HyNet North West

HyNet North West is an integrated low carbon hydrogen production, distribution and carbon capture, utilisation and storage project (CCUS).

LEAD DEVELOPER

Progressive Energy

PROJECT PARTNERS

Progressive Energy, Essar Oil (UK) Limited, Johnson Matthey, SNC-Lavalin, CF Fertilisers UK Limited, Peel Environmental Limited, University of Chester, Cadent Gas Limited, Eni, Encirc, North West Hydrogen Alliance

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

MAIN LOCATION

United Kingdom

OTHER LOCATIONS

Yes

Project details

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

2160.00

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

4,000.00
FUNDING
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Other

H2 STORAGE

  • Cavern

H2 TRANSPORT

  • Pipeline - Compressed H2

H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

END USES

MOBILITY

ENERGY

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

INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

  • Supply to refineries
  • Supply to other industries

Project timeline

CURRENT STATUS:

Concrete project plan agreed by main stakeholders

2014

Start of project development

Project finalization

2035


KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

  • Permitting and authorization procedures

    Achieving a DCO (Development Consent Order) for the CO2 pipeline and the H2 pipeline

  • Funding

    Achieving a FID

COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

  • Securing public financial support (subsidy/grant)

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.