NDRL (Norddeutsches Reallabor - Living Lab Northern Germany)

LEAD DEVELOPER

Joint development

PROJECT PARTNERS

More than 50 partners from industry, research and politics

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

German Government, Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI), Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU)

MAIN LOCATION

Hamburg
(
Germany
)

OTHER LOCATIONS

Schwerin (Germany), Lübeck (Germany), Brunsbüttel (Germany)

NDRL (Norddeutsches Reallabor - Living Lab Northern Germany)

The Norddeutsche Reallabor is a project that intends to test the overall transformation of the energy system in order to demonstrate a rapid decarbonisation of all energy consumption sectors in Northern Germany.

PROJECT DETAILS

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

10.00
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with PEM electrolyser

H2 STORAGE

  • Cylinder - Compressed H2
  • Cavern - Compressed H2

H2 TRANSPORT

  • Pipeline
  • Trucking

H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

  • HRS 700 bar
  • HRS 350 bar
END USES

MOBILITY

  • Cars
  • Buses
  • Trucks
  • Other

ENERGY

INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

  • Supply to chemical industry (e.g. fertilizer production)
  • Supply to refineries
  • Supply to other industries

INVESTMENT VOLUME

[M€]:

325.00
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

  • Funding

  • Stakeholder cooperation

COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

  • Securing private investors

  • Securing public financial support (subsidy/grant)

  • Building a financial model

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