Architectural glass production powered by hydrogen in world first

Press Release. 30 Aug 2021. Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG group, has successfully manufactured architectural glass at its St Helens facility using hydrogen power in a world-first trial.

Insights - Pilkington

Company News, Architect, Automotive, Householder, Trade. Read More. News Item. Waste energy could heat homes and businesses with revolutionary low carbon heat network. 16 December 2021. A revolutionary green technology for St Helens could provide low carbon heating using waste heat from local industry.

New managing director to lead St Helens glass giant in new ... - Pilkington

22 Nov 2021. Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has appointed Neil Syder to managing director to lead the glass manufacturer as it adapts to an age of decarbonisation and targets new opportunities. Neil brings over 30 years’ experience within the company to the post.

Glass giant invests in sustainable glassmaking in St Helens - Pilkington

24 Apr 2023. Pilkington UK secures the future of rolled glass production in the UK with major investment in St Helens as part of government-backed project. The glass manufacturer will move its Watson Street manufacturing operations to its Greengate site in the town, with a major investment to upgrade its Greengate glass furnace.

Pilkington UK Hosts Europe’s First Carbon Capture Trial in the Flat ...

21 Dec 2023. Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, announced the successful launch of Europe's first carbon capture trial in the flat glass industry, alongside partners C-Capture and Glass Futures. On the 12 th December, the project partners met at the Pilkington UK site to see the carbon capture unit in action.

NSG Group’s carbon pledges certified as UK arm leads ... - Pilkington

11 Sep 2022. NSG Group’s increased targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have been certified by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) The Group’s UK subsidiary, Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, leads global efforts to decarbonise the glass manufacturing industry.

Industry in a climate crisis: green shoots and blue flames - Pilkington

Phil Brown, European regulatory marketing manager at Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, reflects on the glass and glazing sector’s sustainable transformation in the face of climate change.

Biofuel trial by St Helens glass giant marks new world-first towards ...

Press Release. 28 Feb 2022. Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has become the world’s first flat glass manufacturer to fire its furnace on 100% biofuel, as part of an industry trial to find sustainable alternatives to natural gas. A sustainable biofuel made from organic waste materials powered the St Helens glass ...

NSG Group and Cohda collaborate to create futuristic ... - Pilkington

Press Release. 04 Oct 2021. The NSG Group, owner of Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, has collaborated with product design studio Cohda to create new futuristic glass applications that deliver power to devices without the need for wires.

Pilkington UK to showcase market leading low carbon glass at Futurebuild 24

Hosted at the London Excel, a select few of the Pilkington UK commercial team will present Pilkington Mirai™, their new low carbon architectural glass with 52% less embodied carbon vs their standard product*.Visitors will get the chance to get up-close and personal with the product, and the team will be engaging with visitors to answer any questions about the company's roadmap to sustainability.

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