Iwaki Biomass Wood to Energy Project is an 112MW biopower project. It is located in Fukushima, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2022. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Able Energy. Kanden Energy Solution, Able and Kyudenko are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 45% and 5% respectively.

The project generates 770GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 250,000 households, offsetting 787,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The process of combustion has been adopted in this project to release the stored energy from the feed. Wood pellets which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in April 2022.

Contractors involved

Sumitomo Heavy Industries supplied steam boiler for the project.

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About Able Energy

Able Energy LLC provide retail distribution of propane gas, home heating oil, diesel fuels and kerosene. The company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.