Webinar: Japan’s carbon targets and doing business in the Japanese energy market

Gain insights into the Japanese energy market and how Swiss SMEs can do business in Japan

Japan needs global collaboration and investment in clean energy to meet its target of net-zero emissions by 2050. Learn about challenges and opportunities opening-up for Swiss companies and gain expert advice on doing business in Japan.

Webinar: Japan’s carbon targets and doing business in the Japanese energy market

To reach its goal of net-zero emissions, the Japanese government plans to more than double renewable energy generation by 2030. This ambitious goal creates multiple opportunities in clean energy for companies both small and large, local and foreign. 
Learn where and how to enter the market
Our webinar gives you a clear overview of the Japanese energy market along with some of the most promising opportunities for Swiss SMEs.  Discover the key areas of growth in clean energy, power grid and virtual power plants, and power and environmental value markets, including:

  • Hydro
  • Wind
  • Hydrogen
  • Biomass
  • Waste heat
  • Microgrids
  • Behind-the-meter business
  • CCUS

Gain expert advice on the challenges of doing business in Japan, how to approach local governments and how to be part of public-funded projects. Further you learn about some best practice examples of Swiss companies to show you possibilities you could consider, tailor and use with help of Switzerland Global Enterprise.

For more information you can download our report: Bringing your energy-related business to Japan


  • Introduction, Alain Graf, Senior Consultant Asia, Switzerland Global Enterprise
  • Presentation of Report, Daniel Shulman, CEO, Shulman Advisory
  • Roundtable Discussion:
    • Daniel Shulman, CEO, Shulman Advisory
    • Hidetaka Endo, Senior Manager, Environment & Energy Business Division Mitsubishi HC Capital Inc. (Sustainability/Energy Business Specialist)
    • moderated by Hanna Makino, Trade Officer, Swiss Business Hub Japan
  • Best Practices and How We Can Help You, Hanna Makino, Trade Officer, Swiss Business Hub Japan
  • Closing Words, Alain Graf, Senior Consultant Asia, Switzerland Global Enterprise

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