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Horisont Energi have contracted Haldor Topsoe to provide the White Book, meaning the process design, for the ammonia plant in the Barents Blue project, using their innovative SynCOR Ammonia™ technology. SynCOR Ammonia™ is Haldor Topsoe’s state of the art ammonia production technology based upon autothermal reforming. Together with Haldor Topsoe the basis for a market leading ammonia plant in Finnmark both with respect to energy efficiency and carbon footprint will be developed. Through the selection of Haldor Topsoe the project will get an experienced ammonia technology licensor that will follow the project into the operations and all the way to the end of plant life. The Barents Blue project is the first large scale greenfield blue ammonia plant in Europe.

About Horisont Energi
Horisont Energi is a Norwegian carbon tech start-up focusing on carbon sequestration and production of carbon neutral hydrogen and ammonia. The company is developing production plants for these products ashore with the carbon sequestration infrastructure on the Norwegian continental shelf. The company is also commercialising carbon sequestration for the European market.

About Haldor Topsoe
Haldor Topsoe is a global leader in supply of catalysts, technology, and services to the chemical and refining industries. Topsoe aims to be the global leader within carbon emission reduction technologies by 2024. By perfecting chemistry for a better world, Topsoe enables its customers to succeed in the transition towards renewable energy. Topsoe is headquartered in Denmark and serves customers around the globe. In 2019, Topsoe’s revenue was approximately DKK 6 billion, and the company employs more than 2,200 employees.