Divisions and Departments Of Headquarters
Research & Development Department
|Research Management Section
- Formulation of policies and plans for research and development, general coordination.
- Evaluation and management of Research and Development results.
- Management and public relations of Research & Development Dept.
- Management of intellectual property rights.
|Power Network Research Section
- Maintaining and improving the reliability of power supply, including diagnosis of degradation, life extension and accident prevention measures of power transmission and distribution facilities.
- Advanced operation, construction and maintenance of power transmission and distribution facilitie.
|Energy Utilization Research Section
- Energy use in houses and buildings in snowy cold region.
- Heat pump in snowy cold region.
|Thermal Power and Civil Engineering Research Section
- Remaining life assessment technology and maintenance sophistication for thermal power plant.
- More sophisticated operation and maintenance technologies for thermal power plant.
- More sophisticated assessment and maintenance for hydraulic and civil engineering facilities.
|Environmental Technology Research Section
- Environmental analysis and evaluation.
- The recycling of waste.
- The environmental countermeasures for power equipments.
|New Technology Promoting Section
- Research on industry, economy, and social trends in Hokkaido, and identification and visualization of regional issues.
- Effective use of local energy resources, etc., and study and support for the development of services.
|Digital Transformation Section
- Renewed the information system for new business models.
- Promotion and support of IoT introduction at company-wide and group companies.
- Advanced Information and communication technology.