New Fortress to Build 120 MW Green Hydrogen Plant on Gulf Coast

Through New Fortress Energy's infrastructure investment in Plug Power's Beaumont, Texas-based green hydrogen facility, the company will be able to produce nearly 50 tons of green hydrogen per day.

Hart Energy Staff
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Plug Power is building an end-to-end green hydrogen ecosystem, from production, storage and delivery to energy generation, to help its customers meet their business goals and decarbonize the economy. (Source: Shutterstock.com)

New Fortress Energy Inc. entered an agreement for the construction of a 120-MW green hydrogen plant with Plug Power Inc., a press release announced on Aug. 4.

The plant, located in Jefferson County, Texas, near Beaumont, Texas, is expected to be the largest green hydrogen plant in North America.

At the facility, scalable to nearly 500 MW with the additional infrastructure, Plug Power will produce its proton exchange membrane electrolysis technology, as well as more than 50 tons of green hydrogen per day.

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