JST and University of Tokyo proposed a “pay as you save” scheme for drastic deployment of energy efficiency measures within the household sector - Policy Design for Energy Efficiency Improvement within Daily Life -
~Acceleration of "energy efficiency" and "energy-saving"~
Since 11th of March in 2011, the disaster-stricken area's immediate rehabilitation has been expected, and the revision of Japan's new energy policy has been discussed. The Center for Low Carbon Society Strategy believes the acceleration of "energy efficiency" and "energy-saving" is essential to build affluent low carbon society. In the symposium, the nation's desired and creative society can be suggested based on rehabilitation efforts in Miyagi prefecture and advanced examples of environment/welfare initiatives in Sweden.
◇Official website： LCS Symposium "Toward an Affluent Low Carbon Society"
Press Release：JST evaluated economical impacts of Japan's future energy mix on households ~energy-saving measures in households and consideration for low-income brackets are the key for realizing a low carbon and affluent society~
Center for Low Carbon Society Strategy (LCS) was launched on December 11, 2009.