Environmental technologies tour
Kitakyushu is offering various Environmental technologies.
Kitakyushu-city, once known as a “town of pollution,” now plays the role of the driving
force in creating a recycling-oriented society in Japan making use of the experience
and know-how it accumulated in the process of overcoming its pollution in order to
provide international cooperation.
Our study tour provides the solutions of the Environmental issues
Model of the tour
・Lecture of Environmental improvement business
Lecturer : Masa Kondo, managing director of Japan KYUSHU Tourist
(have expertise and experience in the technical field)
Content of lecture
History to Environmental Future city
World leading environmental business
Venue : Kitakyushu Innovation Gallery
・Where to visit
Please select from the following
Eco Town Center
Eco Project information center that supports the Eco-town. It introduces initiatives
and activities implemented in Eco-town to encourage people to proactively used
the facility for such activities as environmental study sessions and interaction
Zero Emission Transportation System
The Electric bus driven by the electricity generated by a solar power generation, therefor no global warming gases emitted from the bus. Operation of the system
is commenced in 2015. The solar power generation plant, the power charging equipment and Electric bus can be observed.
Kyushu’s first thermal power plant used LNG and power generation capacity is 1,800,000kw. Generation of electricity process can be learned by visiting the
turbine room, control room and boiler plant.
The company have been supplying low-cost and reliable electricity for
over 60 years. And research and development of the environmental
wind power generation systems can be learned.
Wind Power Generation
Japan’s first wind power generation plant constructed at the coast line facing
windy strong Hibikinada sea. 10 wind power generators line up and total
generation capacity is 15,000kw.
The Plant making fresh water from sea water and sewage water
established in 2011.
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