MOHN – Masterplan Offshore Hydrogen North Sea

The objective of the MOHN project is to develop a strategy to accelerate the implementation of offshore electrolysis capacity in the European North Sea.


Align existing national and regional initiatives and activities into one coordinated masterplan

Narrow down framework conditions as a medium- to long-term market perspective for project developers

Support regulators to quickly develop a framework within a fast-changing energy worl

Provide input and interface into ongoing onshore infrastructure planning activities

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Overall project management

Offshore, regulatory, spatial planning

Stakeholder management: establishment of country-specific stakeholder boards/working groups and inventory of offshore spatial planning

Iterative development of scenarios and selection of a master scenario

Project overview

Full project title:
Development of a master plan Offshore Hydrogen North Sea as a no-regret option.

Client and Duration:
7th Energy Research Program, 2022 - 2023.

Project Volume:
1 Mio €

Fraunhofer Institute for Energy Infrastructures and Geothermal Energy (IEG).

Contributing Consultants:
Meiko Neumann, Meryem Maghrebi, Leopold Krings.