Energy & Metals GroupEnergy Division
Major Products and Areas
- Natural Gas Business (Production, Liquefaction, Trade, and Infrastructure)
- Exploration, development, and production of oil and gas
- New Energy Related Business (Hydrogen, Ammonia, Municipal Solid Waste, Thermal Energy Storage)
- Petroleum & LPG trade, distribution and marketing business
- Nuclear Energy Business (Development of Uranium Mine, Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Related Equipment Sales & Services)
Stronger LNG & Natural Gas Business Built by Global Value Chain and Proactive Approach to New Business Fields
Marubeni participates in global LNG projects in Qatar, Equatorial Guinea, Peru, and Papua New Guinea. Marubeni will continue to work on the smooth operation of existing LNG projects, while also focusing on the pursuit of investment opportunities, expanding trading operations, and participating in the Gas to Power business, which provides a full spectrum of services from the supply of natural gas to power generation equipment installation, to respond to the increasing global demand for LNG, and strengthening our comprehensive approach from sourcing to delivery.
Upstream business including exploration, development and production of oil and gas
Marubeni is involved in oil and gas exploration, development, and production activities in countries like the U.S., U.K., and India. Furthermore, as a member of the international consortium, we invest in the Sakhalin-1 Project in Russia, and we contribute to the stable project management. We will focus on maximizing the value of our assets through appropriate cost management and the streamlining of business.
New Energy Businesses for a Low-Carbon & Carbon Free Society
In anticipation of a future low carbon & carbon free society, Marubeni is promoting new energy businesses, as well as environmental solutions businesses including hydrogen, ammonia and other CO2-free fuel supply chains, and biofuel. One such project that utilizes hydrogen is the construction of a supply chain that encompasses the liquification and transport of hydrogen manufactured from brown coal in Australia. Marubeni is also strengthening efforts to create supply chains that utilize ammonia.
Furthermore, through our investment in Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc. (U.S.), we are also involved in a waste-to-fuel business that creates bio jet fuel from waste material.
Trading, Logistics and Marketing Projects to meet Domestic and Foreign Energy Demand through the Handling of Crude Oil, Petroleum Products, LNG and LPG
Marubeni conducts importation and third country trade in crude oil, petroleum products, LNG, and LPG and our leading affiliate companies such as MIECO (U.S.) and MIPCO (in Singapore and other places) are expanding their business as well. In our marketing operations, we sell and store petroleum products and LPG by utilizing our distribution network through Marubeni Energy Corporation, Marubeni Ennex, ENEOS GLOBE Corporation and other domestic and overseas subsidiaries. Marubeni will continue to provide high-value added services, and expand its business.
Uranium Mine Development, Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Nuclear Power Related Equipment and Services
In the nuclear industry, Marubeni is strengthening its efforts throughout the entire supply chain, providing comprehensive solutions. Additionally, Marubeni also offers related equipment, radioisotopes, and related services, thus contributing to improving power plant safety. Furthermore, Marubeni participates in the development of upstream uranium businesses, including the Kharassan Uranium Mine in Kazakhstan, which is currently operational.