Clean Planet, a Pioneer in New Clean Energy Development, Receives Investment from Miura (Press Release)

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To the Press
May 15, 2019
Miura Co., Ltd.
Clean Planet Inc.
“Ushering in Revolutionary Clean Energy to Our Global Community”
Clean Planet, a pioneer in new clean energy development, receives investment from Miura

Miura Co., Ltd., Japan’s leading boiler manufacturer, has subscribed to newly issued shares of Clean Planet Inc., in Tokyo, through a third-party allotment of new shares on May 15, 2019.The Miura Group has developed, manufactured, and marketed a range of products in the heat, water, and environment fields throughout the world since 1959. It continues to develop unique products and services that are energy-efficient and effective in environment-related fields, in order to realize its corporate mission of “contributing to creating a society that is environmentally friendly and ways of living that are clean and comfortable through our work in the field of the Energy, Water, and Environment”. The Miura Group will now collaborate with Clean Planet to implement the clean energy technologies which Clean Planet has developed with Tohoku University, toward realizing a decarbonized society.

Clean Planet is a venture company that undertakes R&D into new forms of clean energy that  are  “safe,  stable,  and  low-cost”  in  order  to create  novel  innovations  in  the  energy industry  for  social  infrastructure.  Clean  Planet’s  research  lab  is  located  at  the  “Condensed Matter Nuclear Reaction Division” within the Research Center for Electron Photon Science at Tohoku  University.  The  research lab  was  founded  jointly  with  the  university  in  2015.  The company is working on the development of “New Hydrogen Energy” which gives enormous energy  output  per  hydrogen  unit  compared  with  conventional  hydrogen  energy.  The  heat source  developed  by  Clean  Planet  has  now  nearly  reached  the  point  of  practical  use  as  a next-generation  clean  energy  source.  The  company  will  continue  to  work  on  realizing sustainable  social  infrastructure  by  distributing  “New  Hydrogen  Energy”  globally  as  a  new type of clean energy for a CO2-free world.
Miura Co., Ltd. Company Profile
Representative: Daisuke Miyauchi, President and CEO
Head Office: 7 Horie, Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan
Establishment: May 1959
Capital: ¥9.544 billion (as of March 31, 2019)
Number of Employees: 5,690 (consolidated), 3,090 (non-consolidated) (as of March 2019)
Business Areas: Production, sale, and maintenance of boilers and related devices
Clean Planet Inc. Company Profile

Representative: Hideki Yoshino, President and CEO
Head Office: 1-2-3 Kaigan, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Establishment: September 2012
Capital: ¥704.1 million [plus, Capital Surplus of ¥598.6 million]
(as of May 15, 2019)
Number of Employees: 5 (as of May 2019)
Business Areas: Research, development, and sales of products utilizing clean energy technologies