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Japan to Set “GX 2040 Vision” to Accelerate Decarbonization Efforts

Publication date: May 24, 2024 Japan to Set “GX 2040 Vision” to Accelerate Decarbonization Efforts On May 13, Prime Minister Kishida convened the 11th Green Transformation (GX) Implementation Council, where he introduced the “GX 2.0” initiative, marking the next phase in Japan’s decarbonization strategy. “By enhancing the various mechanisms already established, we will tackle the …

Japan to Pass Bill Promoting Clean Hydrogen Supply

Publication date: April 19, 2024 Japan to Pass Bill Promoting Clean Hydrogen Supply Japan is taking action to promote hydrogen, which is a key plank in its 2050 net zero target. As reported in an article published by Nikkei, the Japanese government plans to spend an as yet unspecified amount over the next 15 years …

Government Publishes Guidebook for Green Startups

Publication date: April 15, 2024 Government Publishes Guidebook for Green Startups On March 29, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) put together a 119-page guidebook for startups that will contribute toward decarbonization, strengthen industrial competitiveness, and support Japan’s overall economic growth. So far in Japan, much of GX Policy has been led by …

Renewable Energy Projects Under Feed-In-Premium System on the Rise

Publication date: April 7, 2024 On March 27, METI reported that renewable energy generation capacity operating under the Feed-in-Premium (FIP) system had increased by 150% since October 2023. The number of renewable projects certified under the FIP system rose even more significantly, almost quadrupling in the same period. The increases show how successful the scheme …

March 2024 Monthly Newsletter: The Latest News In The Japanese Power Market

Publication date: April 4, 2024 March 2024 Monthly Newsletter Welcome to the March edition of our newsletter on the latest happenings in Japan’s power market. As cherry blossoms bloom across the country, signaling the early arrival of spring, we’re here to bring you fresh updates and insights into Japan’s dynamic energy landscape. In this issue, …

February 2024 Monthly Newsletter: The Latest News In The Japanese Power Market

Publication date: March 25, 2024 February 2024 Monthly Newsletter Welcome to the second edition of our newsletter in 2024 on the latest happenings in Japan’s dynamic power market! We’re thrilled to bring you insightful stories shaping the energy landscape. From groundbreaking developments in decarbonization to innovative strategies for integrating electric vehicles with the power grid, …