Transport Secretary Visits Element 2 on Teesside

We hosted Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP, secretary of State for Transport at one of our Teesside refuelling stations yesterday.  Teesside Mayor Ben Houchen and the Secretary of State are both knowledgable and enthusiastic about hydrogen, so it was great to be able to show not only the Element 2 refuelling but also vehicles from Toyota Motor Corporation and ULEMCo Ltd.  The fleet of Toyota Mirais using the station made …

Element 2 Hydrogen refuelling stations to open on British motorways

Facilities in Carlisle and North Yorkshire will be the first of their kind in the world It’s wonderful to be able to announce our first motorway refuelling stations as reported in the Daily Telegraph, and there are plenty more in the pipeline. We are doing two very important things here: 1. By building the infrastructure we remove the barrier to …

From Nanotechnologies to Element 2

For anyone wondering about the recent silence, I’ve been busy with a new venture in hydrogen refuelling called Element 2. During the past thirty years of pushing atoms and electrons around in scientific instruments I’ve crossed paths with the hydrogen economy multiple times, and in every case the bright ideas such as storing hydrogen in carbon nanotubes have spluttered to …