Europe's Hydrogen Hub: H2 Proposition Zuid-Holland/Rotterdam

LEAD DEVELOPER

Port of Rotterdam, Stedin, Innovation Quarter, Economic Board Zuid-Holland, Province of Zuid-Holland & Municipality of Rotterdam

PROJECT PARTNERS

Air Liquide, Air Products, AVR, BP, Deltalinqs, EBN, Eneco, Ennology, Equinor, Evides Waterbedrijf, ExxonMobil, Fieldlab Industrial Elektrification, Future Proof Shipping, Gasunie, Huntsman, Hydrogenious, Koedood Marine Group, Koole, LyondellBasell, Neste

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

Province of Zuid-Holland & The Municipality of Rotterdam

MAIN LOCATION

Rotterdam
(
Netherlands
)

OTHER LOCATIONS

Goeree-Overflakkee (region/island), Netherlands; Lansingerland, Waddinxveen, Zoetermeer en Zuidplas (A12-corridor), Netherlands

Europe's Hydrogen Hub: H2 Proposition Zuid-Holland/Rotterdam

Zuid-Holland has the industry, knowledge institutes and transportation capabilities to be the European Hydrogen Hub, and supply Europe’s hydrogen demands. In triple helix collaboration, this region works towards international climate goals.

PROJECT DETAILS

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

3180.00
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

  • Electricity from offshore wind

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with PEM electrolyser
  • SMR with CC(U)S

H2 STORAGE

  • Cylinder - Compressed H2
  • Cylinder - Ammonia
  • Cylinder - LOHC
  • Other

H2 TRANSPORT

  • Pipeline - Compressed H2

H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

  • HRS 700 bar
  • HRS 350 bar
END USES

MOBILITY

  • Cars
  • Buses
  • 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

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

1,000.00
FUNDING

PROJECT TIMELINE

2014

Start of project development

Project finalisation

2035


CURRENT STATUS:

Concrete project plan agreed by main stakeholders

KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

  • Political backing and buy-in

    Projects are being supported by the local government (municipality of Rotterdam) and regional government (Province of Zuid-Holland).

COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

  • Applying for public subsidy/grant schemes

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.