For each of the eight countries covered, we look at:

inline OvalRegulatory requirements for hydrogen energy installations and electrolysers

  • Key legislation
  • Key regulatory bodies
  • Anticipated near-term regulatory changes

inline OvalSupport schemes

  • Accessing support schemes

inline OvalSelling hydrogen

  • Selling opportunities
  • Hydrogen purchase agreements (HPAs)
  • Key legal and commercial issues in HPAs in Belgium

Our executive summary identifies some common themes between the different jurisdictions and touches on overarching EU rules governing the production and distribution of hydrogen. We have also included some case studies of our work advising clients on hydrogen.

Our list of appendices provides access to a library of further reading on specific hydrogen-relevant topics across the different jurisdictions covered in this guide.

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Shaping Europe's
hydrogen economy

Published in Q4 2023 to coincide with the World Hydrogen Congress in Rotterdam in October, this guide to Europe's hydrogen industry covers the main regulatory frameworks in key European jurisdictions for the hydrogen industry.