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【News】JBC publishes newspaper ad questioning Green Transformation (GX)

2023.01.10

【News】JBC publishes newspaper ad questioning Green Transformation (GX)

JBC published newspaper ads in December that illustrate how the Japanesegovernment's GX policy moves in a direction against climate change countermeasures.

【Database Update】Latest status of coal-fired power plants (January 4, 2023)

2023.01.04

【Database Update】Latest status of coal-fired power plants (January 4, 2023)

Currently, 169 coal-fired power units are operating in Japan.

【News】Kimiko Hirata selected as one of BBC’s 100 Women 2022

2022.12.13

【News】Kimiko Hirata selected as one of BBC’s 100 Women 2022

Kimiko Hirata has been selected as one of the BBC’s 100 Women 2022. Described as a "Climate Campaigner", her contributions are highlighted in the BBC's list.

【News】COP27 concludes without progress on GHG reductions

2022.12.05

【News】COP27 concludes without progress on GHG reductions

COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, concluded on November 20. While the agreement to establish financial support specifically for loss and damage caused by climate change was a major achievement, no progress was made on measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

【News】While the world phases out coal, more coal-fired power plants start up in Japan

2022.11.29

【News】While the world phases out coal, more coal-fired power plants start up in Japan

In November, a new large-scale coal-fired power plant (Misumi Power Station Unit 2) started operation and another (Saijo Power Station Unit 1) began firing. How will Japan, which has begun operating new coal-fired power plants one after another without presenting a phase-out plan, be viewed by the rest of the world?