Dr Richard Lowes. We will have to do the efficiency improvements whatever route we go down because hydrogen is likely to be a lot more expensive than natural gas is today. We have the heat pumps now, so we should get on with it. Hydrogen will take a while to establish, and there is a lot of work to see if it is even feasible. Government should focus on howe to reduce the cost of heat pumps. Gus McIntosh at SGN is building a hydrogen project which will connect 300 homes in Fife.
BBC Radio 4 Today Programme (08.40) 10th Dec 2020 read more »