Jan 19, 2023 – Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. (President: UCHIDA Takashi; “Tokyo Gas”), acting through its wholly owned subsidiary Acario Investment One, LLC (CEO: OKUI Toshiharu), becomes the first Japanese energy company to invest in and conclude an agreement for collaborating with Global Thermostat, PBC (“Global Thermostat”), a U.S.-based firm which offers a leading-edge technology for the Direct Air Capture (“DAC”) of carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere.

Tokyo Gas Press Release: 20230119-03e.pdf (tokyo-gas.co.jp)

Global Termostat Press Release: Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. pursues carbon removal with agreement to invest in and collaborate with Global Thermostat – Global Thermostat