The Offshore Wind Industry Council (OWIC), Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult and RenewableUK will provide an update on critical work coming out of the Offshore Wind Sector Deal towards delivering green hydrogen from offshore wind, including an in-depth analysis of the Offshore Wind and Hydrogen: Solving the Integration Challenge report, and next steps to delivering this huge opportunity and vital step towards meeting the UK’s Net Zero commitments.
Responses will also be provided from senior supply chain and government guest speakers. Attendees will have the chance to put their questions to the panel during Q&As at the end of the session.
Jane Cooper, Head of Stakeholder and Regulatory Affairs, UK, Ørsted, and OWIC Hydrogen Workstream Lead
David Wallace, Senior Strategy Manager, Research and Disruptive Innovation, Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult
Barney Wharton, Director, Future Electricity Systems, RenewableUK
Dr Graham Cooley, CEO, ITM Power
Rita Wadey, Deputy Director, Hydrogen Economy, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), UK Government
11.00 Chair welcome and introduction – Jane Cooper, OWIC Hydrogen lead
Chair: Jane Cooper
Panel: David Wallace, Barney Wharton, Graham Cooley, Rita Wadey