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MHI Agrees to Collaborate with Chiyoda Corporation for Licensing of CO2 Capture Technologies

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Tuesday, May 7, 2024

- The two companies will leverage their strengths to meet decarbonization needs in a wide range of industries for CO2 capture projects in Japan.

Key Points: 
  • - The two companies will leverage their strengths to meet decarbonization needs in a wide range of industries for CO2 capture projects in Japan.
  • - This strategic partnership with Chiyoda Corporation will allow MHI to lead the development of Japan's CCUS market.
  • TOKYO, May 7, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has concluded a General License Agreement (GLA) with Chiyoda Corporation (Chiyoda).
  • Through this collaboration, MHI aims to enhance its Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) capabilities to develop CO2 capture projects in Japan, where demand for carbon dioxide capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) is expected to increase.

Heidelberg Materials North America Announces Latest Milestone in Edmonton CCUS Project

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Friday, April 12, 2024

- Heidelberg Materials North America announces a new Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contract as it continues working to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO2 separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.

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  • - Heidelberg Materials North America announces a new Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contract as it continues working to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO2 separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.
  • Texas, Apr 12, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - Heidelberg Materials North America announced today the latest step in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO2 separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.
  • "We are pleased with this latest step in advancing our Edmonton project and moving even closer to our goal of delivering the first full-scale application of CCUS in the cement sector," said Joerg Nixdorf, Vice President Cement Operations, Northwest Region for Heidelberg Materials North America.
  • Heidelberg Materials North America will be commissioning the world's first full-scale net-zero cement plant at its Edmonton location by adding CCUS technology to an already state-of-the-art facility.

Heidelberg Materials North America Announces Latest Milestone in Edmonton CCUS Project

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Thursday, April 11, 2024

Irving, Texas, April 11, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidelberg Materials North America announced today the latest step in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO₂ separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.

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  • Irving, Texas, April 11, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidelberg Materials North America announced today the latest step in its two-stage competitive procurement process as it works to select the carbon capture technology and contractor for providing the CO₂ separation solution for its Edmonton, Alberta, Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage (CCUS) Project.
  • This ground-breaking project is planned to be the first full-scale application of CCUS in the cement sector.
  • “We are pleased with this latest step in advancing our Edmonton project and moving even closer to our goal of delivering the first full-scale application of CCUS in the cement sector,” said Joerg Nixdorf, Vice President Cement Operations, Northwest Region for Heidelberg Materials North America.
  • “We are proud to be a part of this project and to support Heidelberg Materials on this important journey.

MHI Selected as Licensor of CO2 Capture Technology for Leading Low Carbon Hydrogen Production Project in Cheshire, UK

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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

The project, Hydrogen Production Plant 2 (HPP2), will be constructed at the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex, which hosts one of the UK's leading refineries.

Key Points: 
  • The project, Hydrogen Production Plant 2 (HPP2), will be constructed at the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex, which hosts one of the UK's leading refineries.
  • The project owner is EET Hydrogen, the leading player in low carbon hydrogen production projects in the UK.
  • HPP2 will have an annual hydrogen production capacity of nearly 230,000 tons, which is expected to be the UK's largest-scale low carbon hydrogen plants when it begins operation.
  • HPP2 augments the Hydrogen Production Plant 1 (HPP1) scheduled for construction as part of the large-scale low carbon hydrogen plant infrastructure planned by EET Hydrogen in the HyNet cluster.

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.

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  • 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.