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About JSCA


In order to support the future growth of Japan’s leading energy-saving and new energy technologies, an organization composed of domestic companies needed to be formed that addresses common issues. For this purpose, the Japan Smart Community Alliance (JSCA) was established to accumulate knowledge and promote collaboration between the public and private sectors.
JSCA aims to contribute to the domestic and international dissemination of smart communities, which are based on the integration of innovative energy and social infrastructures, including smart grids. JSCA is working to facilitate the development of smart communities through collaborative efforts of the public and private sectors in Japan by planning and implementing activities that contribute to Japan’s economy. Such activities include fulfilling local government needs, overcoming potential barriers and issues as well as sharing information on public financing for smart grid technology development.

Organization Profile

Organization Name:Japan Smart Community Alliance
Address of the Secretariat:18F, MUZA Kawasaki Central Tower
1310 Omiya-cho, Saiwai-ku
Kawasaki City, Kanagawa 212-8554 JAPAN
Established:April 6, 2010
Secretariat:Smart Community and Energy Systems Department
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)


■Working Groups■
JSCA has four working groups, in each of which active discussions and studies for further development and deployment of its own target issues are carried out through collective effort of both public and private sectors. Read More

■International Alliances■
There are challenging issues on development and dissemination of smart community-related technologies and achievement of international standardization, which are difficult for an individual company alone or an individual country alone to solve. That is why it is necessary to build international as well as cross-company cooperative relationships. Read More

In order to disseminate and collect relevant information and conduct public relations activities, JSCA hosts international events and alliance member-exclusive events as well as participates in domestic and overseas events.  Read More





3 min. from JR Kawasaki Station West Exit,
8 min. from Keihinkyukou Keikyu Kawasaki Station West Exit.


JSCA Secretariat
Smart Community and Energy Systems Department
NEDO Head Office
18F, MUZA Kawasaki Central Tower
1310 Omiya-cho, Saiwai-ku
Kawasaki City, Kanagawa 212-8554 JAPAN

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