Location for NEOM’s $6.5bn green hydrogen-based ammonia plant finalised

The solar and wind power projects aimed at supplying electricity to the $6.5 billion planned green hydrogen-based ammonia plant in Saudi Arabia’s NEOM, are expected to be situated in northwest Saudi Arabia close to the border with Jordan, reported Meed, citing an industry source. 

The tranche includes the construction of solar and wind power plants with a combined capacity of 4,000MW, a power transmission network extending 190 km, and a battery energy storage system. 

According to the report, the developer consortium is evaluating bids to award the contract worth $600 million for the construction of a green hydrogen and ammonia plant. 

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