Activities for Contributing to Local Communities

Cosmo Forest Satoyama Preservation Activity and Coastal Clean-up

In designated Cosmo Forests located in traditional rural satoyama landscapes near the Cosmo Oil Chiba and Sakai refineries, and near the Cosmo Matsuyama Oil site, employees of the Cosmo Energy Group are conducting forest maintenance and preservation activities.

Moreover, volunteers from the Sakaide Distribution Terminal perform regular clean-ups of Shamijima beach near their workplace.

Due to measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the number of employee volunteers and other participants in fiscal 2022 was lower than in previous years, but a total of 199 people took part.


List of Environmental Preservation Activities at Group Sites

Organizer Date
Chiba Refinery

(1) Saturday, July 9, 2022

(2) Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Sakai Refinery

(1) Saturday, November 5, 2022

Note: Sunday, June 19, 2022 was canceled

Cosmo Matsuyama Oil

(1) Saturday, May 21, 2022

(2) Saturday, November 5, 2022

Sakaide Distribution Terminal

(1) Saturday, February 18, 2022

(2) Saturday, June 18, 2022

Participants at a Cosmo Forest satoyama preservation activity

Tree thinning in a Cosmo Forest

Participants at a Shamijima beach clean-up

Social Contribution Activity Expenditure

The Group spent at total of 144 million yen1 in fiscal 2022 to support local communities, including contributions to the COSMO Eco Fund.

Based on its Group Management Vision, Code of Conduct, and social contribution activity policies, the Cosmo Energy Group proactively engages in ongoing social contribution activities with the aim of helping to resolve social issues and support the sustainable development of a more prosperous society.


1. In fiscal 2022, the Group provided 90 million yen for humanitarian assistance in Ukraine, and 10 million yen to support recovery after destruction by torrential rains in Akita Prefecture, for a total of 100 million yen.

■ Click here for more information on the activities of the COSMO Eco Fund.

COSMO Eco Fund Activity Report 2023 (in Japanese)

■ Click here for more on the Cosmo Energy Group's social contribution activities.
Social Contribution