Nichinan Biomass Power Plant is a 20.32MW biopower project. It is located in Miyazaki, 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 March 2015. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Oji Holdings.

The project generates 150GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households.

Wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2015.

Contractors involved

Sumitomo Heavy Industries supplied steam boiler for the project. The boiler installed at the site has a capacity of 100TPH. The temperature witnessed inside the boiler is around 541°C. The steam is pressurized inside the boiler at 10.3MPa.

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About Oji Holdings

Oji Holdings Corp (Oji Holdings) is a paper manufacturing company. The company offers printing, writing and related papers, packaging materials and containerboard, paper bags and corrugated containers, paper diapers, tissue, communications paper, functional film, adhesive products, and specialty paper. It also offers products such as pulp and laminated lumber and carries out biomass power generation business. Oji Holdings provides real estate and logistic services and operates the Grand Hotel New Oji. The company has operations in Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, India, New Zealand, Germany, the US, Brazil, and Australia. Oji Holdings is headquartered in Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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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.