Legislative Initiatives

An overview of the governmental actions aimed at fostering the adoption of hydrogen as a sustainable energy solution. 

88th Legislative Session THA Highlights

HB 2847 (Darby):

Relating to the jurisdiction of the Railroad Commission of Texas over and a study of production, pipeline transportation, and storage of hydrogen

  • Creates the Hydrogen Production Policy Council, an 11-member board comprised of public and industry members

HB 4885 (Landgraf):

Relating to programs established and funded under the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan

  • Creates the $16m Texas Hydrogen Infrastructure, Vehicle, and Equipment (THIVE) grant program


Yes, in the 88th Legislative Session, HB 4885 (Landgraf) passed which includes the expansion of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Texas Emission Reduction Program (TERP) with a $16 million incentive program for hydrogen vehicles, equipment, and infrastructure.