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EU support for the green hydrogen region of Europe: Northern Netherlands

The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) of the European Commission has selected the Northern Netherlands to start negotiations for an EU grant agreement valued at 20 million euros. The grant is meant to develop a fully-fledged green hydrogen value chain in the Northern Netherlands. The ‘HEAVENN-project (H2 Energy Applications (in) Valley Environments […]

Hydrogen For Clean Transport Hamburg

The Hydrogen for Clean Transport conference will showcase the advances made by hydrogen technology in the transport sector and discuss the remaining challenges working towards widespread commercialisation. Hydrogen Mobility Europe, the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) and Hydrogen Europe are organising on 24 – 25 October 2019, in Hamburg, a series of […]

A world first for Aberdeen as hydrogen ambitions grow

Aberdeen is set to become the first city in the world to introduce hydrogen-powered double decker buses. The new additions to the hydrogen fleet will underline the city’s role as a pioneer in green energy. The contract which was signed this month will deliver 15 city buses. The project has been funded by Aberdeen City […]

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 […]