reforms and associated savings of […]

UK HFCA welcomes the publication of 2 new FCH JU studies on ‘Stationary Fuel Cells in Distributed Generation’ and ‘Energy Storage’

The UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association was pleased to see the publication of two new studies funded by the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU).
The study ‘Advancing Europe’s energy Systems: Stationary Fuel Cells in Distributed Generation’, complied by Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, outlines a pathway for commercialising stationary fuel cells in Europe. It […]