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Celebration to commemorate the establishment of
The Japan Renewable Energy Foundation

12 September 2011

in Japanese

The launching event of Japan Renewable Energy Foundation (JREF) was held on 12 September 2011, celebrating its official establishment, initiated by Masayoshi Son, Chairman and CEO of SoftBank Corporation.

In the wake of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident caused by the massive Earthquake and Tsunami disaster on 11th March, we are having serious discussions regarding the energy future in Japan. JREF will extend activities to accelerate renewable energy development in Japan, through researching, developing and advocating policies and business models, and building extended partnerships and networks.

Date/Time : Monday 12 September 2011 (10:00-17:00)
Venue : Hall B7, Tokyo International Forum
Organizer : Japan Renewable Energy Foundation


Morning Session

Opening Remark: Paradigm shift in energy
Masayoshi Son, Founder, Japan Renewable Energy Foundation (JREF) / Chairman and CEO, SoftBank Corporation DL

BoldBaatar Tserenpuntsag, Chairman, Newcom LLC, Mongolia DL

Keynote Lecture: Opportunities with renewable energy
Tomas Kåberger, Chair of Executive Board, Japan Renewable Energy Foundation / Former Director of the Swedish Energy Agency DL

Introduction of the activities of Japan Renewable Energy Foundation

Talk Session 1: Necessary steps to realize a paradigm shift based on renewables by 2030
Masayoshi Son, Tomas Kåberger, Takejiro Sueyoshi, Yoshihisa Murasawa, Tetsunari Iida

Afternoon Session

Reinventing Fire: Bold business solutions for the new energy era
Amory B. Lovins, Cofounder, Chairman and Chief Scientist, Rocky Mountain Institute DL

China energy & renewable energy development outlook
Li Junfeng, Deputy Director, Energy Research Institute of National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of China DL

Talk Session 2: What can be done to transform our society through renewable energy?
Tomas Kåberger, Takejiro Sueyoshi, Amory B. Lovins, Li Junfeng


100% RE- is that possible?
Søren Hermansen, Director, Samsø Energy Academy DL

The Blue Economy : A new competitive framework for renewable energy
Gunter Pauli, Founder, Director, ZERI Foundation DL

Talk Session 3: What can be done to transform our society through renewable energy?
Masayoshi Son, Tomas Kåberger, Søren Hermansen, Gunter Pauli

Masayoshi Son, Tomas Kåberger, Takejiro Sueyoshi


External Links

  • JCI 気候変動イニシアティブ
  • 自然エネルギー協議会
  • 指定都市 自然エネルギー協議会
  • irelp
  • 全球能源互联网发展合作组织

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