We, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd., are a world leading engineering company in the field of Waste to Energy (WtE) system and have delivered and constructed more than 180 WtE plants since 1964.
As an Advanced WtE system for new generation, we successfully developed the "Mitsubishi Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Gasification & Ash Melting System" in 1998 based on its rich technical knowledge and R&D capability, and constructed the first commercial plant in Kushiro city, Japan, in 2006.
This first commercial plant is located nearby Kushiro Shitsugen National Park registered as the site of Ramsar Convention and has been operated successfully as the advanced and most environmental friendly WtE system.
|Waste treatment capacity||240 t/day (120 t/day × 2 units)|
|Electric generating capacity||4.6 MW|
|Waste type||Municipal Solid Waste|
|Dioxins at the stack||0.00011 to 0.0055 ng-TEQ/Nm3|
|Annual operation||more than 280 days|
System flow of Mitsubishi MSW Gasification & Ash Melting System is as follows.