SSE Thermal and Equinor: Hydrogen storage at Aldbrough [video]

19/08/2021
SSE Thermal and Equinor have announced plans for one of the worlds largest hydrogen storage facilities

Video transcript:

SSE Thermal and Equinor have announced plans for one of the worlds largest hydrogen storage facilities …

… at their existing Aldbrough gas storage site on the East Yorkshire coast.

Nine underground salt caverns, each the size of St Paul’s Cathedral …

… can be converted or added to, storing up to 320GWh capacity of the low-carbon fuel by 2028.

Low-carbon hydrogen is vital to efforts to decarbonise the Humber …

…including in industry, heating and transport …

… and is due to be produced and used across the Humber …

… including at Equinor’s H2H Saltend site and SSE Thermal & Equinor’s Keadby Hydrogen site …

… both projects within the Zero Carbon Humber initiative and the East Coast Cluster.