Environment Energy 

EBARA presents the DYNOX™ Gas Abatement System

Ground-breaking climate- and cost-friendly solution for abating exhaust gases After intensive development work, EBARA Precision Machinery Europe presents the innovative and trend-setting exhaust Gas Abatement System DYNOX™. DYNOX™ sets standards when it comes to the environment and efficiency. DYNOX™ combines all the benefits of the previous S.DOC™ technology in one single product. Thanks to advanced technology, DYNOX™ allows: – an enormous cost savings – up to 95% lower electricity costs compared to conventional systems – an exemplary sustainability – no gases (fuel gas, oxygen, nitrogen) are required – an excellent…

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Energy transition: Conflict Fuel in Nigeria

The global energy world reacts to crises – climate and environmental pollution knows no borders. When states rely on oil – in conversation with Thomas Wegener, on the social commitment of GrowExpress Ltd. in Ibadan, Nigeria, by Dr. Thomas Schulte, lawyer and specialist author from Berlin. Oil, coal, gas – is the end of fossil fuels within reach due to worldwide crises? In 2005, fossil fuels covered 81 percent of the world’s energy needs. As of 2019, energy obtained from renewable energy sources accounted for 13.8 percent of global consumption.…

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Asahi Kasei starts construction of alkaline water electrolysis pilot test plant

Hydrogen production in Kawasaki, Japan Düsseldorf, New York and Tokyo, 9 November 2022 – Asahi Kasei, a diversified Japanese multinational company, has started the construction of an alkaline water electrolysis pilot test plant for hydrogen production at its Kawasaki Works location in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. Construction and operation of the plant is supported by the „Green Innovation Fund“ of Japan“s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO). The groundbreaking ceremony was held at the end of October 2022. Start of operation is targeted in early 2024 following construction work,…

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Asahi Kasei joins the Hydrogen Council

Düsseldorf, 2 November 2022 – Asahi Kasei announced that it has joined the Hydrogen Council as a steering member. The Hydrogen Council is a global initiative to advance the role of hydrogen in the clean energy transition for sustainability. Founded in January 2017, the Hydrogen Council now includes close to 150 companies and organizations across the entire hydrogen value chain. Hydrogen-related business is one of Asahi Kasei’s „10 Growth Gears“ (GG10), businesses to lead the next phase of growth in fields of focus as part of its medium-term management plan…

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Asahi Kasei Plastics Singapore acquires ISCC PLUS certification

Production of polyphenylene ether (PPE) using biomass-derived raw material Düsseldorf, New York and Tokyo, 18 October 2022 – Asahi Kasei Plastics Singapore Pte Ltd (APS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Asahi Kasei, a diversified Japanese multinational company, acquired the widely recognized international certification ISCC PLUS1 for its polyphenylene ether (PPE) as a sustainable product on September 19, 2022. Production of PPE using biomass-derived raw material is scheduled to begin in January 2023. PPE is an engineering plastic that is blended with other resins such as polystyrene and polyamide to form…

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Asahi Kasei Europe becomes member of joint blockchain technology pilot project

ISCC PLUS certification Düsseldorf and Tokyo – 11 October 2022 – In September 2022 Asahi Kasei Europe became member of a pioneering joint project on blockchain technology for the ISCC PLUS certification. Led by the Dutch software provider Circularise and the Japanese trading company Marubeni, this project aims at enhancing the efficiency of the certification process and the integrity of the certified data. In order to achieve its goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2050 and to contribute to a carbon-neutral society, the Asahi Kasei Group is currently enhancing activities…

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MWM Introduces RAM (Remote Asset Monitoring) for Gas Generator Sets with TPEM Power Plant Control

The new online status monitoring system MWM RAM (Remote Asset Monitoring) is now also available for MWM gas generator sets with the digital power plant control TPEM (Total Plant & Energy Management). The MWM gas generator sets are delivered ready for MWM RAM activation. Existing plants can easily be upgraded with a retrofit kit. Secure digital monitoring of the CHP plant operation in real time around the clock from any location-this is possible with the MWM online status monitoring system. MWM RAM enables the generation of reports with the output,…

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Asahi Kasei to construct biogas purification system at sewage treatment plant in Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan

Demonstration trial on CO2 separation/recovery utilizing zeolite Asahi Kasei to construct biogas purification system at sewage treatment plant in Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan – demonstration trial on CO2 separation/recovery utilizing zeolite Düsseldorf, Germany, September 15, 2022 – Asahi Kasei and Kurashiki City today concluded an agreement to hold a trial to evaluate and demonstrate the performance of a biogas purification system (the System) at a sewage treatment plant in the city. Earlier in the day, the Mizushima Works of Asahi Kasei“s Production Center and Kurashiki City concluded a comprehensive partnership agreement…

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Ranga Yogeshwar congratulates ENDEGS on TOP 100 innovator seal 2022

Expert for industrial degassing receives award as one of the most innovative medium-sized companies in Germany Pförring, Germany, June 29, 2022 – ENDEGS GmbH, an expert in industrial emissions reduction and control, was honored last Friday in Frankfurt/Main as one of the most innovative German medium-sized companies. The TOP 100 innovator seal is awarded annually; the award is based on a scientific selection process that examines the innovative strength of medium-sized companies. ENDEGS was recognized as a TOP 100 innovator 2022 in size class A (up to 50 employees) and…

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ZEON Introduces „Vision 2030“ for Sustainability

Elastomer Innovations Serve Transformation of Automotive Industry Towards CO2-neutral Mobility ZEON Europe GmbH – European subsidiary of ZEON Corporation, Japan, a leading and globally operating producer of specialty polymers – is proud to present their „Vision 2030“ resulting in technology innovations in specialty elastomers, polymers, and specialty chemicals. „I am proud that at ZEON we make a considerable contribution to a sustainable planet and a safe and comfortable life with our technologies, products, and services,“ stated Hubert Thimm, Commercial Director of ZEON Europe GmbH. „We see the greatest potential –…

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