KUTANI, Ichiro
KUTANI, Ichiro

Senior Research Director, Manager, Global Energy Group 1, Director, Energy Security Unit

Fields of Study: Energy Security Policy

March 1995 Master’s degree, Waseda University
April 1995 NKK Corporation
July 2007 The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan


Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (METI)

  • Operation and study of the Japan-Germany Energy Transition Council and Japan-UK Energy Innovation Council,2019
  • Development of Energy master Plan for Ukraine, 2014-2015

Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)

  • Structure of power price in Major ASEAN countries, 2018
  • Regulation and Control of Air Emission from Coal Power Plant, 2014-2017
  • Energy Efficiency Improvement in Transport Sector Through Traffic Reform, 2012-2017
  • and, many others.


  • Global Energy Trends and Japan, Collective writing, 2015
  • Energy Challenges in Emerging Asia, Collective writing, 2013