Envision Energy to supply wind turbines to world’s largest hydrogen plant powered by renewable energy

World Oil Staff June 06, 2023

(WO) – Envision Energy has signed a contract to supply 1.67 GW wind turbines for NEOM Green Hydrogen Company, the world's largest utility-scale hydrogen plant powered entirely by renewable energy. The mega plant is located at Oxagon, Saudi Arabia's region of NEOM. 

Under the contract, Envision's cutting-edge 171-6.5MW wind turbines will be installed and are expected to be fully operational by 2026.

"This contract represents a significant milestone for both our companies and the industry at large," said Zhang Lei, CEO of Envision Energy. "We are proud to be associated with such an ambitious project that will pave the way for other companies to follow suit in pursuing sustainable initiatives."

NEOM Green Hydrogen Company aims to produce carbon-free hydrogen using solely renewable energy sources such as wind and solar power to produce up to 600 tonnes per day of carbon-free hydrogen by the end of 2026. This initiative serves as a critical step forward in promoting Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030 mission of reducing carbon emissions while simultaneously encouraging economic growth and job creation.

As a global net-zero technology partner, Envision offers a comprehensive suite of system solutions. In addition to wind turbine technology, Envision has extensive expertise in new energy infrastructure, combining renewables with energy storage, digital grid, and power-to-x (P2X) technologies. The mega plant by NEOM Green Hydrogen Company serves as a testament to Envision's commitment and ability to enable organizations worldwide to achieve their renewable energy goals.

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