Apr 13, 2021
Today, the European Hydrogen Backbone (EHB) initiative presents an updated version of its vision for a dedicated hydrogen transport infrastructure across Europe, after the first one from July 2020. The group proposes a hydrogen network of 39,700km by 2040, with further growth expected after 2040. This grid connects 21 European countries.
Twelve European gas TSOs from eleven European countries have joined the EHB initiative
EHB group presents a vision for a 39,700km hydrogen pipeline infrastructure in 21 countries
Two-thirds of the network is based on repurposed natural gas pipelines
Lower investment cost per kilometre of pipeline compared to previous estimate