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SATREPS OPT Project 6th JCC and Mini-Symposium schedule

The 6th JCC (Joint Coordination Committee) meeting and mini symposium for this project are scheduled to be held on October 22, 2024 in Penang, Malaysia.The JCC meeting will be open only to project participants, but the mini symposium will be held as a special event of the International Symposium on Biopolymers (ISBP2024), which will be held at the same venue from October 20 to 23, so anyone who has registered for ISBP2024 can freely participate. We look forward to your participation (https://isbp2024.com/project-session/).

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Shima Trading Company visited our Kluang Pilot Plant

On June 8, 2024, Shima Trading Company from Japan and Shima Asia Pacific from Malaysia visited the Kluang Pilot Plant. They received an explanation of the SATREPS OPT project and toured the Kluang Pilot Plant, and discussed various ways to use palm biomass (livestock farming, fisheries, etc.). Expectations are growing for its future use in applications other than energy and raw materials.

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SATREPS OPT Project 6th JCC and Mini-Symposium schedule

The 6th JCC (Joint Coordination Committee) meeting and mini symposium for this project are scheduled to be held on October 22, 2024 in Penang, Malaysia.The JCC meeting will be open only to project participants, but the mini symposium will be held as a special event of the International Symposium on Biopolymers (ISBP2024), which will be held at the same venue from October 20 to 23, so anyone who has registered for ISBP2024 can freely participate. We look forward to your participation (https://isbp2024.com/project-session/).

Shima Trading Company visited our Kluang Pilot Plant

On June 8, 2024, Shima Trading Company from Japan and Shima Asia Pacific from Malaysia visited the Kluang Pilot Plant. They received an explanation of the SATREPS OPT project and toured the Kluang Pilot Plant, and discussed various ways to use palm biomass (livestock farming, fisheries, etc.). Expectations are growing for its future use in applications other than energy and raw materials.

Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER) visited our Kluang Pilot Plant

On June 7, 2024, nine researchers from Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER), ENR Hydropower Co., Ltd, and SML Marine Agency Sdn Bhd visited the Kluang Pilot Plant.
They received an explanation of the SATREPS OPT project, toured the Kluang pilot plant, and discussed the use of palm biomass for energy.

Founder Organization

Japan International
Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Japan Science and
Technology Agency (JST)

Ministry of Higher Education
(MoHE)

Project Member Organization

Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Science (JIRCAS)

IHI Corporation

Hiroshima University

National Institute for Environmental Studies 

Panasonic Corporation

University of Shimane

Nissin Shoji

Idemitsu

Universiti Sains Malaysia
(USM)

Malaysia Palm Oil Board
(MPOB)

Standard and Industrial
Research Institute of
Malaysia (SIRIM)

Forest Research Institute
Malaysia (FRIM)