Green Hysland – Brief n°3

Green Hysland’s third newsletter is here! Discover the latest updates of the last 6 months of operation, including the inauguration of the first green hydrogen plant in Spain, established in Mallorca in the framework of the project.

These are exciting times for Green Hysland. A year and a half into the project, the deployment of the pilot on the island of Mallorca is moving fast, and we are happy to report the major developments such as:

  • The inauguration of the first renewable H2 plant in Spain, which gathered high-level guests including Spain’s Third Vice President and Minister for Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge, Teresa Ribera, and Francina Armengol, President of the Balearic Government;
  • Developments concerning the Port of Palma, which will soon become energy self-sufficient thanks to Green Hysland;
  • A complete summary of our first workshop on the island of Cres (HR) co-organised with REA Kvarner, including the recording and speakers’ slides;
  • Information on the public procurement carried out by EMT Palma for the purchase of 5 electric buses;
  • A report of the European Hydrogen Energy Conference (EHEC) 2022 conference, including Ursula Von der Leyen’s speech and our Green Hysland side event;
  • Event not to be missed: Green Hysland workshop at the CIES Congress on 22 June in Palma de Mallorca;
  • News from Green Hysland’s H2 Hysland Hub – an online space dedicated to EU initiatives working on H2 deployment in Islands!
    • Results of the EU Islands Secretariat’s 2nd Call for technical assistance;
    • Invitation to two exciting events hosted by Island Innovation: the Island Pavilion at the 2022 UN Ocean Conference taking place in Lisbon, Portugal, from 27 June to 1 July; and the Virtual Island Summit 2022 on 26 September – 2 October.

Have a good read!