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The company’s origin dates back to 1947, when it was a real estate division of Kokusai Kogyo. Kokusai Kogyo’s business has always been about development of the social infrastructure of the country through aerial survey, urban planning, and natural disaster management, while the division has taken on the task of real estate aspect of such endeavor. In 2008, the company demerged and became independent. In 2012, a year after the Great East Japan Earthquake, its sister company JAG Energy was formed to pursue the renewable energy power generation development and in July 2015, the two sister companies merged, hence our company was formed in its current form.

JAG Energy is the pioneer and one of the first mover of photovoltaic development in Japan, its experience includes not only in Japan but in four European countries. As the core company of energy business of the group, it is one of the few integrated photovoltaic developer in Japan, its service encompassing, development, EPC, power generation, operation and maintenance, enabling the company to provide comprehensive service to our customers.

JAG Energy has to date developed, and operates and manages, solar photovoltaic power plants capable of generating approximately 200MW combined, or approximately 200 million kWh of electricity per year, meeting the annual electricity needs of roughly 54,500 households. In addition to this track record on solar, we work on biomass, wind power, geothermal and small hydro power generation.

We strive to be a key player in realization of sustainable society, “green communities” by employing its energy expertise accumulated over the years within our group. JAG Energy recommends and implements the optimal forms of renewable energy-based power generation and supply for each community.

Takahiro Sakane
JAG Energy Co., Ltd.