ZEV - Zero Emission Valley

LEAD DEVELOPER

Regional Council Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

PROJECT PARTNERS

Europe, Michelin, ENGIE, Banque des Territoires, Crédit Agricole, Ademe and Communities

MAIN POLITICAL SPONSORS

Europe, Regional Council Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Ademe and Communities

MAIN LOCATION

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
(
France
)

OTHER LOCATIONS

Chambéry, Clermont-Ferrand, Riom, Moutiers, Lyon, Grenoble, Saint Etienne, Annecy, Bourg en Bresse, Villefranche sur Saône, Montélimar (France)

ZEV - Zero Emission Valley

This project aims to deploy 20 hydrogen stations and 1,200 vehicles in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes before the end of 2023.

PROJECT DETAILS

H2 PRODUCTION VOLUME

[T/day]:

1.60
VALUE CHAIN COVERAGE

PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCING

  • Electricity from renewable energy sources

H2 PRODUCTION

  • Water electrolysis with PEM electrolyser

H2 STORAGE

  • Cylinder
  • Cavern

H2 TRANSPORT

  • Pipeline
  • Trucking

H2 DISTRIBUTION FOR MOBILITY

  • HRS 700 bar
  • HRS 350 bar
END USES

MOBILITY

  • Cars
  • Buses
  • Trucks
  • Forklifts
  • Trains
  • Ships

ENERGY

INDUSTRIAL FEEDSTOCK

    INVESTMENT VOLUME

    [M€]:

    70.00
    FUNDING

    PROJECT TIMELINE

    2014

    Start of project development

    Project finalisation

    2035


    CURRENT STATUS:

    Start of implementation

    KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

    PROJECT DEVELOPMENT PHASE

    • Business model/business case development

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

    • Political backing and buy-in

    • Funding

    • Project's business case

    • Project's governance model

    COMMERCIAL AND FINANCING PHASE

    • Applying for public subsidy/grant schemes

    • Securing private investors

    • Securing public financial support (subsidy/grant)

    • Building a 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.