About us


Japan Society of Energy and Resources was founded in 1980.
It is an academic society to promote the science and technology concerning energy and resources,and thus to facilitate cooperation among industry, academia and governmental sectors for coping with the problems in this field.

Organization (as of June 16, 2022)

1)Executive Directors


TEZUKA, Tetsuo (Professor Emeritus Kyoto Univ)

Vice President

SHIMODA, Yoshiyuki (Professor Osaka University)

SETOGUCHI, Tetsuo (Chairman of the board of Director, Osaka Gas Urban Development Co.,Ltd. ; Adviser, Osaka Gas Co., Ltd.)

NABETA, Kazuhiro (Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc.)

Director for General Affairs

FUJIOKA, Naoto (General Manager Research & Development, The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.)

Director for Planning

MATSUHASHI, Ryuji (Professor The University of Tokyo)

Director for Publication

FUJII, Yasumasa (Professor The University of Tokyo)

2)Number of Members(as of March 31, 2022)

  • Corporate Member 109
  • Personal Member 898
  • Student Member 101


“Energy and Resources (in Japanese)” and
“Journal of Japan Society of Energy and Resources” are published bimonthly.


1) Annual Meeting in August

2) Conference on Energy, Economy, and Environment in January

3) Topical Meeting (six times a year)

4) Seminars (two times a year)

5) Field Trips (four times a year)

6) Special Project


Japan Society of Energy and Resources
1-9-10 Kyomachi-bori, Nishi-ku, Osaka, 550-0003 JAPAN

Tel: +81-6-6446-0537, Fax: +81-6-6446-0559

E-mail: webmaster@jser.gr.jp