Scottish council launches first-of-its-kind hydrogen purchasing system

A council in the Scottish Highlands has launched a new hydrogen generation and fuelling Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) in a move it hopes will encourage uptake of fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) and help other authorities in the UK decarbonise transport.

In what the Highland Council says is the first of its kind available for the public sector, the new DPS provides a quick, compliant and simple solution to procuring the latest low and zero carbon hydrogen infrastructure, with access to key suppliers at the forefront of hydrogen generation and fuelling technology.

The scope covers a variety of temporary and permanent infrastructure solutions ranging from mobile refuelling solutions, mini hydrogen dispensers, self-contained hydrogen refuelling units, on-site stored hydrogen containers, hydrogen refuelling stations and hydrogen production plants including regional hubs.

... 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...