A Vision for powering a sustainable future

Helping Northern Ireland play its part in tackling climate change

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OUR VISION

The Masterplan Vision

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TickNatural Gas Supply: New pipeline supplying natural gas to convert the OCGT units from distillate to lower carbon generation

TickNew Flexible Generation: Transitioning from coal to new cleaner and more flexible generation

TickBattery Storage: Enhancing grid stability by providing fast response ancillary services

TickSolar Farm: Renewable electricity generation using our greatest natural resources

TickEV Charging: Providing infrastructure for one of the most sustainable forms of transport

TickLearning and Visitors Centre: State of the art educational facility promoting the importance of decarbonisation

TickMulti Fuel CHP Facility: Generating renewable heat and electricity from a variety of fuel sources

TickBiodiversity Area: Benefitting established wildlife habitats as well as providing new habitats

TickHydrogen Facility: Future proofing the site for technological advances allowing the transition from gas to hydrogen

TickData Centre: Providing efficient and secure data storage to support the digital economy

Masterplan

Benefits

Helping protect the environment and supporting the local economy

440MW

OF LOWER CARBON AND RENEWABLE ENERGY

POWERING UP TO

500,000

HOMES

UP TO

£600m

INVESTMENT

200+

HIGH QUALITY JOBS DURING CONSTRUCTION

150+

FULL TIME OPERATIONAL JOBS

Significant long-term contribution to Mid and East Antrim Borough Council economy

Mea council

Secures vital indigenous generation underpinning security of electricity supply for NI