H2FC welcomes Canadian competition winners

On 2nd November, the H2FC Supergen team and the Towards Net Zero (TNZ) group at Imperial College London welcomed the recent winners of the British Consulate-General in Montreal’s student competition: Greening the Maritime Industry with Hydrogen.  In a hybrid session, they presented and answered questions on their proposed solution: Aluminium-water reactions for carbon-free marine transport. …

H2FC Supergen Research Conference – Digital Delegate Pack

  Delegate list Download the delegate list H2FC Supergen ResConf – published delegate list 23 – 06 – 2022 (currently includes delegates who have so far given permission to list their details – this list will be updated daily). Programme Wednesday 8 June Registration and coffee – from 0900hrs 1100hrs – Break 1250hrs – Lunch 1520hrs…

UK government announces UK hydrogen strategy

The UK hydrogen strategy, published yesterday, sets out the Government’s ambition to kick-start a “hydrogen revolution” that, it says, will support over 9,000 jobs and unlock £4bn investment by the end of this decade. The government plans to deliver 5GW of hydrogen production capacity by 2030, estimating that the industry could be worth £900m. The potential…

Decarbonised Gas Alliance – BEIS funding announcements

BEIS has announced new funding for hydrogen and low carbon steel production (https://www.gov.uk/government/news/hydrogen-powered-distillery-to-produce-sustainable-gin) 1. £100 million Low Carbon Hydrogen Production Fund (new funding): The Fund aims to: • Deploy low carbon hydrogen production capacity to enable greater use of hydrogen as a decarbonisation option across the energy system; • Encourage future private sector investment in…

Solid metal hydrogen announcement makes global headlines

Have a pair of Harvard scientists created the most powerful form of energy storage known to humanity? Hydrogen hit the headlines this weekend, as Harvard researchers Ranga Dias and Isaac Silvera published a paper in Science claiming to have transmuted hydrogen into a solid metal (Observation of the Wigner-Huntington transition to metallic hydrogen). The pair…

BEIS contract opportunity: ‘Hydrogen supply chain technical evidence and modelling tool’

Closing date: Monday 13th February 2017, 3:00pm Estimated total value: £250,000, divided into 2 lots. The UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) are seeking tenders for work on Hydrogen supply chain technical evidence and modelling tool. The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access at: http://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Research-services./62B97ZCU8C. The main aim…