May 2002

Energy Saving
 Techniques for Reducing the Environmental Load in Vehicle Transportation
   -On the Hybrid Electric Vehicles-                          Kenichi Shimizu...(3)

 Efforts to CO2 Reduction Made by Other Countries and Japan's Responses  Kenji Komaki...(13)

 Photovoltaic Power Generation Systems -Current Status and Prospects-    Koichi Sakuta...(25)

 The Current Agreement and the Future Agenda on the Carbon Sink by COP7
                                                 Yoshiki Yamagata...(30)

 Progress in Saving Energy Consumption in the Pulp and Paper Industry in Japan
                                                   Kunihiko Aida...(39)

 Energy Saving by an Introduction of Inverter to Papermaking Process      Hiroji Kanuka...(52)

 The Energy Conservation Measure and The Industrial Waste Reduction
   Measure in DIPManufacture Process                         Yuji Takashima...(60)

 Installation of Continuous Pre -coat Renewal for Lime Mud Filter -
   Saving Heavy Oil on the Lime Kiln System-                     Kazushi Ueda...(66)

 Activities of Energy Conservation in Power Plant                   Shigeki Izumi...(71)

 Energy Conservation for Medium Consistency(MC)Pumps in Kraft Pulp Line
   -Conversion Effects into Energy Saving MC Pumps-           Masayoshi Tsukano...(76)

 The Energy Conservation with the Heat Pipes Finned Tube Heat Exchanger
   -Recovering Exhaust Heat of Coating Machine Dryer-           Chiyonobu Sasaki...(81)

 Energy-Saving Technology and Examples at YONAGO N-1Paper Machine and N-1Coater
                                                    Ikuo Tsumori...(85)

Topics & Information

 2001Research Projects of Universities and Government Research Institutes Wood
   Science Committee, JAPAN TAPPI                                  ...(119)

Research Report

 Influence of Coating Pigment on Inkjet Printing Qualities Yong
   -Kyu Lee, Kook-Hun An, Kwang-                 Seob Lee and Shigenori Kuga...(94)

 Elastic Bending Analysis for Plate of Single-Wall Corrugated Fiberboard
   -On Rectangular Concentrated Uniform Distribution Load
          Applied at Optional Position in Plate of Supporting Edges-
                               Satoru Matsushima and Shigeo Matsushima...(101)

Pulp and Paper Mills in Japan
  -Shimada, Yokoi Mill, Tokai Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd.-Tokai Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd.       ...(112)

Committee report                                                ...(03)

Coffee break                                                   ...(93)

Papyrus                                                      ...(127)

Industry News(Domestic and International)                                ...(129)

List of Titles in Foreign Journals Received by JAPAN TAPPI                    ...(139)

List of Patents issued and Laid-open Publication                            ...(141)

Price list of Domestic Logs and Wood Chips by District                       ...(151)

Wholesale Price list of Papers at Tokyo Trade Center                        ...(152)

Other Monthly Statistics                                           ...(154)

News from the Association                                         ...(156)