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Press release: Launch of the HECTOR Project

HECTOR PROJECT – PRESS RELEASE Launch of project   Brussels, 29th April 2019: HECTOR project launches to demonstrate the benefits of fuel cell technology to decarbonise garbage truck fleets   The HECTOR project – Hydrogen Waste Collection Vehicles in North West Europe – will deploy and test 7 fuel cell garbage trucks, with the aim […]

PitPoint Case study: Hydrogen Refuelling Station Delfzjil

CLEAN TRANSPORT IN THE NORTHERN NETHERLANDS PROVINCES OF GRONINGEN AND DRENTHE 29 March 2019 CONTEXT In 2014, HyER members the provinces of Groningen and Drenthe received a grant from the Dutch government to start operating two hydrogen-powered buses. The initiative was meant to serve as a pilot project to better understand everything related to using buses […]

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on board a High V.LO City Bus

On March the 27th, the Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte visited the Avantium Chemical Park in Delfzijl and EEW Energy from waste GmbH, which operates a thermal waste recycling plant for preparing commercial and household wastes as well as alternative fuels. To drive him to his visits, the Prime Minister took one of the 2 hydrogen buses deployed in Groningen by the […]

Press release: Towards a new ydrogen market – CERTIFHY Green Hydrogen Guarantees of Origin are launched

  Brussels, 17 January 2019 – Europe is moving one step forward towards a new and transparent hydrogen market. The CertifHy project “Designing the 1st EU-wide Guarantee of Origin (GO) scheme for Green Hydrogen” issued 75 000+ CertifHy Green and Low Carbon Hydrogen GOs that are available on the market now. Hydrogen consumers from industry […]

Press release: High V.LO-City project launches demonstration site for fuel cell electric buses in Sanremo, Italy

Brussels, 30th November 2018   Today (30th November 2018) marks the official launch of the Sanremo site of the High V.LO-City project by the Mayor of Sanremo, Alberto Biancheri. Three fuel cell electric buses and their hydrogen refuelling infrastructure have been deployed in the city. The deployment and testing of the buses is part of […]

HyER member Arnhem choses PitPoint to build new hydrogen refuelling station

Together with the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, the province of Gelderland and the municipality of Arnhem, clean fuel provider PitPoint will build and operate a public hydrogen refuelling station in Arnhem – the third one in the Netherlands. The new station is set to open in June 2019. Alongside building this station, the project partners are also […]

HyER EWCR workshop – presentations

HyER, in collaboration with five of its members, hosted a session during the European Week of Cities and Regions on the 9th of October. The discussion focussed on the deployment of alternative fuels vehicles and alternative fuels infrastructure accross Europe. All the presentations given during the workshop can be found below: Akershus_EirikBoe Berlin_ThomasMeissner Skane_BrittKarlssonGreen Arnhem_MarcDeKroon […]