Energy & Social Infrastructure Division – Main Businesses & Vision –

*This page will be updated to reflect the organizational changes effective April 1st, 2018, once the Integrated Report is issued later this year.

Business Overview

The Energy & Social Infrastructure Division will modify our energy business portfolio to consolidate energy supply, energy generation, and integrated services for end-users into a single business area. Additionally, it will respond to society’s increasingly diverse needs by strengthening our efforts in the social infrastructure field, including work on digital technology-related businesses.

【Main Products】

▶  Infrastructure & Environment(renewable energy)
▶  Power Project(plants and infrastructure)
▶  Oil, natural gas, LNG
▶  Nuclear fuel cycle

Infrastructure & Environment

Kamikita Rokkasho Solar Power Plant in Rokkasho-mura, Kamikita-gun, Aomori
In the renewable energy sector, we plan to focus primarily on power sources beyond solar power such as wind power, geothermal power, and biomass power generation in Japan, the Americas, and Europe.
Responding to rising global demand for water through operation of businesses such as the desalination plant in Ghana.
[Major Business Activities] Renewable Energy Business
[News Releases] Sojitz Commences Commercial Operations at Recently-Completed Solar Power Plant in Rokkasho-mura, Kamikita-gun, Aomori
[News Releases] Sojitz Enters Solar Power Business in the Republic of Chile
[News Releases] Sojitz Joins Wind Power Project in Ireland
[News Releases] Sojitz Joins Largest Solar Power Project in Mexico

Power Project

One of the Oman IPP, Barka 3

Developing and operating overseas independent power producer (IPP) and integrated water and power plant (IWPP) projects. Plants up and running for the 3 large-scale projects in Saudi Arabia and Oman for which we received contracts during the last few years. Also investing in environmentally-conscious IPP/IWPP projects in regions like Asia, the Middle East, and the Americas, primarily dealing with gas-fired power plants and high-efficiency coal-fired power generation.
Working on EPC projects for power facilities in Asia and the Middle East, contributing to the creation of energy infrastructure in these countries.
[Major Business Activities] Independent Power Producer Business (IPP)
[News Releases] Sojitz Acquires Stake in Gas-fired Power Plant in Northeastern U.S.

Oil and Gas

Block 1SE, offshore Qatar
Promoting regionally-well balanced acquisition and development of upstream oil and gas interests
[Major Business Activities] Oil and Gas Business


An LNG carrier
We will expand the LNG business throughout Asia and the Middle East through our associated company, LNG Japan Corporation (Sojitz ownership: 50%), and develop LNG spot imports and offshore trading.
[Major Business Activities] LNG Business
[News Releases] Sojitz Announces Equity Participation in Spanish LNG Terminal

Nuclear Power Projects

GB-II uranium enrichment plant in France
Offering nuclear fuel cycle and related services.
Providing sales and services for nuclear equipment and materials through e-Energy, a fully-owned Group subsidiary
[Major Business Activities] Nuclear Power & Utility Business