Back Issues (News Releases)

FY 2021

March 31, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.E. Dr. Mohammad Abdullatif Al-Faris, Kuwait’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Oil and Minister of State for Cabinet AffairsMETI website
March 29, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Participates in the Ad-hoc Meeting of G7 Energy MinistersMETI website
March 25, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Visits France and BelgiumMETI website
Renewable Energy Purchase Prices, Surcharge Rate, and Other Details related to FIT and FIP Schemes from FY2022 Onward to Be DeterminedMETI website
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.R.H. Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, Minister of Energy, Saudi ArabiaMETI website
March 24, 2022
IAEA official visited the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station and witnessed sampling for analysis of the ALPS Treated WaterMETI website
March 18, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Meeting with YM Datuk Tengku Muhammad Taufik, President & Group CEO of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (”PETRONAS”), MalaysiaMETI website
March 16, 2022
State Minister Hosoda Holds Video Conference with Rt Hon Greg Hands, Minister of State (Minister for Energy, Clean Growth and Climate Change), United KingdomMETI website
March 14, 2022
Asia Green Growth Partnership Ministerial Meeting (AGGPM) Public-Private Forum to be HeldMETI website
March 14, 2022
Asia Green Growth Partnership Ministerial Meeting (AGGPM) Public-Private Forum to be HeldMETI website
March 2, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with Rt Hon Kwasi Kwarteng, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, United KingdomMETI website
March 1, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Participates in the Extraordinary IEA Ministerial MeetingMETI website
February 24, 2022
Briefing Session on the Current Status of Advanced Liquid Processing System (ALPS) Treated Water at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
February 23, 2022
Japan's efforts toward the stabilization of the energy market in response to the situation in UkraineMETI website
February 18, 2022
The IAEA Conducted Its Review Mission of Safety Aspects of Handling of ALPS Treated Water at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
February 7, 2022
IAEA delegation visits Japan for a review of the safety of ALPS treated water at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
January 20, 2022
R&D and Social Implementation Plan Formulated for "Development of Technology for CO2 Separation, Capture, etc." ProjectsMETI website
January 6, 2022
Minister Hagiuda Holds a TV conference with H.E. Jennifer M. Granholm, United States Secretary of EnergyMETI website
December 22, 2021
Briefing Session on the current status of Multi-nuclide removal equipment (ALPS) treated water at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
December 10, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds a Video Conference with H.E. Mr. Rafael Mariano Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)METI website
November 26, 2021
FY2020 Energy Supply and Demand Report (Preliminary Report) METI website
First Japan-China Policy Dialogue on Decarbonization HeldMETI website
November 19, 2021
IAEA and Japan held a preparatory meeting for the review on the safety of ALPS treated water at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
November 18, 2021
Briefing Session on the current status of the Multi-nuclide removal equipment used for (ALPS) treated water at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
November 15, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Attends “International Conference on a Decade of Progress after Fukushima-Daiichi” by IAEAMETI website
November 9, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.R.H. Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, Minister of Energy, Saudi ArabiaMETI website
October 26, 2021
Minister Hagiuda Holds Video Conference with H.E. Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, UAEMETI website
October 22, 2021
Cabinet Decision on the Sixth Strategic Energy PlanMETI website
October 13, 2021
Tokyo "Beyond-Zero" Week 2021 HeldMETI website
October 12, 2021
First International Conference on Fuel Ammonia HeldMETI website
October 8, 2021
Fourth Hydrogen Energy Ministerial Meeting HeldMETI website
October 6, 2021
Third International Conference on Carbon Recycling 2021 HeldMETI website
October 6, 2021
10th LNG Producer-Consumer Conference Held METI website
October 4, 2021
First Asia Green Growth Partnership Ministerial Meeting Held METI website
September 17, 2021
ASEAN+3 Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM+3) and East Asia Summit Energy Ministers Meeting (EAS EMM) HeldMETI website
September 9, 2021
IAEA senior officials came to Japan and had a discussion toward the full-scale implementation of the review on the safety of ALPS treated water at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
September 8, 2021
METI and Gazprom Sign a Memorandum of Cooperation on Hydrogen, Ammonia, CCS, and CCU/Carbon RecyclingMETI website
August 27, 2021
State Minister Ejima Receives Report from IAEA Review Mission on DecommissioningMETI website
August 19, 2021
Minister Kajiyama’s meeting with IAEA Director General Grossi: Agreement on launch of review missions, Discussion of new activities towards continuous use of nuclear energyMETI website
July 26, 2021
Roadmap for Carbon Recycling Technologies RevisedMETI website
July 14, 2021
Tokyo “Beyond-Zero” Week 2021 to be HeldMETI website
July 9, 2021
The Government of Japan signed on IAEA's support for handling of ALPS treated water at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
The Goverment of Japan signed on IAEA's support for handling of ALPS treated water at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
July 8, 2021
Minister Kajiyama Holds Meeting with H.E. Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, CEO, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), and Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, UAEMETI website
June 21, 2021
The Special Meeting of ASEAN Ministers on Energy and Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of JapanMETI website
June 4, 2021
Minister Kajiyama and State Ministers Nagasaka and Ejima Attend the Clean Energy Ministerial Meeting and Mission Innovation Ministerial Meeting (via Video Conference)METI website
May 26, 2021
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Electric Water Heaters (Heat Pump Water Heaters for Home Use) FormulatedMETI website
State Minister Ejima Attends the 21st Council of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)METI website
May 21, 2021
Minister Kajiyama Attends Video Conference with Mr. Supattanapong Punmeechaow, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Energy, ThailandMETI website
May 14, 2021
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Television Sets FormulatedMETI website
May 13, 2021
State Minister Ejima Attends "High-Level Discussion on The Role of Critical Minerals in Clean Energy Transitions"METI website
May 11, 2021
Examining Efforts in the Housing and Building Sectors toward Achieving Carbon NeutralityMETI website
April 19, 2021
New Energy Efficiency Standards Formulated for Magnetic Disk Units, Gas Water Heaters, and Oil Water HeatersMETI website
April 14, 2021
Minister Kajiyama met with IAEA Director General Grossi METI website
April 13, 2021
FY2019 Energy Supply and Demand Report (Revised Report) METI website
Change to the Definition of ALPS Treated Water at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
Opinion Exchange Held between METI and OECD/NEA Experts regarding ALPS Treated WaterMETI website
Opinion Exchange Held between METI and UK Experts regarding ALPS Treated WaterMETI website
Briefing Session on the Basic Policy of Handling of Multi-nuclide Removal Equipment (ALPS) Treated Water at TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power StationMETI website
April 9, 2021
State Minister Ejima Signs MOC on Hydrogen with H.E. Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, UAEMETI website
April 2, 2021
Examining Efforts in the Housing and Building Sectors toward Achieving Carbon NeutralityMETI website
April 1, 2021
Minister Kajiyama Attends IEA-COP26 Net Zero Summit (Video Conference)METI website

Last updated:2022-4-18