Shell to build Europe’s ‘largest’ renewable hydrogen plant to help power Dutch refinery
CNBC Plans to build a major hydrogen plant in the Netherlands will go ahead following a final investment decision by subsidiaries of oil and gas giant Shell. In an announcement Wednesday, Shell said the Holland Hydrogen I facility …The post Shell to build Europe’s ‘largest’ renewable hydrogen plant to help power Dutch refinery appeared first on Oil & Gas 360.
Shell is building Europe’s largest green hydrogen plant…to produce fossil fuels
Shell said it’s constructing the largest green hydrogen plant in Europe, which will generate 200 megawatts (MW) of power without emitting any carbon. The plant, to be completed in 2025, will even draw electricity from an offshore wind farm that Shell is also building.It sounds like a clean-energy dream until you hear that Shell plans to use all of that green hydrogen to produce gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel at its nearby refinery in Rotterdam.S…