Fertiglobe, with its partners Scatec ASA, the Sovereign Fund of Egypt and Orascom Construction, have selected Plug Power Inc. as the technology provider for a 100 MW electrolyser to produce green hydrogen as feedstock for up to 90 000 t of green ammonia production at EBIC in Ain Sokhna, Egypt.
The 100 MW PEM (Polymer Electrolyte Membrane) electrolySer will be the largest independently owned facility globally when it comes online and is the first phase in Fertiglobe’s green ammonia strategy.
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The green hydrogen will be used to produce fertilizers, melamine and technical nitrogen at Borealis operations in Linz, Austria. The electrolysis plant is scheduled to commence operations in 2025, with projected annual CO2 emissions reductions of up to 90 000 t.