Milestones

Since Germany and Japan agreed to intensify their bilateral energy policy exchange and cooperation in June 2019, the Energy Partnership has gained strong momentum with lively discussions on renewables, energy efficiency, digitisation and hydrogen taking place in the Working Groups as well as during expert exchanges and conferences. 

22 January 2021

1st Hydrogen Working Group Meeting

22
January
2021
The Hydrogen Working Group met virtually and discussed regulatory frameworks and support mechanisms as well as international hydrogen supply chains. ©adelphi
18 September 2020

2nd Energy Transition Working Group Meeting

18
September
2020
During the second meeting of the Energy Transition Working Group, the discussions focused on electricity market liberalisation as well as digitisation and energy management. ©adelphi
21 August 2020

1st Energy Transition Working Group Meeting

21
August
2020
18 February 2020

Endorsement of the Roadmap for the Energy Partnership

Tomohiro Kaneko, Deputy Commissioner for International Affairs Agency for Natural Resources and Energy (METI) and Thorsten Herdan, Director General Energy Policy (BMWi) after signing the Roadmap.
18
February
2020
Tomohiro Kaneko, Deputy Commissioner for International Affairs Agency for Natural Resources and Energy (METI) and Thorsten Herdan, Director General Energy Policy (BMWi) after signing the Roadmap. © BMWi
15 June 2019

Signing of the Declaration of Cooperation

15
June
2019
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