Energy-efficient pellet factory in Tanagura: production and fuel at the same time.
A cogeneration plant was installed at a seed pellet factory in Tanagura, Fukushima Prefecture, to reduce CO2 emissions and the cost of pellet production.
Goal of the factory:
Reduce cost and carbon footprint for pellet fuel.
The ENTRENCO “E4” pellet biomass cogeneration plant was installed.
Services and benefits
- The heat is used for drying sawdust.
- The use of built-in tanks for pellet production has minimized the construction time.
- Local, sustainable energy production for the mill’s own needs.
Facts Seed Pellet Factory Tanagura
Running pellet-biomass power plant
E4: 50kWel for the seed factory’s own needs
supplies 120 kWth
Electricity and heat from the CHP are used as energy sources for pellet production.