Crystal Brook Hydrogen Superhub

Large-scale hydrogen production from Neoen hybrid renewables project.

LEAD DEVELOPER

Neoen Australia

PROJECT PARTNERS

Confidential

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

South Australian Government

MAIN LOCATION

Australia

OTHER LOCATIONS

No

Project details

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

25.00

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

370.00
FUNDING
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

  • Electricity from solar PV
  • Electricity from onshore wind

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with ALK electrolyser

H2 STORAGE

    H2 TRANSPORT

      H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

        END USES

        MOBILITY

        • Cars
        • Buses
        • Trucks
        • Forklifts
        • Trains
        • Ships

        ENERGY

        • Hydrogen supply to gas-fired power plants
        • Hydrogen supply for injection into gas grid

        INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

        • Supply to chemical industry (e.g. fertilizer production)
        • Supply to refineries
        • Supply to steel industry
        • Supply to other industries

        Project timeline

        CURRENT STATUS:

        High level plan on government level exists

        2014

        Start of project development

        Project finalization

        2035


        KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

        PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

        • Business model/business case development

        • Political backing and buy-in

        • Funding

        • Risk sharing mechanisms between project partners

        COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

        • Securing public financial support (subsidy/grant)

        • Securing customer commitments to de-risk the financial model

        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.