Japan’s Energy Choices to 2020:
An Investor Briefing

September 2017

The following are the key points from a report by UK think tank InfluenceMap to be released in October 2017, on Japan's plans to ramp up coal power product at the expense of renewable power, against global trends. It assesses how these policy plans are counter to the interests of corporate Japan and are being driven by narrow vested interests.

The note was drafted for investors and their representatives who may wish to engage with Japanese companies and policy makers on energy, climate and global competitiveness issues.