Why Humber?

What makes the Humber an ideal place to invest in new technologies to tackle net zero? Find out more about the Humber’s national and global role, why our region is an innovation and investment hot-spot and get information on the key practical components to basing your investment here.

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Why Invest In The Humber?

The Humber is the UK’s Energy Estuary

Key estuarial region to demonstrate decarbonisation

Wave of big-ticket investments

Excellent connections to UK, Europe and rest of the world

Large-scale carbon capture cluster

Ample land availability

Established innovation system

Leading flood resilience projects

Key Facts


Why Humber Articles

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Why the world needs the Humber

The challenges and opportunities presented by zero-carbon targets. 

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Why the Humber is key to UK PLC

Find out why the Humber region is crucial to UK PLC, playing a huge role in driving the nation’s economy.

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Investment momentum

The Humber region has seen a stream of big-ticket investments from both UK and multinational organisations.

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Innovation Ecosystem

The Humber has all the ingredients of an effective innovation ecosystem capable of shaping its economic transformation into a world leading, low-carbon economy.

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Energy resilience and carbon capture

Energy remains an important facet for the Humber's processing and manufacturing industries. However, the way it is produced is changing rapidly.

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Financial infrastructure

Read about the host of funding opportunities available to businesses within the Humber region.

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Land availability

The Humber is blessed with large tracts of land allocated for industrial development.

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Flood resilience

The combination of topography, geography and an interconnected drainage system makes Hull unique in terms of flood risk. 

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Transport links

The Humber’s outstanding location and connectivity has led to us building a unique body of port related logistics, engineering and manufacturing expertise and infrastructure.

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The Humber provides the perfect industrial cluster to demonstrate multiple solutions to the climate change challenge.

The World Needs The Humber

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