We’re proud to offer up to 100% hydrogen CHP in partnership with 2G, helping you to get ready for a low carbon future.
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Are you a large organisation that consumes over 500,000 kWh of electricity and is planning to invest in hydrogen CHP in the next 12 months?
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We’re proud to be supporting the UK and Ireland’s transition to a hydrogen-powered future. With several partners, we’re working on a range of hydrogen ready assets and projects.
Centrica has taken a minority stake in HiiROC, who produce low-cost, zero emission “emerald” hydrogen from biomethane, flare gas or natural gas. This process uses just one-fifth of the energy needed by water electrolysis.
With HiiROC, we’re piloting a project to inject “emerald” hydrogen into our gas peaking plant at Brigg, Lincolnshire. This will be the first time hydrogen is used within a grid-connected gas fired power plant in the UK.
We’ve signed a co-operation agreement with Equinor to explore the development of a low-carbon hydrogen production hub at Easington, East Yorkshire. We’re also making progress on our plans to convert our Rough natural gas storage reservoir into a hydrogen storage facility.
We’re working with Ryze to build and operate hydrogen production facilities, with the aim of supplying hydrogen for industry and transportation. We’re also exploring the development of a hydrogen refuelling facility to fully decarbonise our fleet of British Gas vehicles.
We’re transforming our decommissioned power plant at Redditch, Worcestershire, into a site capable of burning a blend of natural gas and hydrogen. The plant will only run when there’s high demand for electricity or low renewable generation, and will be capable of powering 2,000 homes.
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Do you have a hydrogen CHP project in mind? Contact our team of experts today to find out how you could accelerate your pathway to a low carbon future.
What is hydrogen CHP?
Hydrogen CHP is a type of Combined Heat and Power system, which runs on up to 100% hydrogen fuel. This provides heat and power onsite simultaneously, with waste heat from the power generation process recovered and utilised onsite.
What does H2-CHP stand for?
H2-CHP stands for Hydrogen CHP, a low-carbon method of supplying heat and power to your business simultaneously.
What are the different types of Hydrogen CHP?
There are two main types of hydrogen CHP. Dual-channel CHP uses a blend of two fuels, such as hydrogen and natural gas. Pure hydrogen CHP uses only hydrogen as a fuel. CHP can be run from a range of “colours” of hydrogen, such as green hydrogen (made using renewable electricity).
How will green hydrogen be used in the CHP plant?
Green hydrogen can be used as a fuel in hydrogen CHP to power electricity and heat generation. This type of hydrogen is created by utilising renewable electricity for electrolysis, which splits water into hydrogen and oxygen.
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