Demonstrations Begin for a Community-based Biofuel Production System on the Island of Tanegashima
－A Small-scale Distributed Plant for Fuel Production and a Centralized Plant for Resin Regeneration Developed－
October 31, 2016
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
EPSILON Co., Ltd.
As part of a NEDO project, EPSILON Co., Ltd. and Tohoku University developed a small-scale distributed plant for fuel production and a centralized plant for resin regeneration in Nishino-omote City on the island of Tanegashima, establishing a biodiesel production system suitable for both local production and local consumption.
Full-scale demonstrations of this community-based biofuel production system will start at a later date.
For more information, please contact
NEDO Innovation Promotion Department
Contact Persons: Satoh, Kitagawa Tel: +81-44-520-5175
EPSILPN Co., Ltd.
Contact Persons: Minami, Niwa Tel: +81-45-323-2521
Tohoku University, Graduate School of Engineering, Public Relations Office
Contact Person: Banba Tel: +81-22-795-5898 E-mail: email@example.com