Independent power supply for Kushima Hospital.
At Kushima Municipal Hospital in Miyazaki Prefecture, a biomass cogeneration plant is used for independent and decentralized energy supply for disaster prevention or mitigation.
Independent and decentralized energy for local disaster prevention/mitigation while maintaining low carbon emissions.
A pellet-fired ENTRENCO “E4” CHP and high-efficiency chillers/heaters were installed in 2021.
Services and benefits
- The hospital continues to operate even during power outages.
- The air-conditioning systems are independent of electricity and are powered by the CHP’s heat or cold generation.
- The hospital uses local renewable energy resources from the surrounding forest areas.
- The use of fossil fuels and CO2 emissions from the hospital facilities have been significantly reduced.
Facts hospital Kushima
Running pellet-biomass power plant since 2021
E4: 49.9 kWel. for own plants
supplies 120 kWth
Power supply even during power outages
Hot water generation