Hitachi Zosen to Increase Ethanol Equipment Output, Nikkei Says

Hitachi Zosen Corp. (7004) of Japan will increase production of bioethanol-manufacturing equipment by about 10 times to meet growing demand for renewable energy, the Nikkei newspaper said, without citing anybody.

Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co will increase output by more than double of the same equipment, the paper said.

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