The North West of England has the industry, infrastructure and innovation to make hydrogen energy a reality.
The North West Hydrogen Alliance brings together some of the UK’s most influential organisations developing the region as the UK’s primary hydrogen economy.
Take a look at the hydrogen projects happening in the North West
Following the success of the inaugural hydrogen showcase event, held at the Heath in Runcorn, the North West Hydrogen Alliance will be bringing stakeholders together again to discuss how the North West can collaborate to deliver pioneering hydrogen projects that set the standard for the UK and contribute to meeting our net zero goals.
Net Zero North West
The North West Hydrogen Alliance is a key partner in Net Zero North West – the organisation driving industrial decarbonisation in the region, which aims to become the UK’s first net zero carbon industrial cluster by 2030.
A key part of the North West’s decarbonisation approach is the work taking place to develop a hydrogen network in the region.
Our Chair Professor Joe Howe took part in a recent workshop on the potential for clean hydrogen in the Carolinas, USA. it is always great to see other countries looking to the North West and HyNet North West as world leading in hydrogen! You can read the report by Energy Futures Initiative here.
North West Hydrogen Alliance Chair Professor Joe Howe looks back at a year when hydrogen took centre stage in the net zero debate. Chances are that, at some point in 2021, hydrogen and its role in Britain’s green future has been on your newsfeed. From the BBC homepage to COP26, this was the year […]
Youth to take on the climate change challenge with fun-filled hydrogen exhibit at Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, Widnes
YOUNGSTERS will be able to take on the climate change challenge thanks to a new interactive ‘Net Zero’ game at the Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and museum in Widnes. Year 6 pupils at Lunt’s Heath Primary School in Widnes were the first to test run the Net Zero exhibit, made possible by the North West […]
Alstom and Eversholt Rail sign an agreement for the UK’s first ever brand-new hydrogen train fleet New co-operation agreement aims to provide an initial fleet of 10 new hydrogen trains for UK Industry first will help UK and Scotland Government ambitions to decarbonise rail Alstom, Britain’s leading train manufacturer and maintenance provider, and Eversholt Rail, […]
Peel Ports Group has committed to becoming a net zero port operator by 2040, ten years ahead of the UK Government’s national decarbonising targets. The leading port operator, headquartered in Liverpool, owns some of the UK’s largest and most important ports including the Port of Liverpool, Clydeport and London Medway, and is the first major […]
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Whether you’re an academic wanting to share your research or a business keen to support the use of hydrogen in the region, we want to hear from you. Get in touch to see how you could get involved.
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