Nov. 27. 2015
Marubeni Corporation (“Marubeni”) will commence electricity retailing services for low voltage users in Japan on April 1, 2016, through its wholly owned subsidiary Marubeni Power Retail Corporation (“MPRC”).
MPRC today opened a new website(*1) in advance of the commencement of its services which introduces a business overview, general explanation and various Q&A in relation to the liberalization of the electricity market planned for April, 2016. Details of MPRC services are also available.
Other contents of the new website, such as its price plan, application page for services, price simulation system, customer’s private page, etc., will be added accordingly to respond to customer needs.
January 2016 : Commencement of advance applications
April 2016 : Commencement of power supply to customers
MPRC is keen to expand its business field by utilizing know-how of demand-supply management obtained through Power Producer Supplier business since 2002, a sufficient track record which the Marubeni group possesses in power business around the world, and the development experience of renewable energy in domestic market.
About Marubeni Power Retail Corporation
|Company Name||Marubeni Power Retail Corporation|
|President and CEO||Tomofumi FUKUDA|
|Head Office||4-2, Ohtemachi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8088, Japan|
|Incorporated||January 21, 2011|
|Capital||JPY 1 million (Wholly owned by Marubeni Corporation)|
|Number of Employees||41 (as of November 1, 2015)|
|Main Business|| 1.Electricity trading business and its agency
2.EPC and IPP business in Power sector and its agency business