HyNet North West

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

Regional Project across North West of the UK, including North Wales, Cheshire, Liverpool & Manchester
(
United Kingdom
)

OTHER LOCATIONS

United Kingdom (other sites)

HyNet North West

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

PROJECT DETAILS

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

2160.00
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

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

4,000.00
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

  • 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.