[Digital Grid Co., Ltd.]
Exhibit at Karuizawa “To the earth to the future To the future G20 Innovation Exhibition
Digital Grid Corporation Exhibited at Karuizawa “To the earth to the future to the future G20 Innovation Exhibition” Introduces “Power interchange demonstration business utilizing blockchain” that contributes to the expansion of renewable energy ………………………………………………………………………………………… Digital Grid Co., Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) will exhibit at the “G20 Innovation for the Future in the Future on Earth” held at Karuizawa from 14 to 16 June (Fri) to 20 (June) 2019 . This exhibition is a joint event of the “G20 Energy Exchange for Sustainable Growth and the Relevant Ministers’ Meeting on the Global Environment”. We will exhibit Japan’s most advanced energy and environment related technologies. We introduce a demonstration project to exchange electricity between solar power panels between dwelling units and between dwelling units and stores (shopping centers, convenience stores) using block chains. 1. About our exhibit Regarding residential solar power generation introduced for the surplus power purchase system in 2009, the purchase period of the Fixed Price Purchase System (FIT) will gradually end in November 2019. Approximately 530,000 cases are targeted only in November and December of 2019. ※ Activate our trading of renewable energy with our digital grid technology. We will realize a low carbon and rich society. ※ Correspondence for the end of the FIT purchase period of photovoltaic power generation equipment for house (September 12, 2018 Resources and Energy Agency documentation)
Exhibit introduction “To the earth to the future to the future G20 Innovation Exhibition”: www.g20karuizawa.go.jp/exhibition/exhibitors/ 2. Outline of the exhibition Name: “To society to the earth to the future G20 Innovation Exhibition” Date: June 14 (Fri)-16 (Sun), 2019 Venue: Part of the Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza parking lot (Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture) Organized by: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Ministry of Environment URL: www.g20karuizawa.go.jp/exhibition/outline/ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・ ・
■ Corporate Profile-Construction and operation of distributed power supply, renewable energy and environmental value trading platform- Company Name: Digital Grid Co., Ltd. www.digitalgrid.com/ Representative: Representative Director and Chairman Rikiya Abe Representative Director and President Yoshitaka Koshimura Established: October 2017 Headquarters: 2-4-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Marunouchi Building 9F Capital: 700 million yen Number of employees: 16 Business description: Providing power interchange service using digital grid router / controller, sales of the same equipment, etc.
■ History-Based on the “digital grid technology” developed by the University of Tokyo former special professor and Toshiya Abe (currently our representative director and chairman), established for the purpose of business promotion of energy democratization- June 2011: The University of Tokyo General Donation Course “Power Network Innovation (Digital Grid)” established September 2011: The Digital Grid Consortium, a general incorporated corporation, is established based on the above research results. November 2012: The above-mentioned consortium prototypes the digital grid router MarkI / II / III. Based on the results, Digital Grid Co., Ltd. established April 2017: With the end of the above-mentioned comprehensive donation course, the University of Tokyo Social Collaboration Course “Internet of Energy (IOE)” was established. October 2017: Digital Grid Platform Co., Ltd. established with the investment of the above mentioned social collaboration course participating companies December 2017: Digital Grid Platform Co., Ltd. receives transfer of domain and trademark from Digital Grid Co., Ltd. Digital Grid Co., Ltd. is dedicated to the non-electrified area re-electrification business in Africa and changes its name to Wassha Co., Ltd. December 2017: Following the above, Digital Grid Platform Co., Ltd. changed its name. (New company name: Digital Grid Co., Ltd. → current company) January 2018: Moved the headquarters of Digital Grid Co., Ltd. to Maru Building (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)
■ Features of digital grid technology www.digitalgrid.com/service/index.html 1) Form a distributed power network to improve autonomy. 2) Support P2P power exchange and activate the re-energy power interchange. 3) Achieve asynchronous interconnection between the grid and the demand side network to reduce the risk of chained power outages, and eliminate the synchronization constraints between the power grid and the renewable energy.
■ Our Mission We enrich humanity through democratization of energy. for that reason, 1. Build a trading platform for power and other intangible assets, 2. Involve all players in society 3. Create a fair ecosystem. (that’s all)
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