Kyokuto Kaihatsu Kogyo Co Ltd (Nishinomiya City, Hyogo Prefecture) announced Oct 23, 2019, that it has received an order for construction of biomass power generation facilities from Bio Diesel Okayama Co Ltd (Okayama City).
Bio Diesel Okayama is a company affiliated with the Dowa group.
The biomass power plant will use food waste to produce combustible gas and is scheduled to start operation in April 2021. It will process 45t of food waste per day and have a rated output of 910kW.
The methane fermentation tank and gas engine generator employed for the plant are products of Kyokuto Kaihatsu Kogyo and Germany-based 2G, respectively.