At a meeting of the Board of Directors of Shizuoka Gas held on August 5, 2010, a resolution was adopted, as described below, regarding the payment of an interim dividend to shareholders of record as of June 30, 2010.

1. Data on interim dividend

2. Reasons for dividend

Shizuoka Gas celebrated on April 16, 2010 the centennial anniversary of its founding. Shizuoka Gas wishes to express its appreciation for the support and encouragement of all relevant parties including its shareholders.
To express its sincere gratitude for the continuous support of its shareholders, Shizuoka gas will pay a dividend of five yen per share, comprising an ordinary dividend of four yen and a commemorative dividend (to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the Company’s founding) of one yen.

Term-end dividend forecast for FY2010