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BLOG: ‘It’s the capacity, stupid’ – Gareth Davis at Costain

Bill Clinton was the last person to successfully unseat a U.S. President, defeating George Bush Sr. in 1992. This major change was achieved through a strategy based on three simple messages. They hung from the door of his campaign office in Little Rock, Arkansas. Change vs. more of the same Don’t forget health care But thirdly, and most memorably… It’s […]

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North West ready to deliver the UK’s first hydrogen project within five years

HyNet is the most advanced hydrogen and carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) project in the UK which could see hydrogen blended into the gas grid and piped into homes and businesses by 2024. As climate change protests take place across London, attendees to a Westminster briefing yesterday heard how HyNet will initially save one million tonnes of carbon dioxide […]

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Progressive Energy joins the Alliance

Progressive Energy has joined the North West Hydrogen Alliance. The company is taking a leading role on HyNet – the UK’s leading hydrogen and carbon capture storage project which could see hydrogen blended into the gas grid and piped into homes and businesses by 2024. “Progressive Energy joined the Alliance to enable closer alignment of the HyNet project with the […]

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Plans for plastics to hydrogen facility at Protos submitted

Peel Environmental – part of Peel L&P – working in partnership with Waste2Tricity has submitted plans for a waste plastic to hydrogen facility at its 54-hectare Protos site near Ellesmere Port which would help reduce fossil fuel consumption and create jobs. The £7m plant will use ‘UK first’ advanced thermal treatment technology developed by PowerHouse Energy Group (AIM:PHE) at Thornton […]

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EVENT 17th October, Hydrogen for Heating: an early adopter or end of the queue?

Natural gas has a long-proven track record for heating.  However, the climate challenge requires change.  Will hydrogen be able to take its place?  How will the potential for customer convenience and acceptance square with this sector requiring some of the toughest cost-reduction needs? We have a set of leading experts who will consider the different angles, the interplay with alternatives […]

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EVENT: 17th October, HyNet – Delivering a blueprint for the UK hydrogen economy

Join Progressive Energy for an opportunity to hear how industry is working together to deliver a whole new, low carbon energy infrastructure in the North West. HyNet is a large-scale clean hydrogen project, which will supply fuel for heat, power and transport to decarbonise the regional economy at low cost. This will not only set an energy blueprint for other […]

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Clean Energy Skills Summit, 6 September, Manchester

Manchester has committed to the target of achieving carbon neutrality by 2038, more than a decade earlier than the rest of the UK. On 6 September 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University will host a Clean Energy Skills Summit to engage with those in working across the region to explore the key opportunities and challenges in acquiring the necessary skills within the […]

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Peel Environmental signs £130m deal to deliver waste plastic to hydrogen facilities across the UK

Peel Environmental – part of Peel L&P – has signed a Collaboration Agreement with Waste2Tricity and PowerHouse Energy which would see 11 waste plastic to hydrogen facilities – representing an investment of £130 million – developed across the UK. This follows the announcement that the first facility will be located at the company’s 54-acre Protos site near Ellesmere Port in […]

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