Is hydrogen for heating dead? Questions raised at the FT Live Hydrogen Summit

The FT Live Hydrogen Summit in London, UK last Thursday (June 16), heard that hydrogen for heating is ‘dead’.

During the Heatingwith Hydrogen session, Clementine Cowton, Director of External Affairs at Octopus Energy told the summit that consumer dynamics will mean hydrogen may not have a place in our homes.

Cowton said, “I think lip service is being paid to hydrogen for heating, but the reality is that the heating-building strategy was a heat pump strategy with a bone thrown to the hydrogen industry to keep them quiet.

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