Related Articles
BP is planning a blue hydrogen project on Teesside
Forward article link
Share PDF with colleagues

East Coast and HyNet win CCS funding

Both feature blue hydrogen in their plans to develop low-carbon clusters to cut industry emissions

The UK’s HyNet North West and East Coast Cluster have been confirmed as the first low-carbon clusters that will receive state funding to develop blue hydrogen projects. As part of a ten-point plan outlined in December, the UK announced it would provide £1bn ($1.4bn) to support the development of industrial carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) clusters around the country. Two industrial clusters will be established by the mid-2020s in the first phase, with a further two by 2030 in the second. Combined, the two phases will capture 10mn t CO₂/yr from industry and inject them into storage sites. Seven industrial clusters were originally competing for funding: Scotland’s Acorn CCS; Ze

Comments

Comments

{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}
Also in this section
European chemicals sector rises to climate challenge
1 December 2021
Industry responds to EU’s ‘Fit for 55’ package with new business models and alliances with other sectors, says PwC’s global head of chemicals
Petronas eyes Asian hydrogen markets
1 December 2021
Firm is moving ahead with green and blue hydrogen projects with goal of supplying existing LNG customers
Precious metal recovery vital – panel
1 December 2021
Recycling proton-exchange membrane electrolysers and fuel cells at the end of their lives will help address supply concerns
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Project Data
Maps
PE Store
Social Links
Social Feeds
Featured Video