Renewable vitality agency ACME Group on Monday introduced its partnership with the US-based KBR Technology for its USD 3.5-billion inexperienced hydrogen and inexperienced ammonia challenge in Oman.
Under the contract, KBR will present expertise licence, engineering, proprietary gear, catalyst and commissioning companies for a plant to supply ammonia, the corporate mentioned in a press release.
“This facility, aimed towards exporting green ammonia to Europe and Asia, will be the first project of this scale.
“We chosen KBR Technology due to its excessive yields and the bottom vitality consumption and stay up for profitable challenge implementation,” Manoj Okay Upadhyay, founder and chairman of ACME Group, mentioned within the assertion.
In March 2021, ACME Group and the Oman Company for the Development of the Special Economic Zone at Duqm had signed a memorandum of understanding to arrange a large-scale facility to supply inexperienced hydrogen and inexperienced ammonia. The plant might be an built-in facility utilizing three gigawatt-peak (GWp) of photo voltaic and 0.5 GWp of wind vitality to supply 2,400 TPD of inexperienced ammonia with an annual manufacturing of about 0.9 million tonnes.
Recently, the ACME Group signed a land pact to arrange one of many world”s largest inexperienced ammonia tasks on the particular financial zone on the port of Duqm in Oman. The settlement was signed with the Public Authority for Special Economic Zones and Free Zones, a authorities authority of Oman. Black & Veatch has been appointed because the environmental marketing consultant and proprietor”s engineer for the challenge.
ACME Group is within the means of commissioning the world”s first built-in inexperienced hydrogen and inexperienced ammonia plant in Bikaner, India. Green hydrogen might be produced utilizing 5 megawatt-peak (MWp), expandable as much as 10 MWp, from the photo voltaic plant, which is an integral a part of the challenge.
ACME Group has constructed a photo voltaic portfolio of six GWp. Of this, the corporate at the moment holds a portfolio of 5.25 GWp, which incorporates 2.2 GWp of operational capability and one other 3.05 GWp is underneath development. These are unfold throughout 12 states in India.