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The world's biggest threat is our region's biggest opportunity.

The Humber is already well established as the UK’s Energy Estuary. Our mission is to build on this and give the Humber a global relevance by working together to develop the region as a demonstrator of a zero carbon economy.

Marketing Humber has partnered with the University of Hull to launch an ambitious campaign ‘The Waterline’.

Our Mission

Grand Challenges

Most people associate climate change with power production and the burning of fossil fuels. Renewables are getting cheaper and many countries are committing to rely more on them and less on fossil fuels for their electricity needs. De-carbonising the way we generate electricity remains a fundamental part of the solution.

The Challenges
Five Grand Challenges


The Waterline campaign brings together the University of Hull with Marketing Humber Bondholders and leading regional, national and international businesses to support the region’s transition to a zero-carbon economy.

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The Waterline Summit 2020
The Waterline Summit 2020
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The Waterline

The magazine was produced ahead of the 2019 Waterline Summit in partnership with leading organisations that are innovating in the race to net-zero.

Take a look at our magazine using the flipbook below.

Our Partners

Our Principal Partners below include some of the region’s biggest employers. View the full list of our Principal and Major Partners featuring some of the Humber’s most powerful business voices.

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Hull City Council
J.R. Rix & Sons
Yorkshire Water
University of Hull
NHS - Hull University Teaching Hospitals
East Riding
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Smith + Nephew