Related Articles
Ancala is looking at the opportunities offered by power-from-shore
Forward article link
Share PDF with colleagues

Aggregation holds key for UKCS offshore electrification

Midstream firm says demand needs to be pooled to justify investment

Ancala Midstream, the operator of the Beryl and Sage pipelines and the Sage terminal in the UK’s Northern North Sea, is looking at the opportunities that power-from-shore might open up for the midstream sector, the firm’s CEO Jim Halliday tells Transition Economist. But he cautions that operators will have to work together to realise this lower-carbon ambition. “The fundamental concern is that each individual operator is looking for something in the order of 30-40MW of power generation. If you are sitting 300km offshore, it is highly unlikely that you could ever get that amount of power out to your facility at anything like a competitive price,” warns Halliday. “And it is not just about pr



{{ error }}
{{ comment.comment.Name }} • {{ comment.timeAgo }}
{{ comment.comment.Text }}
Also in this section
Entropy’s low-cost modular CCS technology
7 May 2021
Post-combustion modular technology allows capture of emissions from most common sources of industrial process rather than just largest single source
Batteries, hydrogen and CCS key to transition
7 May 2021
Reaching net-zero emissions will require widespread deployment of all three technologies
Obstacles to renewables growth can be addressed
7 May 2021
Supply chain resilience, intermittency issues and ageing grids all stand in the way of decarbonising power supply
Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Project Data
PE Store
Social Links
Social Feeds
Featured Video