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Challenge for the future society

Looking ahead towards society of the next generation, Tokyo Gas proposes business in various fields based on our developed technology without being bound to just the gas business. For example, we are working to help reduce CO2 emissions, which contribute to global warming, by developing more efficient fuel cells and biomass technologies as well as pursuing realization of a future hydrogen-based society. Also, we are developing new gas smart metering systems which will allow for ONE to ONE communication with our customers.
 

Efforts toward a hydrogen-based society

Construction and operation of commercial hydrogen refueling stations Introducing our views and future policy on the construction and operation of commercial hydrogen refueling stations as well as hydrogen refueling stations that are currently in operation.
Creation of a new energy services business that utilizes a PEFC system Examining technology related to the production, transportation, storage and use of hydrogen that has very low emissions of CO2 at the manufacturing stage.
Moving toward the deployment of CO2-free hydrogen chain Conducting broad technical examinations of the various methods being considered at each stage of CO2-free hydrogen production and hydrogen transportation, storage and utilization

High efficient fuel cell system

Development of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) We are aiming to the early-stage commercialization of the new energy supply system that contributes to a low-carbon society.

Efforts toward biomass

Methane fermentation system Introduction of biogas production technology using biotic transformation
Biogas Upgrading System Extracting methane from biogas by CO2 separation.

Building a smart meter infrastructure

Development of a gas smart meter system Developing a gas smart meter system that achieves one-to-one communication with customers.
Ultrasonic gas meter for residence Introduction of the development of a smart gas meter in line with new communication technology
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