Japan

Japan’s JERA posts JPY11.7b loss in Q1

This is a JPY75.8b drop from the JPY64b profit last year. 
6 days ago

Japan’s JERA posts JPY11.7b loss in Q1

This is a JPY75.8b drop from the JPY64b profit last year. 
6 days ago

Japan should consider alternative power sources to avoid supply shortage: Fitch

Natural gas holds the largest share in the country’s power mix.

Renewables, nuclear could replace LNG’s share in Japan’s energy mix

LNG’s share in the power mix is expected to fall to 20% from 37%.

Employment in Japan’s energy storage industry to focus on senior positions: report

This led to a sharp increase in the annual base salaries ranging from $15m-20m. 

Nuclear restart calls rise in Japan amidst surge in oil, gas prices

LNG on-arrival prices rose 62% YoY in January, according to Fitch.

Vena Energy bags $63.4m green loan for 26MW solar project in Japan

It is co-financed by the Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank.

Japan and the G7 climate commitment: how will they follow through?

Japan’s decision to align with other G7 nations ending financing of fossil fuels in other countries sounded a clear note of unity amid the tangled, conflicting commitments that are the norm in the global climate debate. The unified effort needed to create effective climate change action will however test Japan’s leadership role as it works to navigate competing interests successfully.

Vena Energy forms consortium to develop offshore wind project

The consortium was formed with Shikoku Electric Power Co., Inc. and Toho Gas Co., Ltd.

New plant to bring Japan 350MWh geothermal power annually

The Sansui plant is Baseload Capital’s third geothermal power plant in Japan.

Mainstream Renewable, Aker get 50% stake in floating offshore wind project in Japan

The 800MW floating offshore wind plant is a project of Progression Energy.

‘Strong’ nuclear growth in Japan seen in next two year: report

But, approval of applications to restart nuclear power plants will remain a challenge.

Enfinity Global acquires 250MW solar portfolio in Japan

The acquired solar plants has an enterprise value of $1b.

IAEA to review treated water at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi plant

The IAEA review mission will visit Japan from 14-18 February.

26.5MW Sonnedix Tanabu solar plant starts operations

The plant can produce 33,000MWp of clean energy in its first year.