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Woody biomass boiler No.3 Funatsu, Awara-shi, Fukui

鷹巣マルツ太陽光発電所
  • Brief overview

    Name 森林 (It means "forest" in Chinese.)
    Nahele (It means "forest" in Hawaiian.)
    Address 26-10 Funatsu Awara-shi Fukui
    (in Mimatsu)
    Site area 243.75m²(Machine room and stock yard for chips)
    2,246.6m²(the whole site)
    Fuel used 100 % cutting chips from unused wooden 
    materials in Fukui (Japanese cedar)
    Silo capacity/type 150m³/ground
    Date of the first commercial operation May 17, 2016

Specifications

Equipment Manufactured by KWB(Austria):Powerfire 300×2 units
Power 600kW(300kW×2 units)(catalog value)
Efficiency 93%(catalog value)
Chip amount in annual 800~900t/year (case of 8,000 hours operation in annual)
CO2 reduction in annual 800~900t/year(case of 8,000 hours operation in annual)
Remarks We installed the "Powerfire" which is installed the first time in Japan, is more excellent efficiency, maintenance than "Multifire". We could reduce the construction cost much more by using the wood chip silo at ground level.