Kansai Electric Power Company

MHI and Worley Awarded FEED Contract for UK's First CO2 Capture Plant at a Cement Production Facility

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

- It will capture and store up to 800,000 tons of CO2 annually from the cement plant flue gas by applying proprietary CO2 capture technology.

Key Points: 
  • - It will capture and store up to 800,000 tons of CO2 annually from the cement plant flue gas by applying proprietary CO2 capture technology.
  • This contract has been awarded in accordance with the progress made by the Padeswood CCS (carbon capture and storage) project planned for the site.
  • MHI was selected after working on the initial competitive Pre-FEED* project study awarded in 2022.
  • The CO2 capture plant could start operation in 2028.

MHI and KEPCO Agree to Install a CO2 Capture Pilot Plant at Himeji No.2 Power Station

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Wednesday, January 17, 2024

TOKYO, Jan 17, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) agreed today with The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc. (KEPCO) to install a CO2 capture pilot plant at Himeji No.2 power plant in Hyogo, Japan.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Jan 17, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) agreed today with The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc. (KEPCO) to install a CO2 capture pilot plant at Himeji No.2 power plant in Hyogo, Japan.
  • This new plant is being established to demonstrate the next-generation CO2 capture technology as a substitution of the existing pilot plant installed at Nanko Power Station in 1991, and MHI aims to start operation in FY2025.
  • The pilot plant will be installed for R&D of CO2 capture technology and will use flue gas from the gas turbine at Himeji No.2 Power Station, with a capture capacity at approximately 5 tons/day.
  • For details of ExxonMobil, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Form Carbon Capture Technology Alliance, see the following press release: https://www.mhi.com/news/22113001.html

Global Private 5G/4G Cellular Networks for Utilities Industry Report 2023-2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Monday, January 15, 2024

The "Private 5G/4G Cellular Networks for Utilities: 2023-2030" report from SNS Telecom & IT has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Private 5G/4G Cellular Networks for Utilities: 2023-2030" report from SNS Telecom & IT has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Private 5G/4G cellular networks - also referred to as NPNs (Non-Public Networks) in 3GPP terminology - are rapidly gaining popularity across a diverse range of vertical industries.
  • The utilities sector is no exception to this trend and will see global spending on dedicated cellular networks grow at a CAGR of 15% over the next three years.
  • French multinational electric utility group EDF is deploying private mobile networks to bring secure cellular connectivity to its nuclear power plants.

Global Private 5G/4G Cellular Networks for Utilities Industry Report 2023-2030: Smart Grid Communications Drive Adoption of Private Cellular Networks

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Monday, January 15, 2024

DUBLIN, Jan. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Private 5G/4G Cellular Networks for Utilities: 2023-2030" report from SNS Telecom & IT has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Jan. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Private 5G/4G Cellular Networks for Utilities: 2023-2030" report from SNS Telecom & IT has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Private 5G/4G cellular networks - also referred to as NPNs (Non-Public Networks) in 3GPP terminology - are rapidly gaining popularity across a diverse range of vertical industries.
  • The utilities sector is no exception to this trend and will see global spending on dedicated cellular networks grow at a CAGR of 15% over the next three years.
  • CSG (China Southern Power Grid) relies on both LTE-based private cellular systems and end-to-end 5G network slicing over commercial mobile operator networks to fulfill the wireless communications needs of its smart electric power grid.

Evero partners with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries on Carbon Capture technology for BECCS project in UK's North-West

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

Greg Williams, Head of External Affairs at Evero, said "Installing carbon capture on Ince Bio Power will result in a BECCS project with excellent sustainability credentials, and the ability to deliver engineered removals at scale.

Key Points: 
  • Greg Williams, Head of External Affairs at Evero, said "Installing carbon capture on Ince Bio Power will result in a BECCS project with excellent sustainability credentials, and the ability to deliver engineered removals at scale.
  • Simon Hicks, CEO of Evero, said: "The project will play an important role in developing additional skills, knowledge, and export opportunities for carbon capture - enabling the North West to grow the green economy."
  • We look forward to applying our extensive expertise on CO2 capture in Evero's innovative InBECCS project, helping the UK reach its ambitious decarbonisation targets."
  • As of November 2023, MHI has delivered 16 plants adopting its technology, and two more are currently under construction. 

MHI Selected as Technology Licensor for EET Industrial Carbon Capture Targeting UK's First Low Carbon Refinery

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

The project at Stanlow will capture CO2 emissions from the fluid catalytic cracker in the refinery process.

Key Points: 
  • The project at Stanlow will capture CO2 emissions from the fluid catalytic cracker in the refinery process.
  • The project is supported by HyNet, the carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) cluster in northwest England.
  • The project at Stanlow targets 2028 as the start of operations of EET Industrial Carbon Capture.
  • Going forward, MHI Group will continue to respond to the decarbonization needs of diverse industrial sectors.

MHI Completes Delivery of Compact CO2 Capture System CO2MPACT to NGK Insulators

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Wednesday, November 8, 2023

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Key Points: 
  • fields, allowing for ease of transport and installation, and a
    technology in the ceramic manufacturing field.
  • Excellent Products and Services Awards(1) in January 2023, and the
    53rd Machine Design Award IDEA(2) in July.
  • Going forward, MHI will continue to enhance its presence,
    pursuing carbon neutrality in various industrial fields, and
    facilities across its corporate group.
  • NGK has adopted "NGK Group
    for NGK in terms of accelerating action to reach carbon neutrality,
    which is part of this project, and for MHI in terms of the
    both the energy supply and demand sides.

Indonesia's Tangguh Expansion Project Commences LNG Shipment

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Friday, October 20, 2023

TOKYO, Oct 20, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - We, the joint venture partners of the Tangguh LNG Project led by bp, the project operator, are pleased to announce that the new liquefaction train (Train 3) of the Tangguh Expansion Project in Papua Barat Province, Indonesia, has started commercial operation and first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) produced by Train 3 has safely sailed from the Tangguh site.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Oct 20, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - We, the joint venture partners of the Tangguh LNG Project led by bp, the project operator, are pleased to announce that the new liquefaction train (Train 3) of the Tangguh Expansion Project in Papua Barat Province, Indonesia, has started commercial operation and first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) produced by Train 3 has safely sailed from the Tangguh site.
  • Tangguh expansion project, which took six-and-a-half-year to complete, at peak saw over 13,500 workers mobilized through its development and construction.
  • The Tangguh Expansion Project will play an important role in supporting Indonesia's growing energy demand, where up to 2.8 MTPA of LNG produced by Train 3 will be supplied to Indonesia's state owned power generator PT.
  • The joint venture partners of the Tangguh LNG Project are also planning the next phase of development including a carbon capture utilization and storage (CCUS) project as they seek to contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions from LNG production.

SBM Offshore and MHI Sign Partnership Agreement for FPSO CO2 Capture Solution

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Friday, September 15, 2023

TOKYO, Sept 15, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - SBM Offshore and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) are pleased to announce the signing of a Partnership Agreement that will offer a CO2 capture solution for Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessels (FPSO) as they are producing oil and gas from offshore reservoirs.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 15, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - SBM Offshore and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) are pleased to announce the signing of a Partnership Agreement that will offer a CO2 capture solution for Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessels (FPSO) as they are producing oil and gas from offshore reservoirs.
  • The agreement follows a successful engineering and design study between the companies demonstrating the technical feasibility and commercial readiness of CO2 capture technology offshore.
  • The CO2 capture solution will apply MHI's proprietary "Advanced KM CDR Process" technology, jointly developed with The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.
  • With this agreement, we will accelerate the offshore carbon capture business in order to achieve a carbon neutral society."

SBM Offshore and MHI sign Partnership Agreement for FPSO CO2 Capture Solution

Retrieved on: 
Friday, September 15, 2023

SBM Offshore and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) are pleased to announce the signing of a Partnership Agreement that will offer a CO2 capture solution for Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessels (FPSO) as they are producing oil and gas from offshore reservoirs.

Key Points: 
  • SBM Offshore and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) are pleased to announce the signing of a Partnership Agreement that will offer a CO2 capture solution for Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessels (FPSO) as they are producing oil and gas from offshore reservoirs.
  • The agreement follows a successful engineering and design study between the companies demonstrating the technical feasibility and commercial readiness of CO2 capture technology offshore.
  • The CO2 capture solution will apply MHI’s proprietary “Advanced KM CDR ProcessTM” technology, jointly developed with The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.
  • With this agreement, we will accelerate the offshore carbon capture business in order to achieve a carbon neutral society.”