On April 8, the Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) released a proposal on electric power policy. It proposes fostering an environment leading to a “virtuous circle” of investments in electric power for Japan to adhere to the “3E’s+S” principle of its energy policy, referring to the conventional three E’s of energy security, economy, and environmental protection, along with safety, while simultaneously responding to the demands of the “3D’s” of decarbonization, distribution and digitalization, a direction toward which the global electricity business is clearly heading.
- 7 March, 2019 JAIF Holds Nuclear Recruiting Events in Tokyo and Osaka
- 20 February, 2019 Symposium on Advanced Reactor Development Looks at Maintaining Competitiveness in a Changing Energy Market
- 30 January, 2019 JAIF President Takahashi Regrets Freezing of Japanese Nuclear Power Project in the UK
- 24 January, 2019 Hitachi President Alarmed about Future Human Resources as Company Freezes Project in Britain
- 12 December, 2018 JAIF’s Nuclear Industry Survey: Difficult to Reach a Nuclear Power Share of 20-22% by 2030
- 22 November, 2018 Taylor Wilson Boosts SMRs at JAEA Annual Report Conference 2018
- 19 November, 2018 Tokyo City University’s Science Café Features Hands-on Nuclear Exhibition of Robots
- 5 October, 2018 JAIF Press Briefing: President Takahashi Foresees Progress in BWR Examinations by NRA
- 20 July, 2018 Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School Opens for 2018, Developing Next Generation of Young Professionals
- 29 June, 2018 JAIF President Personally Sad to See Fukushima Daini Go
- 21 June, 2018 JAIF Holds General Assembly: Chairman Imai Welcomes JAIF’s Role as “Control Tower” to Strategically Develop Nuclear Human Resources
- 20 June, 2018 New Association to Be Launched in July, with Ei Kadokami at the Helm
- 11 June, 2018 Nuclear Energy Buyers Guide in Japan 2018-19 is now available
Chairman Hosoda of Chiyoda Technol Awarded National Order of Merit by France for Joint Development of Glass-Badge Personal Dosimeter
Chairman Toshikazu Hosoda of the Chiyoda Technol Corporation has been awarded the French National Order of Merit by the French government, and was presented with the insignia of a Chevalier (Knight) at a ceremony which took place at the French Embassy in Tokyo on February 27.