Haldor Topsoe introduced in December that Grön Fuels has chosen its HydroFlex renewable fuels and H2bridge bio-hydrogen applied sciences with bio-carbon seize and storage (bio-CCS) possibility for its proposed $9.2 billion biorefinery in Louisiana.
Grön Fuels announced in November 2020 that it’s learning the feasibility of growth a renewable gas advanced on the Port of Better Batton Rouge. The mission can be in-built stagers over 9 years. Within the first section of growth, the power would be capable of produce 60,000 barrels per day of renewable diesel with an possibility to supply renewable jet gas. A last funding choice is predicted to be made in 2021, with the primary section of growth full in 2024
Haldor Topsoe mentioned its H2bridge hydrogen expertise with the HydroFlex expertise will enable the proposed facility to supply renewable bio-hydrogen equal to the manufacturing of a 1,000 megawatt (MW) hydrolyser plant at a fraction of the associated fee. Bio-hydrogen not utilized for renewable diesel manufacturing will likely be made out there by Grön Fuels for buy by third events.
The proposed facility will produce renewable diesel from quite a lot of feedstocks, corresponding to soybean and canola oils, distillers corn oil, tallow, used cooking oil and feedstocks of the longer term, corresponding to bio-crudes. Topsoe mentioned it labored with Grön Fuels to design the power to have the ability to manufacture renewable arctic diesel with an additive-free cloud level of -40 levels.
Haldor Topsoe additionally famous the choice for bio-CCS would enable the power to seize roughly 1 million tons of carbon dioxide yearly for sequestration in deep saline aquifers situated under the mission website, enabling the manufacturing of carbon-negative gas manufacturing.
A full copy of Haldor Topsoe’s announcement is out there on the corporate’s website.