North-East Clean Center is a 15MW biopower project. It is located in Kyoto, Japan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2001.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 15 15 Active Kyoto, Japan Kawasaki Heavy Industries


The project was developed by Kawasaki Heavy Industries and is currently owned by Kyoto Prefecture.

Refuse which is a kind of municipal solid waste is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in March 2001.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to The Kansai Electric Power under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Kawasaki Heavy Industries was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The company provided 1 turbine with 15MW nameplate capacity.

About Kawasaki Heavy Industries

Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd (Kawasaki) is a technology company that offers a broad range of products across diversified fields. The company manufactures and sells motorcycles and engines, aircraft, jet engines, general-purpose gas turbine generators, hydraulic components and hydraulic systems, submarines, LNG/LPG carriers, bulk carriers, and rolling stock. Kawasaki also provides plant engineering services for a wide range of industrial plants, including chemical plants and boiler facilities; environmental protection facilities including municipal waste treatments; cement plants; and tunneling equipment and steel structures such as LNG Tanks. It has operations in Asia, Europe, North America, and other regions, and manufacturing facilities and offices across the world. Kawasaki is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.


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