Loading...
Loading...
hydrogen-powered-waste-truck-to-hit-the-streets-of-st-helens-in-the-uk
© FAUN Zoeller UK
hydrogen-powered-waste-truck-to-hit-the-streets-of-st-helens-in-the-uk
© FAUN Zoeller UK

Hydrogen-powered waste truck to hit the streets of St Helens in the UK

A hydrogen-powered waste collection vehicle is set to hit the streets in St Helens Borough, UK, in a step towards reaching Net Zero emissions in the wider Liverpool City region.

Supplied by FAUN Zoeller UK, dubbed Bluepower, the vehicle uses a hydrogen fuel cell to charge the battery while it is in operation, offering zero carbon emissions, and a quieter alternative to diesel vehicles.

The delivery of the vehicle comes as part of St Helens Borough Council’s plans to modernise its wider fleets in its commitment to reach hit Net Zero by 2040.

H2 View understands, if proved successful on its collection rounds, the Council intend to invest in additional Bluepower vehicles in the future.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

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...