Toho Gas Co., Ltd.
Implementation of demand response service to promote power saving – Start accepting applications for participation from today –
Toho Gas Co., Ltd. (President: Nobuyuki Masuda) will implement a demand response service (hereinafter “this service”) to promote power saving this winter. From today, we will start accepting applications for participation on the special site.
Demand response is an initiative that contributes to the adjustment of the power supply and demand balance by requesting customers to save power when the power supply and demand are tight, and asking customers to devise ways to use electricity. This service utilizes the “FY2020 Electricity Use Efficiency Promotion Measure Project*1” of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, and offers participation application benefits and power saving achievement benefits to customers who cooperate in power saving. increase.
We will continue to work to expand our services to meet the diverse needs of our customers.
≪Outline of this service≫
[Participation application acceptance period]
November 11, 2022 to December 31, 2022
-Specified time type *2-December 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023
-Monthly *3-January 1, 2023 to March 31, 2023
[Participation target / benefits]
・ Please check the special site for details such as how to apply for participation and conditions for receiving benefits.
-Customers who use our company’s low-voltage electricity (lights) (customers who are eligible for the “Electricity Saving Challenge”*4) and customers who live in our company’s high-voltage collective power receiving apartments-
-Customers using our company’s high-voltage and special high-voltage electricity-
*1 A project implemented by the national government with the aim of responding to issues such as the tight power supply and demand expected this winter.
*2 Benefits are presented according to the amount of electricity saved during the time period designated by the Company.
*Benefits are presented according to the amount of electricity saved on a monthly basis.
*4 Demand response service for homes using the “Club TOHOGAS app”. For details, please refer to the July 29, 2022 press release
(https://www.tohogas.co.jp/corporate-n/press/1230973_1342.html). *5 Points can be used to pay for gas and electricity bills at a rate of 1 point = 1 yen on our member site “Club TOHOGAS”.
*6 Points awarded within the “Club TOHOGAS app”. When 100 in-app points are accumulated, they will automatically be exchanged for 100 gassuki points.
*7 A maximum of 40 points will be awarded when a national power supply and demand tightness warning/advisory is issued, and a maximum of 30 points will be awarded during normal times.
*8 Contents of the application for approval from our company related to the subsidy for the “FY2022 Electricity Use Efficiency Promotion Measure Project”. If it is approved, we will inform you on the special site.
*9 40 yen (of which 20 yen is subsidized by the government) when the national power supply and demand tight warning/advisory is issued, and 30 yen (of which 15 yen is subsidized by the government) under normal circumstances. In addition, if the monthly power saving time exceeds the national subsidy limit, the unit price may be changed.
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