August 17, 2013
On a 1.8-hectare grassy plot of land in a mountainous area, a 15-minute drive from JR Odawara Station in Kanagawa Prefecture, development work is under way on a solar power...
July 07, 2013
The shining light that was once Japan’s renewable energy industry is beginning to dim as reality sets in and it faces competition from a rejuvenated nuclear power industry.
November 02, 2012
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. said it will loan 8.6 billion yen ($108 million) to Eurus Energy Holdings Corp. for its first “mega-solar” plant.
September 14, 2012
Energy recycling in Japan is getting a new spin as turbines can now be powered by low-temperature steam and hot springs, sources that were until now ignored as waste.
September 13, 2012
As the government seeks to move away from nuclear energy, wind power in Japan has seen a surge in popularity, with a growing number of power utilities and heavy industrial...
July 12, 2012
OSAKA--With the renewable energy field expanding worldwide, South Korean solar power companies are eager to get a foothold in the Japanese market.
January 28, 2012
A program to allow companies to install solar panels on the roofs of private homes will be introduced by the government before the onset of summer, industry ministery Yukio...
November 27, 2011
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. has become the second player in Japan's telecommunications industry to express an interest in power generation through renewable sources.
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