Blue hydrogen project pipeline expected to exceed UK 2030 targets, says Westwood

The current pipeline of blue hydrogen projects is expected to exceed 2030 targets in the UK, according to analysis from energy market research and consultancy firm, Westwood Global Energy Group.

According to the Westwood analysis, blue hydrogen projects due to be online by 2030 will account for over 16GW of total announced hydrogen capacity in the UK and Norway, which it says is equivalent to approximately 90% of the hydrogen projects total in the same region, 13GW of which are in the UK alone.

H2 View understands that further analysis has shown that although there are four times the number of green hydrogen projects than blue, projected hydrogen capacity will largely be driven by blue, which Westwood believes will be a catalyst in the development of hydrogen and carbon capture and storage (CCS) clusters.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...