JGC bags FEED contract for green Hydrogen/MCH production plant in Malaysia
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JGC bags FEED contract for green Hydrogen/MCH production plant in Malaysia

The green hydrogen plant will produce approximately 90,000 tons of CO2-free hydrogen per year

  • By ICN Bureau | April 02, 2024

JGC Holdings Corporation announced that JGC Corporation which operates the overseas engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) business of the JGC Group was awarded the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for a green hydrogen and Methylcyclohexane production plant in Malaysia by ENEOS Corporation (ENEOS) and Sumitomo Corporation (Sumitomo).

ENEOS and Sumitomo, in collaboration with SEDC Energy, a company operated by the state government of Sarawak, Malaysia, are planning to establish a CO2-free hydrogen supply chain in which the CO2-free hydrogen produced using electricity from renewable energy sources from hydroelectric power plants is converted to MCH*, one of the most efficient forms of hydrogen transportation, for marine transportation to sites in Japan.

The green hydrogen plant will produce approximately 90,000 tons of CO2-free hydrogen per year for conversion to MCH. Of the hydrogen produced, 2,000 tons per year will be supplied to local users.

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