The cutting edge of Industry's energy transition


New Hydrogen Unit, Vila Velha de Ródão

The importance of the VVDR HYDROGEN PLANT – 30+45MW, DH2 Energy project lies in its contribution to the advancement of energetic transition to renewable sources and to promoting green hydrogen as a sustainable alternative to fossil fuels.

The project consisted of implementing a green hydrogen production plant using the electrolysis process. Green hydrogen is produced through the electrolysis of water, using electricity from renewable sources such as wind or solar energy, which minimises CO2 emission. The plant’s main objective is to serve the industries in its vicinity.

Key numbers

Sector

Energy

Location

Portugal

Year

2024

Status

Ongoing

Services

Engineering

Hydrogen Plant

75 MW

Impact

Quadrante was responsible for the engineering services and technical assistance for the construction of the Solar Power Plant and the 400-/30-kV Substation, in a project of considerable importance for fulfilling Portugal’s objectives regarding the integration of energy generation from renewable sources.

  • "This project represents a significant milestone in DH2 Energy's global strategy for developing Renewable Hydrogen Production Units. The choice of Quadrante as a partner in the engineering and licensing field turned out to be a natural selection, given its expertise and experience in complex technological projects."

    Nuno Gonçalves

    Portugal Director - DH2 Energy/DH2 Portugal