Humber Zero

An industry-led project to remove over 40 MT/CO2 every year by 2040 from the wider Humber and create a low carbon industrial future for the region.

Humber Zero is a strategy to decarbonise critical industry and safeguard local jobs in the wider Humber region

Backed by VPI Immingham, Uniper and Phillips 66, Humber Zero is a carbon capture storage (CCS) project based on the south bank of the Humber river. It is a plan with large-scale impact, reducing national CO2 emissions, protecting local jobs and supporting the Humber’s economy.

40 MT/CO2

removed every year by 2040, starting at 8 MT/CO2 by mid 2020s.

1000 MWth of hydrogen

intended to power over a million homes with clean energy.

55,000 local jobs

potentially safeguarded in the Humber’s existing industry with opportunities to create new, highly skilled jobs.

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