Spain, France and Portugal launch Green2TSO to convert to hydrogen grid

The Spanish (Enagás), French (GRTgaz and Teréga) and Portuguese (REN) Transmission System Operators have signed the ‘Green2TSO’ initiative, which aims to transform the gas grid into a hydrogen grid.

The project is aligned with the European Commission’s initiatives Green Deal, Fit for 55 and REPowerEU, underlining the role of European TSOs to become carriers of hydrogen as an efficient, safe and clean energy vector, using its large-scale infrastructure.

Arturo Gonzalo, CEO of Enagás, said the collaboration of the TSOs in the field of innovation is crucial for the development of renewable gases infrastructure in Europe. He said, “This agreement fits perfectly with the common objective of the European Union to decarbonise the economy the economy and advance in energy independence, as stated in the European Strategy REPowerEU.”

In addition, he stressed that “initiatives such as this will reinforce the necessary capacities for the development of Hydrogen Network Operator (HNO) activities”.

... 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...