Dev Bank-leaderboard-advert-1430px-x-145px_Tourism


dev Banc





british business bank


cynal cymru

business in the community
2 February 2024
Renewable Energy

Holyhead Hydrogen Hub: Pioneering Green Energy in North Wales


Gerallt Llewelyn Jones,  


Holyhead Hydrogen Hub


In this audio series special for Ambition North Wales, we hear from representatives of the five new projects who are developing business cases aimed at securing places within the Growth Deal portfolio for the North Wales Ambition Board.


In a groundbreaking initiative, Gerallt Llewelyn Jones, Director of the Holyhead Hydrogen Hub, unveils plans to establish a cutting-edge hydrogen production facility in Anglesey. Gerallt emphasises the significance of local involvement in hydrogen production, stressing its role in fostering economic growth within North Wales.

The ambitious project, budgeted between £22 and £28 million, has secured collaboration with energy giant EDF’s hydrogen subsidiary, Hynamics. Their partnership signals a crucial milestone, with Hynamics contributing half the funds needed to realise the electrolyser capable of producing 2000kg of hydrogen daily.

Gerallt underscores the importance of public funding, emphasising the project's role in job creation and local economic development. In March 2021, the UK Govermment announced that they had allocated £4.8 million to support the development of the Holyhead Hydrogen Hub. This, along with the hope of securing £3.8m of Growth Deal funding, the Holyhead Hydrogen Hub stands as a testament to the ability of a local enterprise to drive global advancements in green technology, positioning North Wales at the forefront of the evolving energy landscape.

Related Articles

Renewable Energy
February 26, 2024

RenewableUK Report: UK Poised to Double Offshore Wind Capacity in This Year’s Auction
Renewable Energy
February 26, 2024

RenewableUK Unveils its Global Offshore Wind 2024 Conference
Renewable Energy
February 26, 2024

Project to Explore the Role of Renewable Micro-Grids in Green Energy Production
Renewable Energy
February 23, 2024

Net Zero Industry Wales is Hosting the First EmpowerCymru Event to Support Wales’ Journey to Net Zero
Renewable Energy
February 22, 2024

Supply Chain for Celtic Sea Floating Wind Farms Could Power 5,000 New Jobs and a £1.4bn Boost for The Economy