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Introducing our Research Centers

Yokohama Techno Station

 
At our Yokohama Techno Station we develop the fundamental technologies that will support Tokyo Gas operations both today and tomorrow. Yokohama Techno Station
 
Yokohama Research Institution

At Yokohama Research Institution, Fundamental Technology Research Institute, Energy System Research Institute and Smartmeter & ICT Development Center are working together to develop unique technologies, including key technologies, so that we develop as a comprehensive energy company of the future.
 
【Institute Profiles】
Research planning section
Fundamental Technology Research Institute(PDF:1111KB)
Energy System Research Institute(PDF:1875KB)
Smartsystem Research & Development Center(PDF:672KB)
Intellectual Property Office(PDF:1337KB)
 
Pipeline Technology Center

We are pursuing technical development to put in place a pipeline network that can provide gas reliably and efficiently, ensuring an energy environment that is both comfortable and safe for our customers.
 
【The History of the Pipeline Technology Center】
Our Pipeline Technology Center was established in 1980 with the goal of comprehensively carrying out technical development on pipelines. Ever since its founding, it has continued to develop new technology for constructing and maintaining our vast pipeline network ever more safely and efficiently.
 
【Major Areas for Technical Development】
We are engaged in far-reaching R & D in the following areas in our pursuit of world-leading technology.
・Supply technology, earthquake, tsunami and other disaster countermeasures, fundamental research, civil engineering R & D, PE pipe technology, operations and maintenance technology.
 
 

Senju Techno Station

 
At Senju Techno Station, Tokyo Gas works on short and medium-term technology development related to residential, commercial and industrial applications. In the residential field, we engage in development of new services and products (e.g., fuel cells) that can enrich the lives of our customers, and conduct activities related to customer reassurance and safety. 
In the commercial and industrial fields, we develop equipment and systems for a wide range of industrial fields, including co-generation systems, air conditioning equipment, hot-water appliances and commercial kitchen appliances, as part of our gas-driven technologies that are distinguished by high performance and efficiency. In addition, we also operate commercial hydrogen refueling stations.
 
Senju Techno Station

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