MHI Thermal Systems Launches New Air Conditioner Ads on Conc

-- First New Ad for Residential-use Lineup in 20 Years -- 2020-04-09   ・ Broadcasts to get underway from April 10 to mark 50th anniversary of launch of "BEAVER" brand ・ Residentia...


Second Commercial-use MEGAMIE System Begins Operations at HA

-- Supplying Clean Power with Low CO2 Emissions --   ・ Supporting an energy management system with low-CO2 distributed power generation and self-consignment ・ Switch to CO2-free hydrogen fuel ...


Japanese RAC Market Growing to 10-million-unit Scale

According to data from the Japan Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Industry Association (JRAIA), Japan’s room air conditioner (RAC) shipments in 2019 reached 9.81 million units, up 1.7% from 9....


Panasonic to Release U Type GHP Xair III

In early April 2020, Panasonic Commercial Equipment Systems will start selling gas heat pump (GHP) air conditioners called U type GHP Xair III that feature improved annual operational efficiency. The ...


Mitsubishi Electric to Launch Slim ZR Series PACs

In mid-May 2020, Mitsubishi Electric will launch a new series of Slim ZR packaged air conditioners (PACs) for shops and offices. The Slim ZR series is available in 451 models with 10 types of indoor u...


Supermarket Trade Show 2020 Leaps Toward Automation

From February 12 to 14, the Supermarket Trade Show (SMTS) 2020 was held at Makuhari Messe. It attracted 2,331 exhibitors including various companies and groups. Occupying 3,599 booths, the current sho...


JATL and EEI Hold Seminar on Air Conditioner Performance Tes

On February 18, the Japan Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Testing Laboratory (JATL) jointly held the JATL & EEI One-Day Seminar on air conditioner performance testing with the Electrical and El...


Daikin Strengthens Approach that Fosters AI Specialists

Daikin has invested about ¥100 million (US$ 0.9 million) in Aidemy, a startup that originated in the University of Tokyo and specializes in fostering artificial intelligence (AI) specialists throu...


President and CEO Izumisawa Offers New Employees Words of We

2020-04-01 Tokyo, April 1, 2020 - This morning Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) Group President and CEO Seiji Izumisawa released a video message of welcome and encouragement to the company's newly joining employees. The video format was chosen after the traditional welcoming ceremony was canceled this year to prevent spread of the novel coronavirus. Mr. Izumisawa called on the new empl...


Fujitsu to Launch New Think Tank, "Fujitsu Future Studies Ce

Tokyo, March 31, 2020 Fujitsu today announced the establishment of a new company, "Fujitsu Future Studies Center" (FFSC), a think tank bolstering the formulation and execution of the Fujitsu Group's medium and long-term strategies. Mr. Shotaro Yachi will be the new company's President. Mr. Yachi is Fujitsu's Executive Advisor, former National Security Advisor to the Cabinet,...


MHPS, MHIENG and MGC selected to conduct research on effecti

-- The collaborative research project commissioned by NEDO aiming at developing carbon capture and utilization (CCU) technologies -- 2020-03-31 Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), Mitsubishi He...


Robotics for Well-Being: Panasonic to Host a Virtual Panel S

Mar 31, 2020 Tokyo, Japan - Panasonic Corporation has announced a virtual panel session titled "Robotics for Well-Being," which will be streamed live on YouTube on April 9 at 10am Japan Sta...

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