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Press Release

A New Verification Plant Designed to Generate Power Using Hydrogen Extracted from Aluminum-Based Waste Completed

- Operations launched at facility in Toyama Prefecture -
April  22,2016
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Alhytec Inc.

As part of a NEDO project, Alhytec Inc. has completed a new verification plant designed to generate power using hydrogen extracted from aluminum-based waste and launched operations on April 22. The amount of hydrogen generated at the verification plant will be increased up to approximately 5 kg per hour (a volume equivalent to fuel cell vehicle mileage of approximately 700 km) in the future.

To commemorate the launch of operations, NEDO held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the verification plant on the site of the Asahi Printing Co., Ltd. Toyama Plant on the same day.

  • Photo of the completed verification plant
    The completed verification plant

For more information, please contact:

NEDO Energy Conservation Technology Department
Contact Person: Futakami Tel: +81-44-520-5281

Alhytec Inc.
Contact Persons: Mizuki, Aso Tel: +81-766-50-8109