Reducing Greenhouse Gases from Raising Livestock and Factories

Use of Chicken Manure Boilers by Nippon White Farm Co., Ltd.

Boiler facilities that incinerate chicken manure

Nippon White Farm Co., Ltd., which raises and processes chickens, dries chicken manure and incinerates it in an on-site boiler to produce hot water used to heat and clean poultry houses. The ash is used in phosphorus and other fertilizers.

Biogas plant of Oakey Beef Exports Pty. Ltd.

The Oakey Beef Exports Biogas Plant

Oakey Beef Exports Pty. Ltd., which processes cattle in Australia, installed a biogas plant in April 2015 to extract methane gas generated from factory wastewater and use it as a source of energy. Through this actions, we are working to reduce the use of natural gas and CO2 emissions.

Measures at Nippon Pure Food, Inc. Nishinomiya Plant

Power generation capacity: 200kw

Nippon Pure Food, Inc. has been actively working to reduce CO2 emissions. The Nishinomiya Plant has a lot of cooling equipment, and one of the issues was to reduce the maximum power consumption, especially in the summer. In August 2020, we installed a solar power generation system to reduce power consumption and CO2 emissions.

Measures at the Hoko Co., Ltd. Rolf Nishinomiya Plant

Hoko Co. Ltd. switched to high-efficiency boilers and increased the temperature of boiler supply water by modifying tank piping and taking other measures, reducing fuel consumption.

Boilers

A tank

Measures at Nipponham Processed Foods Ltd. Kanto Plant

A refrigeration unit

Nipponham Processed Foods Ltd. is reducing electricity use at its Kanto Plant by replacing the refrigeration units used to adjust temperatures at the plant.
In addition, energy-saving machinery is being installed, operating times are being reviewed, and other measures are being taken to increase the efficiency of electricity use at production factories.