About JBEC

History

May 1975 Founded Japan Planning Organization Co., Ltd. (presently Japan Blue Energy Co., Ltd.).
Started consulting services for general matter related to promotion of local industries and activation of particular regions.
Apr. 1995 Added the fields of environment and energy to consulting services to expand the business.
Aug. 2002 Submitted a patent application for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE of our original development in Japan.
Sep. 2002 Acquired a monopolistic non-exclusive license in Japan for the METHOD FOR GASIFYING ORGANIC MATERIALS AND MIXTURES OF MATERIALS from DM2 (presently Blue Tower GmbH) in Germany.
Aug. 2003 Submitted a patent application for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE in Canada, China, Indonesia, and Australia.
Sep. 2004 Began construction of the first-in-Japan demonstration plant in Anan-shi, Tokushima.
Mar. 2005 Completed construction of demonstration plant #1 in Anan-shi, Tokushima.
Began construction of demonstration plant #2 in Izumo-shi, Shimane.
Aug. 2005 Purchased patents from DM2 in Japan and Asia.
Apr. 2006 Completed construction of demonstration plant #2 in Izumo-shi, Shimane.
Nov. 2008 Received a patent for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE in Indonesia.
Jan. 2009 Received a patent for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE in Japan.
Feb. 2009 Received a patent for the METHOD FOR GASIFYING ORGANIC MATERIALS AND MIXTURES OF MATERIALS in Japan.
Acquired monopolistic non-exclusive licenses in 17 countries in Asia and Oceania and prior licenses in Russia, China, and India.
Submitted a patent application for the METHOD OF GASIFICATION OF ORGANIC WASTE in Japan.
Nov. 2009 Received a patent for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE in Australia.
Dec. 2009 Received a patent for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE in China.
Feb. 2010 Started licensing of technology to operating bodies for the biomass gasification project (a grant-in-aid project of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry)
Jul. 2010 Submitted a patent application for the METHOD OF PRODUCTION OF HYDROGEN-CONTAINING GAS in Japan.
Nov. 2011 Received a patent for the METHOD OF RECOVERING HYDROGEN FROM ORGANIC WASTE in Canada.
May 2012 Changed the trade name to Japan Blue Energy Co., Ltd.
Developed a BLUE TowerⅡ and submitted a patent application for the BIOMASS GASIFIER DEVICE in Japan.
Sep. 2012 Launched the HIT (Hydrogen Innovation Town) business study group and initiated demonstration of hydrogen gas production from sewage sludge.
Feb. 2013 Began construction of demonstration plant #3 in Shibukawa-shi, Gunma.
May 2013 Received a patent for the METHOD OF PRODUCTION OF HYDROGEN-CONTAINING GAS in Japan.
Submitted a patent application for the BIOMASS GASIFIER DEVICE in Japan, the EU, and 18 other countries.
Jun. 2013 Completed construction of demonstration plant #3 in Shibukawa-shi, Gunma.
Oct. 2013 Established a consolidated subsidiary Global Blue Engineering Co., Ltd. (吉倍克工程股份有限公司) in Taiwan.