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LESSIN – Hydrogen and Zero Emission Mobility Launch Event

On October 7th Local Energy Systems Local Industry Network (LESSIN) will launch its next wave of activity. Join us for this launch event that will focus on Hydrogen and Zero Emission Mobility. 

You will hear from Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise, Transport Scotland and other organisations shaping the integration of Hydrogen and Zero Emission Mobility in Local Energy Systems. 


  • Discuss how LESSIN can support, encourage, and help facilitate collaboration in LES activities.  
  • Provide an overview of the current LESSIN focus themes, their main challenges, and opportunities from the perspectives of different sectors.  
  • Provide an overview of the funding & support landscape for innovation and business development. 
  • Discuss priorities and pathways to develop LES expertise, innovation, implementation, initiatives & communities of practice.  
  • Set agendas for LESSIN activities, focus groups, and collaborative approaches.  
  • Share positive experiences, case studies, and lessons learned. 
  • Highlight upcoming LESSIN activities. 

To sign up for this event, you need to be a member of LESSIN.

Already a member? Register for the Hydrogen and Zero Emissions Mobility Launch Event today.



Pathways to Hydrogen 

  • Scottish Government, Speaker TBC – Keynote “Scotland hydrogen ambitions for a fairer and greener energy transition” 
  • Scottish Enterprise, Jamie Robinson – Hydrogen & LES Lead 
  • Heriot-Watt University, John Andresen – ETP Hydrogen Strategic Theme Champion  
  • University of Edinburgh, Katriona Edlmann – ETP Deputy H2 Strategic Theme Champion 

Panel (Some presenters included above) 

  • H2 Accelerator, Dr Sneh Jain – Operations Director 
  • SHEFCA, Nigel Holmes – CEO 

On the Road to Zero-Emission Mobility 

  • Transport Scotland, Stuart Jackson – Insights, Innovation and Skills Team Leader, Low Carbon Economy Directorate  
  • Scottish Enterprise, Lorna Edward – Low Carbon Transition Team 
  • ETP, Alex Reid – Business Development Manager, Zero-Emission Mobility 

Panel (Some presenters included above) 

  • Urban Foresight, Dan Langford – Sustainable Transport Cluster Builder Lead 

Both sessions will be followed by a Panel Discussion with Q&A 


LESSIN is led by Energy Systems Catapult in collaboration with the Energy Technology Partnership (ETP), and on behalf of Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise. ​The project is part-funded by the 2014–2020 European Structural and Investment Fund.

Energy Systems Catapult, Energy Technology Partnership and other innovation support organisations will work with Scottish industry to identify challenges and opportunities in delivering Local Energy Systems. ​

​Become part of the LESSIN. It’s free to be a member! ​

  • Is your business part of the energy sector in Scotland? ​Or could it be in future?
  • Might your business be able to help “LESSIN” the CO2 in local energy systems? ​
  • Would you like to contribute to the major transformation of how we produce, consume and balance energy in local energy systems in Scotland and beyond?   ​


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Already a member? Register for the Hydrogen and Zero Emissions Mobility Launch Event today.

LESSIN – Hydrogen and Zero Emission Mobility Launch Event


7th October 2021


12pm - 2pm

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Online - Teams

Duration: 2hrs


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