Formerly SHFCA,
now Hydrogen Scotland.

Growing the hydrogen economy in Scotland


Connecting members within our unique network

Power generation companies, academic institutions, research and development bodies, energy consultants, government agencies, local government, business enterprises - everyone with an interest in hydrogen, the hydrogen economy and fuel cells. Membership is open to all.

Latest news

Loganair Hydrogen flights in Orkney by 2027
Loganair, the Scottish airline based at Glasgow Airport, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Cranfield Aerospace Solutions with the ambition to have the first operational hydrogen-electric Britten-Norman Islander flying in Kirkwall by 2027.
France Hydrogene MoU with Hydrogen Scotland
Philippe Boucly, President of France Hydrogène and Nigel Holmes, Chief Executive of Hydrogen Scotland signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen collaboration and cooperation between the two organisations.
H2 from wastewater for shore power
A highly innovative trial involving Hydrogen Scotland members Logan Energy and PlusZero will see the large tugs operating out of the Port of Leith in Edinburgh powered by green hydrogen when tied up.
Hydrogen Scotland lecture With Chris Stark
Our inaugural Hydrogen Scotland Burns Week Lecture featuring Chris Stark, CEO of the Climate Change Committee, proceeded as planned on Monday 22nd January at the University of Strathclyde despite the travel disruption following Storm Isha which affected the whole of the UK.
Hydrogen Scotland MoU with Hydrogen Ireland
Hydrogen Scotland has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hydrogen Ireland to foster collaboration and support our mutual growth of hydrogen activities across Scotland and Ireland.
ScottishPower and ZeroAvia to develop H2 refuelling
Hydrogen Scotland member ScottishPower has signed an agreement with ZeroAvia to work together to develop low carbon hydrogen supply to key airport locations to support decarbonisation of the aviation sector.
Hydrogen Scotland 2023 student poster competition
Hydrogen Scotland is holding the SHFCA2023 Student Poster Competition at our SHFCA2023 Hydrogen Scotland annual conference which takes place in Aberdeen on 25-26 October.
Dow Award nominations extended to 18th September
The deadline for submission of 2023 Stewart Dow Memorial Award nominations has been extended to Monday 18th September.
Scottish affairs committee Hydrogen and Carbon Capture report
The UK House of Commons Scottish Affairs Committee has today published their report on Hydrogen and carbon capture in Scotland which finds that Scotland could hold the key to hydrogen and carbon capture being rolled out at scale across the UK.

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"Enabling connections between our members is the most important thing we do."

Dr Nigel Holmes, Chief Executive Officer, Hydrogen Scotland

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