HyWays for Future

LEAD DEVELOPER

EWE AG

PROJECT PARTNERS

EWE, swb, H2-MOBILITY, BMÖ, VWG, BSAG, VG-WHV, VGB, AWB, ALB, SB, WHV, CUX, Nehlsen, ...

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) (NIP2)

MAIN LOCATION

Bremen, Bremerhaven, Cuxhaven, Oldenburg, Wilhelmshaven
(
Germany
)

OTHER LOCATIONS

Bremen, Bremerhaven, Cuxhaven, Oldenburg, Wilhelmshaven (Germany)

HyWays for Future

Hydrogen model region in the Northwest of Germany that focuses on the transport and industrial sectors.

PROJECT DETAILS

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

3.00
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

  • Electricity from the local grid
  • Other

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with PEM electrolyser

H2 STORAGE

  • Cylinder - Compressed H2

H2 TRANSPORT

  • Trucking - Compressed H2

H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

  • HRS 700 bar
  • HRS 350 bar
END USES

MOBILITY

  • Cars
  • Buses
  • Trucks
  • Other

ENERGY

INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

  • Supply to steel industry

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

90.00
FUNDING

PROJECT TIMELINE

2014

Start of project development

Project finalisation

2035


CURRENT STATUS:

High level plan on government level exists

KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

  • Business model/business case development

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

  • Regulatory provisions

  • Funding

  • Local public acceptance

  • Project's business case

COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

  • Securing private investors

  • Building a financial model

  • Putting a de-risking framework in place

  • 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.