The Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon to be conferred on Fatih Birol
Deputy Executive Director applauds ambitious goals for renewables and low-energy buildings
IEA experts advise Japan on smart communities 12 March 2013
Government seeks input on best practices in energy planning for towns damaged by 2011 earthquake and tsunami
Amid region’s growing reliance on imports, Developing a Natural Gas Trading Hub in Asia identifies obstacles and opportunities for establishing a gas market that reflects supply-demand fundamentals
The impact of Asia on the changing global energy map 14 January 2013
As demand shifts eastward, IEA advises countries in region on key reforms
First such co-operation between agencies draws more than 50 government and industry participants from across Asia
Ambassador Richard Jones highlights successful demonstration projects at meeting in Fukushima City.
IEA report draws on recent cases to show how countries can save electricity in a hurry
Facts about Japanese energy supply 25 March 2011
A look at the issues affecting electricity and oil markets in Japan following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
For the latest information about the situation in Japan, including a collection of links regarding the status of nuclear reactors and radioactive releases, as well as for facts on nuclear energy in OECD countries, please visit the website of the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency, the International Atomic Energy Agency and Japan’s Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency.
IEA Expresses Condolences to Japanese People 13 March 2011
Agency emphasises readiness to act if needed.
Tanaka calls for technology revolution at APEC summit 13 November 2010
IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka attended the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit 2010 in Yokohama, Japan.
Renewable Energy Forum in Yokohama 29 June 2010
IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka attended the Forum in Yokohama, Japan on Renewable Energy organized jointly by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), which is a leading organisation facilitating R&D and technology cooperation in the renewable energy field.
IEA/IEEJ Forum on Global Oil Market Challenges 26 February 2010
IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka delivered an opening address at the Forum on Global Oil Market Challenges, which was held jointly with IEA and Institute of Energy and Economy of Japan (IEEJ), sponsored by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
On 25 February 2010 the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the Institute of Energy Economics Japan (IEEJ) conducted a joint oil price formation workshop in Tokyo.
IEA to host oil industry forum in Tokyo with IEEJ and METI 28 January 2010
On 25-26 February 2010, the IEA will be jointly hosting with the Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ) and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) an oil industry forum in Tokyo. The two-day event will include a workshop on oil market volatility and a conference on a broad range of oil market topics.
IEA Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka delivered a keynote presentation in Japanese to an audience of 300 oil business people at the symposium "Innovation of Technology and Management in Oil Downstream" organised by Japan Cooperation Center, Petroleum (JCCP) in Tokyo on 27 January.