Investing in Japan
Latest UpdatesEnergy Pool Developpement, a provider of demand response service for industrial customers, sets up business in Japan
Apr 05, 2016
Energy Pool Developpement is a French company that provides demand response operation (a system to manage power consumption level on the electric grid in order to reduce costs for achieving demand‐supply balance of electric power). Energy Pool Developpement is one of the group companies of Schneider Electric, and the largest demand response operator in Europe.
Energy Pool Developpement has formally incorporated Energy Pool Japan KK in Tokyo in June 2015, and moved to a new Operations Center in October 2015, in order to expand its service mainly by enhancing industrial plants’ ability to control their power consumption and achieve cost savings.
JETRO Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) offered support for its establishment of business base in Japan, including provision of consultation on registration and tax affairs as well as introduction to various service providers.