Chubu Electric Unit to Build Biomass Plant in Central Japan

(Bloomberg) — A Chubu Electric Power Co. unit will build a
biomass power station in central Japan.

The plant, in Mie prefecture, will start running in June
2016, Chubu Plant Service Co. said in a statement Monday.

The station will have about 7 megawatts of capacity and
will use woody biomass as fuel, according to the statement.

To contact the reporter on this story:
Chisaki Watanabe in Tokyo at

To contact the editors responsible for this story:
Reed Landberg at
Iain Wilson

About BloombergNEF

BloombergNEF (BNEF), Bloomberg’s primary research service, covers clean energy, advanced transport, digital industry, innovative materials and commodities. We help corporate strategy, finance and policy professionals navigate change and generate opportunities.

Available online, on mobile and on the Terminal, BNEF is powered by Bloomberg’s global network of 19,000 employees in 176 locations, reporting 5,000 news stories a day.
Sign up for our free weekly newsletter →

Want to learn how we help our clients put it all together? Contact us