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Formerly Japan Solar + Energy Storage

YOKOHAMA

October 12-13, 2021

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Japan’s Flagship RE Conference Shaping the Future Path of Solar Energy

12-13 October, 2021 | Yokohama, Japan     

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Speakers

30+

Sponsors/Exhibitors 

500+

1-1 Meetings

600+

Decision-makers

SOLAR ENERGY FUTURE JAPAN 2021

In Conjunction with Japan Wind Energy 2021 and Connecting Green Hydrogen 

Japan 2021

Join Us to Gain the Most Benefits from Japan's Solar Power Boom

Market Overview:

 

  • Japan is #6 worldwide in terms of cumulative installed renewable power capacity; #3 for solar PV (IEA, METI Sub-Committee);

  • Under The 5th Strategic Energy Plan, Japan plans to achieve 22% to 24% renewable energy by 2030 and 80% target by 2050; 

  • Japan’s cumulative installed PV capacity could reach 150 GW by 2030, from roughly 55.5 GW by the end of 2018. (RTS Corp.);

  • METI inaugurated the Subcommittee on System Reform for Renewable Energy as Main Power Source and the Subcommittee for Sustainable Power Systems.

Have a Deeper Understanding of the Japanese Solar Market
2021 FEATURED SPEAKERS

More world-class speakers will be announced soon!

SB Energy Corp
Shigeki (Sean) MIWA

Shigeki (Sean) MIWA

Representative Director & CEO

SB Energy Corp

Looop
Soichiro Nakamura

Soichiro Nakamura

CEO

Looop

Kirin Holdings
Satoshi Kenmochi

Satoshi Kenmochi

Senior Manager, CSV Strategy Department

Kirin Holdings

Total Solar
Gavin Adda

Gavin Adda

CEO

Total Solar

ENEOS Corporation
Gyoten Koji

Gyoten Koji

Executive Officer

ENEOS Corporation

ORIX Corporation
Takuya Horiuchi

Takuya Horiuchi

General Manager, Electric Power Business Department II

ORIX Corporation

Amazon Web Services
Akira Yoshida

Akira Yoshida

Manager, Public Policy

Amazon Web Services

Canadian Solar Asset Management K.K.
Tetsuya Tony Nakamura

Tetsuya Tony Nakamura

CEO & Representative Director

Canadian Solar Asset Management K.K.

Renewable Energy Institute
Teruyuki Ohno

Teruyuki Ohno

Executive Director

Renewable Energy Institute

SoftBank Group
Daisuke Fukuzaki

Daisuke Fukuzaki

Head of Renewable Energy Promotion, Senior Manager

SoftBank Group

BayWa r.e. Japan
Tetsuya Oura

Tetsuya Oura

President & Representative Director

BayWa r.e. Japan

Vena Energy
Yuki Hoshino

Yuki Hoshino

Co-Head of Investment in Japan

Vena Energy

Minna-Denryoku, Inc.
Seiya Miyake

Seiya Miyake

Senior Managing Director

Minna-Denryoku, Inc.

Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation
Hideki Shingai

Hideki Shingai

Marketing Executive, Grid Aggregation Div.

Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation

Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure
Fumio Chiken

Fumio Chiken

Managing Director

Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure

Banpu Power Japan
Wataru Shima

Wataru Shima

CEO

Banpu Power Japan

Sekisui House
Toshiya Chikada

Toshiya Chikada

Executive Officer

Sekisui House

Tokyo Century Corporation
Kiyoharu Tsukada

Kiyoharu Tsukada

Deputy General Manager

Tokyo Century Corporation

Japan Renewable Energy
Kiyoshi Doi

Kiyoshi Doi

Managing Executive Officer

Japan Renewable Energy

Vattenfall
Mikael Nordlander

Mikael Nordlander

Head of R&D portfolio Industry Decarbonisation

Vattenfall

CORPORATE ENERGY BUYERS ON SEFJ2021
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2021 AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS

12 OCTOBER 2021

DAY - 1

Regulation & Big Market Landscape

09:10 - 09:30 (20 mins)

[Keynote] The Role of Solar in Target Net-Zero Emission by 2050

  • Future renewable energy development plan towards Net-Zero 2050

  • Solar energy proportion in total and its outlook

  • Solar market focus

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Teruyuki Ohno

Executive Director

Renewable Energy Institute

09:30 - 10:20 (50 mins)

[Panel] The Next 5 Years: What We Should Focus in Japan Solar?

  • How to develop solar projects under Net-Zero Emission target?

  • Which industry will be the main driver during next 5 years?

Moderator:

Izumi Kaizuka

Director, Principal Analyst

RTS Corporation

Panelist:

Fumio Chiken

Managing Director

Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure

Kiyoshi Doi

Managing Executive Officer

Japan Renewable Energy

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Gyoten Koji

Executive Officer

ENEOS Corporation

Naoki Sawaoka

Senior Executive Officer

Sinane Holdings

Jose Antonio Millan Ruano

CEO

Hinode Energy

10:50 - 11:50 (60 mins)

[Panel] The Bankability of Solar Projects under Decreasing FiT Prices and Upcoming FiP Scheme

  • The decreasing sales price undert FiT scheme

  • FiP price based on market reference price

Moderator:

Takuro Sasao

CEO Japan and North Asia

Enfinity Global

Panelist:

Toru Inoue

Vice President

Goldman Sachs

Yuki Hoshino

Co-Head of Investment in Japan

Vena Energy

Tetsuya Oura

President & Representative Director

BayWa r.e. Japan

Rickard Eliasson

Managing Director

Macquarie Capital session

11:50 - 12:10 (30 mins)

[Keynote] The Value that LONGi can Contribute to Future Solar Projects 

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Nan Yang

Representative Director

LONGI

100% Renewable Summit

[Special Session] SB Energy & SoftBank Path to Sustainability

14:00 - 14:20 (20 mins)

Strategies for Carbon Neutral

  • Practical Solutions to Realise Implementation

Shigeki (Sean) Miwa

Representative Director & CEO

SB Energy

14:20 - 14:30 (10 mins)

Introduction of Renewable Energy Association towards Carbon Neutral Society

  • Practical Solutions to Realise Implementation

Daisuke Fukuzaki

Head of Renewable Energy Promotion, Senior Manager

SoftBank Group

14:30 - 15:20 (50 mins)

[Panel] Possibility and Difficulty of Corporate PPA in Japan

  • The impact of Covid-19: where to buy clean energy at a large scale

  • The difficulty to sign offsite PPAs in Japan: wholesale market, extra fee

Moderator:

Minako Wakabayashi

Partner

Orrick

Panelist:

Takuya Horiuchi

General Manager, Electric Power Business Department II

ORIX Corporation

Seiya Miyake

Senior Managing Director

Minna-Denryoku, Inc.

Shigeru Sakai

Business Development Manager

jinko Solar

Akira Yoshida

Manager, Public Policy

Amazon Web Services

Path to 100% Renewables

16:00 - 16:50 (50 mins)

[Panel]  Economical Model towards 100% Renewable Transition

  • Financing, Bankability and Risk Mitigation

Moderator:

Shinji Kawahara

Director Of Business Development

Customized Energy Solutions

Panelist:

Satoshi Kenmochi

Senior Manager, CSV Strategy Department

Kirin Holdings

Gavin Adda

CEO

Total Solar

Toshiya Chikada

Executive Officer

Sekisui House

Masayuki Kurihara

Managing Director

Envision Digital Japan

16:50 - 17:20 (30 mins)

[Technology Box] X-Elio's Green Strategy

  • X-Elio (Confirmed)

Toshiaki Isoi

President of Japan, Country Manager Japan & Asia

X-Elio

13 OCTOBER 2021

DAY 2

Mature Market: its Asset Management & Future Possibilities

09:10 - 09:30 (20 mins)

[Keynote] How to Achieve 2050 Carbon Neutrality in Japan

Ryusuke Shida

Chief of Energy Research

Mitsubishi Research Institute

09:30 - 10:20 (50 mins)

[Panel] Three Majors in Managing Solar Asset: Monitor, Maintain, Maximise

Moderator:

Yamato Kawamata

Senior Power Market Analyst

Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables

Panelist:

Nikhil Vadhavkar

Co-founder and CEO

Raptor Maps

Tomohiro Saito

Senior Vice President

Development Bank of Japan

Roland Thompson

Head of Asset Management

Green Power

Kazuhisa Yurita

Executive Vice President

ORIX Renewable Energy Mgmt Corp

Shuhei Kusumoto

Senior Vice President

Macquarie Capital

10:50 - 11:40 (50 mins)

[Panel] O&M Challenges and Solutions towards Solar Asset
Performance

  • Large Scale Solar Power Plants, Floating solar project maintenance