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First UK trial of hydrogen blended gas hailed a success

First UK trial of hydrogen blended gas hailed a success

HyDeploy, the first project in the UK to blend hydrogen into a natural gas network, hailed a success in a report published today. Customers used hydrogen blended gas safely in their homes and without the need to make any changes to their existing appliances. 100 homes and 30 university building on a private gas network [...]
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Hydrogen blending begins on the public gas network in Winlaton

Hydrogen blending begins on the public gas network in Winlaton

Hydrogen blending begins on the public gas network in Winlaton. Winlaton, Gateshead has become first community to receive a hydrogen blend via the public natural gas network 668 houses, a school and some small businesses are receiving the blend The project started in August and will run for approximately 10 months The next phase of [...]
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Energy Minister visits HyDeploy compound

Energy Minister visits HyDeploy compound

Last week the Energy Minister, Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP and Lord Callanan visited the hydrogen blending facilities which have been constructed as part of the #HyDeploy project at Northern Gas Networks’ (NGN) Low Thornley site. They met with key project team members from NGN and Cadent Gas to learn how the HyDeploy project will soon introduce a blend of up to 20% hydrogen [...]
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Successful Completion of the HyDeploy Trial at Keele University

Successful Completion of the HyDeploy Trial at Keele University

HyDeploy, the first project in the UK to blend hydrogen into a natural gas network, has successfully completed the Keele University trial. The trial began in October 2019 and has taken place on a private gas network at Keele University campus, safely supplying a blend to 100 homes and 30 university buildings. During the trial [...]
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Gas safety webinar

Gas safety webinar

A HyDeploy webinar for Gas Safe Engineers was recently hosted by Adam Madgett of Northern Gas Networks and Tommy Isaac from Progressive Energy.


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Hydrogen Grid Entry Unit for HyDeploy Winlaton passes Factory acceptance test

Hydrogen Grid Entry Unit for HyDeploy Winlaton passes Factory acceptance test

The HyDeploy project has hit a key milestone in its journey to deliver the first public trial of blended hydrogen in the village of Winlaton, near Gateshead.


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How hydrogen could help us to reach net zero

How hydrogen could help us to reach net zero

The UK has committed to a target of net zero by 2050 – and the energy sector has been identified as one of the key areas that will enable us to reduce our carbon footprint.


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HyDeploy and the road to 100% Hydrogen

HyDeploy and the road to 100% Hydrogen

Cadent’s Sikander Mahmood answers more of the questions that arose from our HyDeploy Webinar.  This time, looking at the road to 100% hydrogen and how blending can help bridge the gap.


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HyDeploy @ Keele – your questions answered

HyDeploy @ Keele – your questions answered

Recently, the HyDeploy team were thrilled to have such a strong attendance at our webinar, with around 200 people logging in and a stream of engaging questions. In fact, we received so many that we’ve had to produce this blog and the next one to try to meet demand. There is such huge interest in this [...]
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Huge interest in HyDeploy Webinar

Huge interest in HyDeploy Webinar

Around 120 people attended an online webinar on 20 May to hear a project update on the UK’s first domestic hydrogen demonstration. Andy Lewis of Cadent introduced the event and a project overview was provided by Dr Chris Manson-Whitton of Progressive Energy Ltd.  Prof Zoe Robinson of Keele University also updated us on the latest [...]
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