Plan for Revitalization in Fukushima Prefecture
This is based on the "Vision for Revitalization in Fukushima Prefecture," which was instituted on August 11, 2011 to lay down the basic principles and major policies for rebuilding Fukushima Prefecture. In accordance with the 3 basic principles and 7 major policies set forth in the vision, this plan outlines major projects and other related initiatives.
 Reconstruction Efforts Aimed at Local Community Revitalization
A plan that outlines projects by Aizu Wakamatsu City as part of the process of rebuilding from the impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake and subsequent nuclear power plant disaster. The plan also incorporates a vision for creating "Smart City Aizu Wakamatsu"—a robust, sustainable and resilient local community in which residents can live secure and comfortable lives.
 Project Eligible for Assistance from METI
As part of METI's Subsidy for Projects Promoting the Introduction of Smart Communities, a project selected for the deployment of smart communities that heighten energy utilization efficiency in three prefectures impacted by the Great East Japan Earthquake: Iwate Prefecture, Miyagi Prefecture and Fukushima Prefecture. In areas currently undergoing reconstruction, the initiative supports the construction of smart communities that focus on employing renewable energy as a way to build cities that are resilient following natural disasters. Regarding "smart community", please see http://www.meti.go.jp/english/policy/energy_environment/smart_community/index.html.
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.4 trillion yen (US$47 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013. For more information, please see http://www.fujitsu.com.
Tohoku Electric Power headquartered in Sendai, Japan, is one of the nation's largest utilities, with approx. 17 gigawatts of owned capacity, delivering electricity to over 7 million customers across seven prefectures including Niigata in the northeastern part of Japan. Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc. (TSE:9506) reported consolidated operating revenues of approx. 1.8 trillion yen for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013. For more information, please see http://www.tohoku-epco.co.jp/index-e.htm.
Press ContactsPublic and Investor Relations Division
Press ContactsDepartment of Public Affairs
Company:Aizu Wakamatsu City Hall
Press ContactsNext Generation Energy Group
Company:Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc
All company names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Information provided in this press release is accurate at time of publication and is subject to change without advance notice.
Date: 01 May, 2013
Company: Fujitsu Limited, Aizu Wakamatsu City Hall, Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc., , , , , , , ,