Energy Innovation Initiative


Business Lines

  • Carbon-free energy related businesses, including hydrogen and ammonium, etc.
  • New power and energy services businesses, including the large-scale storage batteries business and reusable batteries business, the power energy platform business, the multiple service of energy infrastructure, etc.
  • Environmental value creation businesses such as forestry, as well as next-generation bio-energy development, methanation*1, CCS*2, carbon emissions trading and other businesses relating to carbon dioxide (CO2) capture, storage and utilization.
  1. Methanation: A technology in which the greenhouse gas, CO2 is taken and synthesized with hydrogen (H2) extracted from water to produce methane (CH4).
  2. CCS (carbon capture and storage): A capture and storage technology in which CO2 is isolated and trapped in an underground or seabed site.

Business Overview

The Energy Innovation Initiative (EII) aims to develop next-generation businesses in the decarbonization and next-generation energy sector.

In the carbon-free energy related businesses sector, we develop new businesses that include the hydrogen and ammonium business, and a new energy supply business based on facilities for the large-scale receiving and distribution of hydrogen, etc.

In the new power and energy services sector, we develop and expand the large-scale storage batteries business, the reusable batteries business, the power energy platform business, the multiple service of energy infrastructure, etc.

In the CO2 capture, storage and utilization sector, we develop and expand environmental value creating businesses such as forestry, as well as the biomass fuel business, the next-generation bio-energy development business, etc.


Organization

Energy Innovation Initiative
 
Design & Strategy Dept.
Shingo Ueno
Shingo Ueno Head of Energy Innovation Initiative
 
Hydrogen Business Dept.
 
Zero Emission Solution Business Dept.
 
Wood Resources Business Dept.
 
Woodchip & Biomass Dept.

Subsidiaries and Associated Companies


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