Contributing to Regional Revitalization - For Creation of Regional Innovation
Innovations created by regional companies are expected to play an important role in regional economic revitalization. AIST has eight regional research bases throughout Japan (Hokkaido, Tohoku, Tokyo Waterfront, Chubu, Kansai, Chugoku, Shikoku, and Kyushu) to contribute to regional innovation. In addition, Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute, AIST (FREA) has been established in Fukushima. The institute promotes R&D into renewable energy and is open to the world.
Note）※Indicates that part of the research unit is located. As of October 1,2013