agenda

Please note that all agenda times are in BST

08:00
 - 08:30 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Presentation
, Board Member
, Asia-Pacific Hydrogen Association & Managing Director at Asia Green Capital
09:00
 - 09:30 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Presentation

This session will outline the EU’s strategic road-map for Green Hydrogen, giving the audience a good understanding of the over-arching support complimenting individual country plans and the role that green hydrogen can play in the future economy and the post-covid revival.

, Secretary General
, Hydrogen Europe
10:30
 - 11:30 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Presentation
  • Current situation in the energy market and 2020 auctions
  • The Portuguese National Hydrogen Strategy
  • Power mix from renewables
, Secretary of State for Energy
, Portugal
, CEO
, APREN (Renewable Energy Association, Portugal)
11:45
 - 12:15 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Presentation
  • Steps to meet a 70% reduction in emissions by 2030
  • The role of Energy Islands in achieving this goal
  • Plans to foster new deployment of wind power
  • The bigger picture: the role of international partnerships in achieving Net Zero
, Cleantech Team Leader
, Invest in Denmark
12:15
 - 13:15 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Panel Discussion
  • What hopes does the industry have for Green Hydrogen in the New European Green deal?
  • Does the market need a subsidy? If not, what other mechanisms would prompt lending and investment?
  • Is there a need for demand-side incentives and mandates for green hydrogen?
, Managing Director of Smartenergy Projects
, Smartenergy
, Global Head of Innovation
, Galp
, Visiting Professor at Imperial College London’s Centre for Environmental Policy & Director
, E4tech
14:00
 - 15:15 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Workshop
  • Overarching context
    • Role of Hydrogen in reaching Net Zero
    • Summary of Hydrogen policy across Europe and key countries (GB/DE/NL)
    • Technology development
  • Deep dive on GB 
    • Hydrogen market development scenarios in GB
    • Power market interactions including implications for renewables and storage
  • Deep dive on Germany & Netherlands 
    • Hydrogen market development scenarios in Germany & Netherlands (one or both)
    • Power market interactions including implications for renewables and storage
  • Discussion
    • Similarities / differences in approach between UK vs EU/DE/NL
    • Implications for financiers and utilities – where are the investable propositions?
    • Implications for policymakers – how to make this happen?
, Research Director
, Aurora Energy Research
, Senior Associate
, Aurora Energy Research
, Senior Manager
, Aurora Energy Research
17:00
 - 18:00 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Presentation
, Executive Director
, Green Hydrogen Coalition