CEOG (Centrale Electrique de l'Ouest Guyanais)

Renewable project combining solar PV plant with large storage capacity based on hydrogen to produce stable and dispatchable power to the grid of French Guiana.

LEAD DEVELOPER

HDF (Hydrogène de France)

PROJECT PARTNERS

MERIDIAM and SARA

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

Collectivité Territoriale de Guyane (CTG)

MAIN LOCATION

French Guiana

OTHER LOCATIONS

No

Project details

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

2.00

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

130.00
FUNDING
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

  • Electricity from solar PV

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with ALK electrolyser

H2 STORAGE

  • Cylinder - Compressed H2

H2 TRANSPORT

H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

END USES

MOBILITY

ENERGY

  • Stationary fuel cells for distributed generations - Prime power

INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

Project timeline

CURRENT STATUS:

Start of implementation

2014

Start of project development

Project finalization

2035


KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

  • Business model/business case development

    PPA must be competitive and legally robust

  • Experienced staff

    To specify the engineering for the RFQ to technology providers and EPCs

COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

  • Securing private investors

  • Building a financial model

  • Preparing documentation for a due diligence process

N.A.: Not available. This is possible due to two reasons: a) the Hydrogen Valley chose to not publicly display the data or b) the Hydrogen Valley did not answer the specific question in the associated survey.