Uniper Global Commodities and the Dutch Vesta Terminals have joined to evaluate the feasibility of refurbishing and expanding an existing storage facility, with the aim of creating the first green ammonia hub — the Greenpoint Valley project — in Northwest Europe.
Uniper said it intends to book capacity in the terminal to create an entry point into the Northwest European markets for the growing green ammonia and hydrogen activities within the Uniper group. Developing the green ammonia and hydrogen markets will also further strengthen security of supply in Europe.
A potential capacity booking in Vlissingen, the Netherlands, will accompany Uniper’s efforts to create several access points for green energy into Europe and will be pursued in parallel to its ongoing Wilhelmshaven ammonia terminal project. At Wilhelmshaven, Uniper is building the first LNG import terminal in Germany, while also planning an import terminal for green ammonia. Uniper said the Wilhelmshaven