Decision details

Proposed lease of the unused Herne Bay BMX Park

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED: To grant Ryse Hydrogen Ltd a lease of the former BMX park to enable them to develop a facility for making hydrogen for use as an alternative to fossil fuel, initially for London buses, but potentially for a local market in the longer term.


Reasons for the decision: The land currently had limited options. This action provided an opportunity for the company to develop an alternative to fossil fuels, with potential environmental and employment benefits.

Publication date: 09/10/2019

Date of decision: 26/09/2019

Decided at meeting: 26/09/2019 - Regeneration and Property Committee

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