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1. Collection and Delivery of Information
JPEC’s activities concerning information have been effectively implemented by collecting information, analyzing and studying technical/social/socioeconomic issues, and delivering the information on the analysis results to the public.
(1) Information Collection and Delivery
JPEC collects overseas information on market conditions and industry trends in relation to oil/energy, energy policies and the latest technologies from websites and issues specialty journals for daily mail delivery of flash report. Important topics are distributed in the form of “JPEC Report” 2-3 times a month which includes detailed analysis and related information on important subjects. A monthly online report on “The Latest Global Oil Refining Trends” is issued as well, including news relating to oil refinery facilities all over the world.
(2) Release and Dissemination of Information
JPEC’s activities are presented at conference for research result and achievements as well as on JPEC’s website. To inform the public of JPEC’s latest work, “JPEC NEWS” is issued bimonthly. A variety of information including daily news is accessible at
(3) Network for Gathering Overseas Information
JPEC implements long-term dispatch of researchers to Europe(Brussels) and US (Chicago) for gathering information. JPEC endeavors to built a global petroleum network, sharing information with energy/petroleum organizations throughout the world.
JPEC has been promoting technology exchanges with China, South Korea and ASEAN members, focusing on technology policies related to petroleum, refining facilities, and technical issues on fuel oil quality. We have also constructed an information network to strengthen relations with government-affiliated organizations and oil companies in each nation.
[Japan-China-Korea Petroleum Technology Congress]
2) North America
JPEC has researchers on long-term dispatch basis to the US(Chicago), and conducts exchange with U.S. government, its major US government-affiliated and energy- related organizations including the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to collect the latest information. Information regarding the orientation of energy policy and consequent, technological trends, environmental protection measures, and trends in the use and production of biomass fuels in the US.
JPEC has researchers on long-term dispatch basis to the Belgium (Brussels), and conducts exchange with the European Commission (EC), major European government-affiliated, energy-related agencies and European oil companies including Conservation of Clean Air and Water in Europe (CONCAWE), in order to acquire the latest information on the status of EU initiatives in the area of environmental and fuel quality, and on technological development and other concern.
(4) Lectures at Universities
JPEC has been conducting a series of lectures on petroleum and energy at various universities for the purpose of encouraging many students to learn more about the petroleum and energy industries.