Government proposals to encourage low carbon heating systems are good but not good enough, critics said today.
IGas proposals to produce hydrogen at a second site in Surrey have been published.
IGas has confirmed it has relinquished the Tinker Lane shale gas licence in Nottinghamshire and written off £10m in exploration costs. But the company said it was continuing to work with regulators and government to end the moratorium on fracking in England.
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IGas confirmed this morning it had submitted planning applications for two hydrogen schemes at gas sites in Surrey.
The chair of the UK’s largest hydrogen association has resigned saying blue hydrogen risks locking the country into fossil fuels.
The government is seeking views on setting a low-carbon standard for blue hydrogen.
A new study has found that hydrogen made from fossil fuels could delay UK decarbonisation.
The public inquiry into plans by UKOG to explore for gas in Surrey heard today that felling in a key area of woodland is to begin within weeks, contradicting evidence from the company.
A resident in the Surrey village of Bletchingley has accused fossil fuel company IGas of “misleading greenwash” over its plans for a local hydrogen production site.