World Future Energy Summit

Outline of the Event


January 18, 2016 - January 21, 2016

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (MASDAR)


The Hitachi Group exhibited at the "World Future Energy Summit 2016 " held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, from January 18th - 21st, 2016 at ADNEC (Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center).

This summit was staged as part of the Masdar Initiative advocated by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces as a concept that aims to create a sustainable society. The summit was attended by Key executives from the UAE authorities, world leaders, international policy makers, industry leaders, investors, experts, academia, intellectuals and journalists. The Summit hosted over 32000 visitors to find practical and sustainable solutions to today's energy security and climate change challenges.


Hitachi Activities

With the progressive theme of “Social Innovation Business”, Hitachi group companies highlighted Hitachi’s capabilities as a total solutions provider for solving the challenges faced in Energy Management by demonstrating the engagement in the Middle East and showing supporting example solutions to different challenges such as:
Solution Company
  • Support for Regional Operations (Regional Organizational Systems).
  • Response to Complete liberalization of Electricity Retail (Meter Data Management System).
  • Support for Use of Meter Data (Solutions Utilizing Big Data).
  • Handling Regional Grid Stabilization (System Stabilization Solutions).
  • Handling Coordination of Supply and Demand for Ensuring Power (Battery System).
  • Handling Coordination of Supply and Demand for Ensuring Power (Energy Storage Solutions for Ancillary Markets)
  • Handling Coordination of Supply and Demand for Ensuring Power (Hybrid Energy Storage Solutions).

Energy Solutions BU

  • Nuclear Power Plants.

Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy, Ltd.

  • Flexibility of Power Grids.

Hitachi, Ltd., Power Systems Company

  • Hitachi RESS (B-CHOP System) for DC Traction Power Supply System.

Hitachi, Ltd., Rail Systems Company

  • Miniaturization and High Ripple Current Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor.
  • High Power Density & Large Energy Density Battery Devices.

Hitachi Chemical Company

  • Social Infrastructure Security Solution.
  • Water Cycle Simulation Service/ Flood Simulation System.

Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company

  • Japanese Emergency Response System.
  • Framework for Nuclear Power Plants.

Hitachi, Ltd., Defense Systems Company

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Hitachi group companies’ booth was the center of interest for over 650 visitors during the summit. VIP visitors to the booth included Mr. Yosuke Takagi, State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, as well as Royal Prince Sheikh, Hamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Managing Director of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, in addition to Sheikh Mohamed Bin Hamad AI Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah. Furthermore, Hitachi group companies’ booth hosted many meetings with executives from leading energy, infrastructure and environmental companies.