Northern Connections

Upcoming Living Lab Event: Fueling the Future with Renewable Gases

13 August 2019 - Published by Anne Katrine Arentsen
B2B Matchmaking Event 12th of September in Alkmaar!

The Fueling the Future with Renewable Gases event offers a unique opportunity to initiate and establish new international collaborations in the fields of hydrogen, fuel cells, electrolysis, gasification, smart grids, innovative mobility, compression and energy storage solutions. 

Organizing partners Energy Valley, the Development Agency NHN, the Northern Connections project partners and the Enterprise Europe Network bring together business, research and government who are active in, and dealing with the challenges related to renewable gases in the energy transition. Participants from multiple European countries will be present. 

Currently there are already 100 participants from 9 different countries registered for the event. Almost half of the 100 participants are companies consisting of mainly innovative SME’s.  

REGISTER (Open until September 4, 2019). 

The key focus of this matchmaking event is centered around the Living Labs concept. For this event, two Living Labs with multiple innovation challenges present themselves:

  1. The Living Lab Hoogeveen: aims to deliver a (techno-economic) blueprint and corresponding technologies for the heat supply of 80 houses in Nijstad-Oost on 100% hydrogen (H2), based on operating with a hydrogen central heating boiler.
  2. The Living Lab Alkmaar: aims to develop and market innovations in the chain of biomass gasification, hydrogen carriers and to develop a blueprint for liquefied hydrogen in the transport sector, from production to end user.

Participate to get in direct contact with the project developers of both Living Labs and pitch your innovative solutions during the workshops or in one-on-one B2B meetings.

The Living Lab matchmaking event offers you:

  • The opportunity to initiate new partnerships with international companies, research institutions and governmental authorities active on the theme of renewable gases (biogas, green gas, hydrogen, hydrogen carriers, gasification)
  • To get involved with innovative project developments
  • Meet international experts in your field of interest