Energy Transformation Business Group

Business Lines

  • Carbon-free energy related businesses such as hydrogen, ammonium, and next-generation bioenergy
  • New power and energy services businesses such as the large-scale energy storage business and green power platform business
  • Environmental value creation businesses such as forestry, as well as methanation*1, CCS*2, carbon credit and other businesses related to carbon dioxide (CO2) capture, storage and utilization.
  • Global power infrastructure businesses such as I(W)PP*3 including renewable energy, as well as EPC*4 business, electricity retail in Japan and energy management
  • Floating production storage and offloading system (FPSO) and maritime infrastructure business development for low carbon solutions
  • Bunker fuel and lubricant supply
  • Business development and origination for low and zero carbon bunker fuel
  • LNG project, city gas distribution
  • Natural gas, power and environmental product trade (United States and UK/EU)
  • LNG trade (global)
  • Power balancing trade (Japan)
  • LPG business development
  1. Methanation: A technology in which the greenhouse gas, CO2 is taken and synthesized with hydrogen (H2) from water electrolysis to produce methane (CH4).
  2. CCS: Carbon capture and storage. A technology which isolates and traps CO2 in an underground or seabed site.
  3. I(W)PP: Independent (water and) power producer
  4. EPC: Engineering, procurement, and construction

Business Overview

The Energy Transformation Business Group will contribute to the creation of a society full of prosperity and dreams by building a decarbonization and recycling energy system and achieving a sustainable carbon cycle.

We will accelerate business development in the next-generation energy field and drive the energy transformation business of the Sumitomo Corporation Group as a whole, while leveraging our power infrastructure business platform in Japan and overseas, and further expanding the trade and business development of natural gas, LNG, and others on a global scale.

Global Cases in Energy Transformation Business Group


Energy Transformation Business Group
Energy Transformation Business Group CFO Office
Koji Aso
Koji Aso
Group CEO, Energy Transformation Business Group
Energy Innovation Initiative SBU
Japan Energy Solution SBU
Overseas Energy Solution SBU
Indonesia Energy Solution SBU
Gas Value Chain SBU
Maritime Energy Solution SBU

Subsidiaries and Associated Companies

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