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Chairman Furukawa Speaks at the "Science Technology in Society (STS) forum 2016 - 13th Annual Meeting"

October 3, 2016

On October 2, 2016, the "STS forum 2016 - 13th Annual Meeting" was held in Kyoto. NEDO Chairman Kazuo Furukawa made a speech and participated in the discussion in the "New and Renewable Energies" session .

In his speech, Chairman Furukawa told the audience that "Although the mass introduction of renewable introduction is progressing worldwide, for the further introduction of renewable energy the three points of cost reduction, stabilization of power supplied from renewable energy sources, and the development of transportation technologies for electricity derived from renewable energy will be critical to address. "During the panel discussion, Chairman Furukawa engaged in an extensive discussion with the participants regarding policies for the further expansion of renewable energy.

  • Chairman Kazuo Furukawa (center) during the panel discussion
  • The session venue

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