Maishima Waste-to-Energy Facility is a 32MW biopower project. It is located in Osaka, Japan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2001.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 32 32 Active Osaka, Japan Hitachi Zosen


The project was developed by Hitachi Zosen.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this combined heat and power (CHP) project to release the stored energy from the feed. Industrial waste and municipal solid waste are used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2001.

Contractors Involved

Hitachi Zosen was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project.

Hitachi Zosen supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 98TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 350Degree Celsius. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 40bar.

About Hitachi Zosen

Hitachi Zosen Corp (Hitz) is an industrial and engineering company. It designs, constructs and operates refuse incineration and recycling facilities, pressure vessels, marine diesel engines, Energy production,press machines, and other process machines. The company also provides after-sales servicing and maintenance for various plants; monitoring, maintenance, repair, and seismic strengthening services. Along with it it provide services for port cargo handling and warehousing; construction; packaging; customs clearance; transportation through land and water means; automobile service; industrial waste collection and transport; relocation services Infrastructure and Disaster Prevention Systems and property insurance agent services. Hitz has operations in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, North America and other regions. It also has office in Tokyo, Japan. Hitz is headquartered in Suminoe-ku, Osaka, Japan.


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