News & Events

 

2019

24 July 2019, Hydrogen Purity Report presented

Hy4Heat Hydrogen Purity Report, written by DNV GL with support from NPL, HSL, Element Energy and Loughborough University is presented at IGEM House. The report is an evaluation and a recommendation of a hydrogen level for the Hy4Heat programme.

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14 June 2019, New WP7 Contract award notice published

BEIS has issued a new contract award notice for work package 7: research and evidence gathering to compare the fitness for purpose of fittings and general pipework within a typical domestic property for both hydrogen and natural gas

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6 June 2019, BEIS APPOINTS WP7 CONTRACTORS

BEIS has appointed DNV GL and Steer Energy to conduct a range of comparative experimental tests, using both natural gas and hydrogen, that simulate scenarios found in domestic environments to quantify the relative risk of using hydrogen versus natural gas - as part of demonstrating and de-risking the use of hydrogen for heating in UK homes and businesses.

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21 May 2019, WP5 COMMERCIAL APPLIANCE ENGAGEMENT EVENT - PRESENTATION

An engagement event was held on Tuesday 21 May, 2019 at BEIS Conference Centre. The session brought together commercial manufacturers and also other interested parties to discuss the Hy4Heat work package 5 which will develop commercial hydrogen gas appliances. Slides can be found here.

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16 May 2019, Programme manager Heidi Genoni pResents at ALL ENERGY ‘19

Hy4Heat Programme Manager Heidi Genoni presented at All Energy 19 on the 16th May 2019. Heidi’s presentation focused on the work done by Hy4Heat on demonstrating hydrogen for heat.

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14 May 2019, PHASE 2 KICK OFF STAKEHOLDER EVENT

Manufacturers through to phase 2 of the competition to develop domestic hydrogen gas appliances heard presentations on hydrogen standards, safety assessment and PAS 4444 at the kick off event on 14 May.

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10 April 2019, UNDERSTANDING INDUSTRIAL APPLIANCES PRESENTATION AND WORKSHOP

Element Energy, Jacobs Consulting and Cardiff University presented a draft Understanding Industrial Appliances report at BEIS Conference Centre to an audience of around 50 industry stakeholders.

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11 March 2019, HY4HEAT PRESENTATION AT ALL PARTY PARLIAMENTARY GROUP

Hy4Heat gave a presentation to the APPG - Hydrogen on 11 March 2019. The presentation can be viewed here.

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6 MArch 2019, WP7 ITT PUBLISHED

The ITT has been published for contractors to carry out safety assessments for the suitability of hydrogen in existing buildings. Suppliers now have until 12 April 2019 to submit applications.

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6 March 2019, hy4heat presents at futurebuild 2019 at excel

We’re presenting as part of BEIS Energy Innovation Programme: ‘hydrogen for low carbon heating in buildings’ at 4.30pm, Wednesday 6 March

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15 February 2019, WP4 Phase 1 Reports Submitted

Manufacturers taking part in the SBRI competition to develop hydrogen gas appliance submitted their phase 1 reports - outlining how they will develop their prototype hydrogen appliances.

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9 February 2019, Q&A for Work package 4 phase 1 report

Clarification questions answered ahead of the Phase 1 Reports being submitted.

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30 January 2019, PAS4444 to be the hydrogen standard

BSI has confirmed that the hydrogen PAS will be PAS4444.

29 January 2019, Work package 10 ITT

The ITT for WP10, developing hydrogen smart meters, has been published.

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Newsletters

 

2019

May 2019, Newsletter 05

Featuring the manufacturers developing prototype hydrogen gas domestic appliances as well as an update on developing hydrogen standards and PAS 4444

February 2019, Newsletter 04

The latest updates from the programme. Reminder to register interest for hydrogen smart meter development (WP10) and advance notice that the ITT for WP7 is expected to be issued soon.