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9th Biomass Pellets Trade & Power

第9回 バイオマス・ペレット会議 ~貿易と発電~

14-17 May, 2018 - Tokyo, JAPAN

Tokyo Marriott Hotel

14 May, 2018 - Monday

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Pre-Summit Workshop
Biomass Sourcing in a Challenging Market

– What’s AVAILABLE? At What COST?

Facilitators & Speakers from Poyry, Indufor, J. Lauritzen, Renewable Energy Institute, Pinnacle Renewable Energy, Ata Marie, Korea Ratings & Russia Forest Products Group

09:30

Workshop Registration

10:00

Snapshot of Potential & Realistically-Available Supply of Woody Biomass & PKS

Mr. Matt Bovelander, Senior Consultant Bio Solutions
Indufor Asia Pacific Ltd

                     
                     WW Supply Hotspots (Oceania, Indonesia, Canada & the RFE)

 
 

10:30

Oceania - Potential for Leveraging on Existing Forest Resources

11:00

Indonesia - Wood, KS & EFB, challenges of aggregation in a high domestic user country

Ata Marie Group Ltd
11:30

Canada - As European demand ramps up, what’s really there for Asia?

12:00

The RFE - A question of logistics, The RFE supply potential & what can happen

Mr. Roman Romanovsky, Vice President, Business Development
Russia Forest Products (RFP) Group
12:30

Lunch

13:30

Supply regions that hold potential for additional forest plantations, expected price levels, competitiveness across regions, timelines for establishment & mobilization to North Asia

Pöyry (Beijing) Engineering & Consulting Company Limited
14:10

Japan & South Korea - How policies are shaping demand & nature/form of acceptable biomass, opportunities & challenges

Mr. Mike Kim Gyou Bin, Analyst
Korea Ratings

Dr. Takanobu Aikawa, Senior Researcher
Renewable Energy Institute
15:10

Logistics/Shipping Economics of Biomass Exports to Japan/South Korea

J. Lauritzen Singapore Pte. Ltd.
15:40

Panel Discussion - Implications for the future: Where will Biomass Supply come from, what form it will take & how much it will cost

16:45

Conclusion & End of Workshop

15 May, 2018 - Tuesday
08:00

Registration and Coffee

09:10

Japan’s Biomass Power Generation Updates & Outlook for Imports

  • Recent FIT & Renewable policy updates & changes on biomass power & etc
  • Updates on the biomass power projects in Japan & capacity of biomass demands

Mr. Issei Sawa, Deputy President
Biomass Power Association
09:40

South Korea's IPP & Co-Firing Projects/Capacity Updates & Import Requirement for Wood Pellets

Mr. Seokyoung Yoon, Manager, Fuel Part/Purchasing Team
Hanwha Energy Corporation
10:10

Taiwan’s Biomass Energy Development - Policy, Regulations & Market Outlook

Mr. Roger Chang, Consultant
Prime Oil Chemical Service Corporation
10:40

Networking Refreshments @ Biomass Pellet Trade & Power Exhibition

11:20

Will Canadian Wood Pellet Exporters Abandon Europe in favour of Asia?

  • Japanese investment in Canadian production
  • Canadian commitment to each market & factors to drive change
  • Arbitrage between Europe & Asia

Wood Pellet Association of Canada - WPAC
11:50

Competitiveness of US Supply in Japan

12:20

Evolution of the Wood Pellet Spot Market in Asia & Europe

  • What are the key price drivers?
  • How liquid is the spot market in both regions?
  • What are the main challenges for suppliers & end users?

12:50

Discussion followed Networking Luncheon Reception

14:10

Afternoon Chairman

14:15

How the Biomass Supply Market is Becoming Global & What This Means for Asian & European Wood Pellet Buyers

  • Why 2018 is different to 2017
  • Wood pellet flows to Europe and Asia
  • A product that works for Europe, Japan and South Korea

14:45

Meeting Japan’s Need for Biomass (Wood Pellet, PKS, Wood Chips)

  • Assessing the biomass demand outlook in Japan (volume & timeline)
  • Explore the viability of domestic and imported biomass
  • Current development of biomass trade/imports in to Japan & logistics/storage

15:15

Considerations in Wood Pellet Handling Through Ports

  • Factors affecting storage, costs, pellet durability & ship handling
  • Upgrading Asian receiving terminals

Mr. Kerry Lige, President and CEO
Fibreco Export Inc.
15:45

Networking Refreshments @ Biomass Pellet Trade & Power Exhibition

16:15

Review of PKS Supply Situation from Indonesia & Malaysia

16:45

Gone Today. Here Tomorrow: The Challenges & Solutions of Finding Sustainable Biomass Sources in a Competitive Environment

Challenges
  • The Crux of the matter: It is out there but at what value
  • The competitive landscape for biomass: How value change affects availability
  • Case study: NZ, the CNI. how value perception change has changed biomass availability
  • Sustainability: the great enabler & limiter
Solutions
  • Sourcing strategies for securing sustainable biomass

Mr. Matt Bovelander, Senior Consultant Bio Solutions
Indufor Asia Pacific Ltd
17:00

Networking Cocktail & Reception for ALL Participants & Speakers

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16 May, 2018 - Wednesday
09:00

Chairman’s Remarks

09:10

NPI's Biomass-Based Power Generation Business

  • NPI's energy business updates (One of the biggest power generating companies for self-consumption in Japan, of 1.8GW)
  • Case study of Ishinomaki power generation plant (149MW PC boiler ,30% Woody Biomass Fuel)
  • Key points on Woody Biomass Fuel for Japanese Energy Business 

09:40

Japan’s Wood Pellet Sustainability Criteria - New Japanese Clean Wood Act including Japan’s New Voluntary Sustainability Framework

10:10

Building the Sustainability Path for Oil Palm Biomass

  • Development on the future direction of sustainability of fuel derived from agricultural residues, e.g. oil palm biomass
  • Sustainability building for oil palm biomass
  • Case study of innovative OPT pellet

10:40

Networking Refreshments @ Biomass Pellet Trade & Power Exhibition

11:20

Competitiveness of IPP Biomass Power Generation in Japan

  • Biomass power generation capacity, fuel type preference & operation
  • RENOVA’s biomass & renewable strategy in Japan & Asia

Mr. Yoshinobu Kusano, Executive Advisor
Renova Inc
11:50

IPP & Biomass Conversion Project in South Korea

12:20

Funding/Financing Criteria for IPP & Biomass Conversion Projects in Japan

12:50

Discussion followed Networking Luncheon Reception

14:10

Afternoon Chairman

14:15

Bagasse Pellet from Thailand – New Source of Biomass to Meet North Asian’s Demand

14:45

Vietnam’s Wood Pellets Supply Chain

  • Installed production capacity & locations
  • Supply outlook & potential for capacity growth
  • Port infrastructure

15:15

Closing Panel - Global Supply to North Asia

  • Where is the supply to Japan & Korea originating?
  • Is there enough supply to meet demand?
  • What are the differences between supplying Japan vs. Korea?
  • An insight into the differences between Asian spot buying vs long term sourcing.
Moderator:

Panel:

Mr. Roman Romanovsky, Vice President, Business Development
Russia Forest Products (RFP) Group
16:15

Final Discussion & Closing Tea

16:30

End of Main Conference

17 May, 2018 - Thursday

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Post-Summit Site Visit 
(06:00 – 18:00 hrs.)

United Renewable Energy (URE) 20MW Biomass Power Plant at
Akita City, Akita Prefecture (Utilizing 70% wood chips & 30% PKS)

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Site Visit Itinerary

06:00

Bus to depart Marriott Shinagawa

07:50

Flight from Tokyo (Haneda) Airport to Akita

08:55

Arrival at Akita Airport; Bus transport to URE

10:00

Presentation + Q&A of URE (20MW dedicated biomass power plant, utilizing domestic unused timber (woodchips) & imported PKS)

11:00

Lunch (Inawiwa-Udon) + Refreshments

12:00

Tour of URE Power plant + PKS stock piling

13:45

End of Site Visit; Bus transport to Akita airport

15:50

Flight from Akita Airport to Tokyo (Haneda)

16:55

Arrival at Tokyo (Haneda) airport; Bus to Marriott Shinagawa

18:00

Arrival at Marriott Shinagawa; End of site visit

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