The 4th international symposium on next-generation energy research and development for the Tohoku Recovery Project will be held at the Hotel Metropolitan Sendai on November 20.
The project aims to introduce energy production and management - using renewable energies - to aid the recovery of areas devastated by the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake in 2011. The three main subjects for developing next-generation energy production will be outlined at the symposium, with leaders in these fields talking on their research.
- R & D on wave power and other ocean renewable energy on the Sanriku Coast.
- R & D on algae-based biofuels.
- R & D on integrated community energy control systems for human and vehicle mobility, with a focus on renewable energy.
Date: November 20
Venue: Hotel Metropolitan Sendai, 3F, "Akebono" room.
There will be simultaneous translation for talks, in English and Japanese.
- Registration via website:
Contact:Graduate School of Environmental Studies