Port of Aberdeen, in partnership with Subsea7, will investigate the feasibility of storing hydrogen underwater at the new Aberdeen South Harbour. The May 30 announcement follows the award of a £150,000 grant from the Scottish government.
The ‘H2Shore – Hydrogen project will work out the most effective technology to use and decide where it would be best sited.
Energy consultancy firm, Xodus, is tasked with scrutinising the necessary distribution and bunkering requirements, with a focus on equipment, processes, and operating procedures.
This study is among 32 projects to receive funding from the Hydrogen Innovation Scheme, a programme dedicated to fostering innovation in renewable hydrogen production, storage, and distribution.