How can we help you...

Decision details

Aberdeen City Region Hydrogen Strategy 2015-25 Update - CHI/17/303

Decision Maker: Communities, Housing and Infrastructure Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


(i)            to note progress to date in delivering the Aberdeen City Region Hydrogen Strategy and Action Plan 2015-2025 and continue to support its delivery through the Council’s current approved hydrogen projects;

(ii)           to note the wider national policy context within which the Strategy is being delivered and approve the following key actions to allow Aberdeen to cement its position as one of the leaders in hydrogen within Scotland, the UK and Europe:

(iii)         to continue to support the delivery of the Hydrogen Strategy and Action Plan programme and the actions as outlined in Table 3;

(iv)         to note specific project proposals and their associated funding mechanisms will be progressed through established governance routes in due course;

(v)           to instruct a review of all Council policies within fleet, transport, energy, economic and environment to support the adoption of hydrogen;

(vi)         to nominate Councillor Bell as a Hydrogen Champion for the Hydrogen Transport Economy (HyTrEc2) project, of which Aberdeen City Council is the Lead Partner; and

(vii)       to request that a written response be circulated to members with further detail on bus availability for the Aberdeen Hydrogen Bus Project on page 249.

Publication date: 22/01/2018

Date of decision: 16/01/2018

Decided at meeting: 16/01/2018 - Communities, Housing and Infrastructure Committee

Accompanying Documents: