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Toyo Group Begins Operation of 1.4MW Biogas Power Plant in Hyogo

2019/05/27 09:22
Sousuke Kudou, technical writer
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The Toyo Bio Methane Gas Power Plant (source: Toyo Yabu Bio Energy, Toyo Construction and Toyo Energy Solution)

Toyo Yabu Bio Energy, Toyo Construction and Toyo Energy Solution, which are affiliated with Toyo Group Co Ltd, built a biogas power plant in Yabu City, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan, and had a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the plant March 28, 2019.

The output of the plant, "Toyo Bio Methane Gas Power Plant," is 1.426MW. It is expected to generate about 12,000MWh of electricity, which is equivalent to the amount consumed by 1,800 households, per year.

The plant uses a wet medium-temperature methane fermentation method. Toyo Energy Solution designed the plant, and Toyo Construction provided construction services. The power producer of the plant is Toyo Yabu Bio Energy.