JACCS recognizes that protecting and managing the Earth’s environment is an important task shared by all of humankind. With the future in mind, JACCS will engage in corporate activities that consider reduction of environmental burden and conservation of natural resources. Hence, the Group will strive to contribute to the environmental protection and management efforts of society as a whole.

Promotion of energy-saving activities

As a designated corporation under the revised Act on the Rational Use of Energy, the Company has set a target of reducing energy consumption by at least 1% annually, and takes a proactive stance on energy savings.

Targets and specific measures taken in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2022

JACCS has set a target of reducing energy consumption by at least 1% annually, and has implemented a range of measures to reduce CO2 emissions, including the introduction of high fuel-efficiency vehicles and reduction of photocopy paper consumption.

Summary of initiatives to date

Fiscal Year Energy consumption
(Kiloliters)
Rate of reduction Primary unit
(Kiloliters/m2)
Rate of reduction
2019
(Fiscal years ended March31)
1,949 -5.1% 0.04305 -1.4%
2020
(Fiscal years ended March31)
1,930 -1.0% 0.04254 -1.2%
2021
(Fiscal years ended March31)
1,842 -4.6% 0.04060 -4.6%

With regard to results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2022, information published on the web site will be updated as soon as tabulation work has been completed.

Planned measures and improvements during the fiscal year ending March 31, 2023

As a designated corporation under the revised Act on the Rational Use of Energy, JACCS will maintain its target of reducing energy consumption by at least 1% annually, and will work to reduce its consumption of electricity and other energy.