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HyER/GREAT event on freight – presentations

On the 31st of January, HyER and the GREAT project organised a joint seminar on the decarbonisation of heavy duty freight vehicles. The event took place at Norway House in Brussels.

The event was a success with more than 90 participants attending the seminar.

The participants heard presentations from different technology solution providers, user groups and the European Commission. From the political side, MEP Gesine Meissner and HyER President Cllr Barney Crockett reaffirmed the strong political drive to decarbonise road transport accross Europe.

A few key concepts mentionned during the day included affordability. the availability of vehicles on the market, adequate infrastructure and business cases. Available financial solutions were also discussed.

The presentations from the day are now available: click on the link to download each individual presentation or download a Zip archive with all presentations.

Opening speeches

Technology

Users

Policy

Finance

 

GREAT contact: jonas.brantefors@skane.se

HyER contact: valentine@hyer.eu

 

Two HyER members open new hydrogen refuelling station

Two HyER members opened new hydrogen refuelling stations in February:

Arnhem:

Arnhem has opened its first hydrogen refuelling station in the city. This station will now enable Arnhem to deploy more fuel cell electric vehicles in the region.

Aberdeen:

Aberdeen has opened its second hydrogen refuelling station in the city. The station (350 & 700 bar) will, among other, fuel the 10 new Toyota Mirais deployed in Aberdeen since the end of February. The 10 cars will be used by the regional health services, a Scottish environmental agency, the city’s Car Club and Aberdeen City Council.

Read the press release here.

Discover a video of the station here.

Congratulations to our two members!