Work package 4
Domestic hydrogen gas appliance development
This work package is the development of domestic hydrogen appliances to demonstrate the safe use of hydrogen as a fuel in providing domestic heating, hot water and cooking requirements. It aims to provide critical evidence of end use application, safety, in-use emissions, and functionality. A number of organisations have started the process of developing prototype appliances for demonstrations in 2020.
14 May 2019, phase 2 kick off stakeholder event
Manufacturers through to Phase 2a of the competition to develop domestic hydrogen gas appliances heard presentations on hydrogen standards, safety assessment and PAS 4444 at the kick-off event.
29 April 2019, Phase 2a guidance note
Guidance note detailing the requirements needed for completion of all WP4 Phase 2 milestones
8 February 2019, Clarification questions answered
Clarification questions answered ahead of Phase 1 Report submissions.
December 2018, Guidance document for phase 1
Document setting out how the phase 1 reports should be structured and the evaluation criteria.
31 August 2018, ITT for domestic hydrogen appliance development (WP4) published
This small business research initiative (SBRI) competition focuses on the development of domestic hydrogen appliances to demonstrate the safe use of hydrogen as a fuel in providing domestic heating, hot water and cooking requirements. It aims to provide critical evidence of end use application, safety, in-use emissions, and functionality. The appliance types to be developed are boilers (combination and regular/system), cookers (stand-alone hobs, stand-alone ovens with grills and integrated freestanding cookers), fires (standard and mid-range) and innovative domestic hydrogen appliances.
31 August 2018, online webinar presentation published
This short presentation is intended to help those interested in applying to be part of WP4 competition.
15 JUNe 2018, STakeholder Engagement Event
An engagement event, held at BEIS conference centre, focused on those interested in being part of the development of domestic gas hydrogen appliances.