Aichi Tahara Biomass Power Plant is a 75MW biopower project. It is planned in Aichi, Japan. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in October 2024.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Biopower||75||–||75||Permitting||Aichi, Japan||JAG Energy; Marubeni; Osaka Gas|
The project is being developed and currently owned by JAG Energy, Marubeni and Osaka Gas. The company’s ownership stake in the project stands as 37.5%, 37.5% and 25% respectively.
The project cost is expected to be around $313.194m.
Wood pellets which is a kind of wood by-product will be used as a feedstock to power the project.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by October 2024.
About JAG Energy
JAG Energy Co Ltd develops and operates renewable energy plants and offers renewable energy consulting services. The company is headquartered in Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.
Marubeni Corp (Marubeni) is an integrated trading and investment business that operates through its domestic and overseas subsidiaries. The company provides various products and commodities such as marine products, chemicals, energy, metals and minerals, machinery, textiles, forest products and general merchandise, and pulp and paper. It also offers finance, logistics, development and construction services. The company explores transports, stores and markets natural resources. Marubeni provides insurance and reinsurance, fund and Japan real estate investment trust management and property management services, and operates transportation infrastructure projects. It has operations across North America, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania. Marubeni is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan
About Osaka Gas
Osaka Gas Co Ltd (OGCL) supplies natural gas to its customers in Kansai region, besides offering LPG, electricity and other energy-related products and services through affiliated enterprises. Its operations consist of domestic energy, environmental and non-energy, and international energy businesses. OGCL has international focus on upstream, midstream and downstream sectors of the oil and gas industry. The company’s non-energy businesses include materials, real estate and IT. It serves residential, commercial and industrial sectors. OGCL purchases LNG from Brunei, Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia and other countries. The company has offices in Australia, Singapore, Thailand, the US and the UK. OGCL is headquartered in Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan.
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