Zhangjiakou demonstration project

Zhangjiakou is China's first and only national-level renewable energy demonstration zone approved and established by the State Council.

LEAD DEVELOPER

Zhangjiakou Municipal People's Government

PROJECT PARTNERS

Zhangjiakou Development and Reform Commission/Zhangjiakou Hydrogen and Renewable Energy Research Institute

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

MAIN LOCATION

China

OTHER LOCATIONS

Project details

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

N.A.

INVESTMENT VOLUME

N.A.

FUNDING
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with PEM electrolyser

H2 STORAGE

    H2 TRANSPORT

    • Pipeline - Compressed H2
    • Trucking - Compressed H2
    • Trucking - Liquid H2

    H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

    END USES

    MOBILITY

    • Cars
    • Buses
    • Trucks
    • Forklifts

    ENERGY

    • Stationary fuel cells for distributed generation
    • Hydrogen supply to gas-fired power plants

    INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

    Project timeline

    CURRENT STATUS:

    Start of implementation

    2014

    N.A.

    Start of project development

    N.A.

    Project finalization

    2035


    KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

    PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

    • Business model/business case development

    • Technological readiness/technological performance (e.g. availability, efficiency, duration/lifetime)

    • Regulatory provisions

    • Permitting and authorization procedures

    • Political backing and buy-in

    • Funding

    • Experienced staff

    • Local public acceptance

    • Stakeholder cooperation

    COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

    N.A.

    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.