HI-ACT is delighted to bring you a podcast series, featuring guests from a wide range of Hydrogen integrated speakers.

In addition, our network also contributes to other podcasts regularly.

Find our current episodes below or on our Youtube channel. Stay tuned for more episodes.



Episode 1 – The Importance of Hydrogen Integration to Communities

Our pilot episode welcomed Professor Sara Walker, HI-ACT’s Principle Investigator from Newcastle University, and Professor Karen Henwood, Co-Investigator from Cardiff University. Professor Walker and Henwood set the scene for HI-ACT and the importance of the hydrogen integration work to the public and different communities.


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Episode 2 – Creating and Co-ordinating a Scalable UK Hydrogen Economy

In Episode 2, we introduce Professor Jianzhong Wu from Cardiff University and Professor Rachael Rothman from University of Sheffield and discuss how HI-ACT and the HyRES Hub will work together to create a scalable hydrogen economy for the UK.


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External podcast: Careers unwrapped

In this episode of Careers Unwrapped, host Mark Fawcett is joined by Sara Walker, Director for the Newcastle University Centre of Research Excellence in Energy.  Join them as they:

  • Delve into Sara’s journey from Physics teacher to Energy Professor
  • Discuss dealing with pressure from external organisations
  • Explore what it means to be a woman in STEM
  • Highlight the multidisciplinary aspects of the energy sector
  • Examine the current and future demand for green jobs

And much more!


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Who is behind HI-ACT?

Find out more about the team behind this ambitious project