Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Air Liquide to Build High-Efficiency Plant in Japan

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 2/20/2019, Location: Asia

Air Liquide Japan Ltd. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, Representative President & CEO, Shiro Yahara, hereinafter "Air Liquide Japan"), a leading company in gas, technologies and services for industry and health, will build a high-efficiency gas plant in Kirishima, Kagoshima prefecture.

Air Liquide Japan will replace one of its gas plants at the Kokubu factory belonging to an affiliated company, Kagoshima Oxiton KK, with new a high-efficiency plant and increase the supply capacity of industrial gas products to the Kyushu markets. Engineer activities are already underway and construction is scheduled to begin during 2019.

Air Liquide Japan and its affiliated companies aim to optimize and continuously improve energy consumption, achieving economic efficiencies and realizing development that is sustainable and environmentally conscious. This new investment accords with our mission to be a leader in offering solutions to an ever-increasing need to protect the environment, which includes our commitment to a hydrogen energy-based society.

Air Liquide Japan will not only invest in modernization and renewal of our gas production factory, but will also implement other energy-saving measures through optimization of the distribution of liquid gas and other substances. In addition, it will implement the state of the art factory management technologies based on “Internet of Things.” Air Liquide Group has announced its intentions to reduce its carbon intensity by 30% in 2025 in reference to 2015, and this renewal in Japan will be in line with this direction.

Shiro Yahara, Representative President and CEO of Air Liquide Japan said: “We are very proud of this new investment which not only reaffirms our desire to supply our customers in Japan with the best technological solutions, but also demonstrates Air Liquide’s commitment to sustainable development.”

Natural Gas News in Japan >>

Australia >>  7/11/2019 - Cooper Energy (COE) announces it has signed a new gas supply agreement with Visy for the supply of 7.6 petajoules of gas from Sole for three years fro...
Russia >>  7/3/2019 - On July 1, the Gazprom Group signed a five-year contract to purchase natural gas from Turkmengas (for the period through June 30, 2024). According to ...

United States >>  7/3/2019 - Bechtel and customer Cheniere Energy announced the completion of the first commissioning cargo with liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Train 2 at the Co...
Tunisia >>  7/2/2019 - Claudio Descalzi, CEO of Eni, and Slim Feriani, Tunisian Minister of Industry, signed the new agreement for transporting Algerian natural gas through ...

Algeria >>  6/26/2019 - Enel and Algerian state-owned oil and gas company Sonatrach agreed to extend their current gas supply contract, set to expire at the end of 2019. The ...
Israel >>  6/25/2019 - Energean Oil and Gas plc (ENOG) pleased to announce that it has signed a Detailed Agreement with Israel Natural Gas Lines (INGL) for the transfer of t...

Related Categories: Coal  Electricity  General  Natural Gas  Oil 

Related Articles: Coal  Electricity  General  Natural Gas  Oil 


Japan Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 |

More News

Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.