NortH2, Netherlands

12th April 2024

NortH2, Netherlands

Photo by: RWE

Name of the Project

Off the coast of the Netherlands.

Project Owner/s
Shell, Groningen Seaports Gasunie, the province of Groningen, Equinor and RWE.

Project Description
The project will produce green hydrogen using renewable electricity from offshore wind energy.

NortH2 will have a capacity of 1 GW in 2027, 4 GW by 2030 and more than 10 GW by 2040 for electrolysis, which equates to about  400 000 t/y of green hydrogen production in 2030 and one-million tonnes a year of green hydrogen production by 2040.

This can abate eight to ten-million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions.

Potential Job Creation
Not stated.

Capital Expenditure
Not stated.

Planned Start/End Date
The project was launched in 2020.

Latest Developments
None stated.

Key Contracts, Suppliers and Consultants
None stated.

Contact Details for Project Information
Equinor, tel +47 51 99 00 00.
Groningen Seaports Gasunie, Werna Udding, email
RWE, tel  +49 201 5179-0. 
Shell, tel +44 207 934 5550.