Scottish Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association

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Registration as it was on 30 Aug 2023
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Overview

Lobbying Costs

10,000€

Financial year: Apr 2021 - Mar 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.1 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

0

High-level Commission meetings

0

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Scottish Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association   (SHFCA)

    EU Transparency Register

    775127035898-44 First registered on 14 Sep 2019

    Goals / Remit

    The Scottish Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association (SHFCA) promotes and develops Scottish expertise in fuel cells and hydrogen technologies.

    SHFCA brings together Scotland’s specialised fuel cell companies, energy utilities, industry, academic institutions, research and development bodies, specialist consultants, Scottish Enterprise, Highlands & Islands Enterprise, South of Scotland Enterprise, cities and local authorities with an interest in Hydrogen & Fuel Cells.

    SHFCA membership is open to all-comers, and includes a significant number of members throughout Europe and internationally.

    Main EU files targeted

    The deployment of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies supports the deployment of low carbon energy and transport technologies, reducing the threat of damaging climate change.
    SHFCA follows policies on environment, energy, and transport. SHFCA also has a focus on safety, wellbeing, and achieving a Just Transition to a low carbon economy.

    Address

    Head Office
    14B Johnston Terrace
    Edinburgh EH1 2PW
    UNITED KINGDOM
    EU Office
    14B Johnston Terrace
    Edinburgh EH1 2PW
    UNITED KINGDOM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    1

    Employment timeLobbyists
    10%1

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    0.1

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    The amount of time spent on activities in Brussels would typically be 10 working days in a year. Since April 2020 much of this activity and participation in events has moved on-line.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Trade and business associations

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    None.

    SHFCA does have strategic partnerships with over 35 organiations and trade associations who have aligned interests and objectives. These are listed as associate members in the member directory on the SHFCA website: https://www.shfca.org.uk/member-directory-1

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Apr 2021 - Mar 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    10,000€

    Major contributions in closed year

    TypeNameAmount
    Grant Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking 15,000€

    Major contributions in current year

    TypeNameAmount
    Grant Clean Hydrogen Partnership 1,500€

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    0€ - 10,000€

    Other financial info

    The above annual grant for 2021-22 represents the estimated contribution to SHFCA operating costs from participation in the Horizon 2020 BIG HIT project, which is supported by the Clean Hydrogen Partnership (previously the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking 2), an EU public-private partnership. This contribution is estimated as one sixth of the overall BIG HIT grant to SHFCA over the six years of the BIG HIT project from 1st May 2016 to 30th April 2022.

    The above annual grant for the current 2022-23 financial represents the estimated contribution to SHFCA operating costs from participation in the Horizon 2020 BIG HIT project, which is supported by the Clean Hydrogen Partnership (previously the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking 2), an EU public-private partnership. This contribution is estimated as one sixtieth of the overall BIG HIT grant to SHFCA over the six years of the BIG HIT project from 1st May 2016 to 30th April 2022.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Communication activities

    SHFCA holds regular member events. These are mostly open to non-members and are typically free to attend.
    SHFCA supports wider communications about the benefits of hydrogen and fuel cells at industry conferences and technical seminars, as well as public events.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    None declared

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