Tokyo railway all powered by green energy

A Japanese railway company has ensured all its lines and operations are powered using renewable electricity – in a first for the country

GridBeyond launches operations in Australia

GridBeyond, the world’s leading technology player for managing distributed and flexible energy resources is expanding its geographic reach to provide services to Australia.

Japan issues first-ever warning of potential power shortages

It follows a powerful earthquake in Tokyo last week, forcing several power plants to shut down

What impact did 7.6 quake have on Fukushima nuclear power station?

The earthquake did not cause any issues of safety concern, according to the UN’s nuclear watchdog

Aker and Mainstream acquire 50% stake in floating wind project in Japan

They will work together with Progression Energy as a consortium on the project, which is in the early stages of development

Individual contributions in largest oil stock release in IEA history confirmed

The total amount committed to date stands at 61.7m barrels of IEA member countries’ emergency oil stocks in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Dutch commissions floating offshore wind market study in Japan

Japan has set a target for 30GW to 45GW of installed offshore wind capacity by 2040 to support its 2050 net zero goal

LAVO and ITOCHU in hydrogen supply chain link-up

They have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore collaboration opportunities in the energy and power and mineral and metal industries

Petronas delivers carbon-neutral LNG to Japan

Hiroshima Gas has received the order to supply its end buyers

Drax announces new biomass acquisition

The company aims to double its sales of biomass by 2030