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Kirin’s Fukuoka Plant Wins Award for Anti-Global Warming Efforts

Kirin Beer’s Fukuoka Plant in Asakura has received an award from Japan’s Environmental Minister for its successful efforts to cut down on CO2 emissions for reducing global warming. The Kirin plant has been implementing a program to create a “21st Century Green Factory”. One part of the program has been reusing the methane gas created in the production of beer as an energy resource. They were the only Kyushu company to win an Environmental Minister’s award this year.

Published: Dec 18, 2008 / Last Updated: Dec 18, 2008

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