Japan

2012.07.30

FOOMA Japan 2012

-- International Food Machinery & Technology Exhibition   Sponsored by the Japan Food Machinery Manufacturers’ Association, the 35th edition of FOOMA Japan was held from June 5 to 8 at Tokyo ...

2012.07.25

Research Advances on Magnetic Heat Pump Technology

Chubu Electric Power (Nagoya), the Railway Technology Research Institute (Tokyo), and Santoku (Kobe) are jointly developing magnetic heat pump technology that enables space cooling and heating by rota...

2012.07.21

MHI to Launch Commercial ATW Heat Pump Overseas

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has decided to launch its commercial air-to-water (ATW) heat pump water heater series in overseas markets. It will begin sales in the United Kingdom in July and in It...

2012.07.31

Toshiba Carrier to Establish New Company in Hangzhou, China

Toshiba Carrier has reached an agreement with the Hangzhou Economic and Technological Development Area (HEDA) of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, to establish a new company in HEDA as a sales and m...

2012.07.22

Toshiba becomes carbon neutral

20 July 2012 Toshiba Air Conditioning has been officially recognised as a carbon neutral business.   The announcement follows a programme of carbon reduction and supporting certified carbon offse...

2012.07.11

Renesas Electronics to Expand Cooperation with TSMC

The Japanese semi conductor giant Renesas Electronics announced on May 28 that it would expand its cooperation with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), having TSMC produce Renesas’s key product microcontroller, so as to reduce cost and improve competitiveness.   In addition, Renesas Electronics is also moving on with its negotiations, with the intention to sell to TSMC its Hega...

2012.07.20

GHP Taps Market for Summertime Electricity-saving in Japan

-- Surging 30% Growth in GHP Sales Demand for gas-enginedriven heat pumps (GHPs) in Japan has increased markedly since the Great East Japan Earthquake last year. GHPs are heat pump air conditioning an...

2012.07.19

New Panasonic President to Deliver Opening Keynote at CES

Jul 16, 2012 Mr. Kazuhiro Tsuga, incoming president of Panasonic Corp., will deliver the opening keynote address at the 2013 International CES. CES, produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (C...

2012.07.09

Hitachi Enhances Spanish Plant to Produce Set Free Line of M

Jul 13, 2012 Hitachi Air Conditioning Europe SAS is now manufacturing its Set Free flexible air-conditioning systems at its factory in Spain. Hitachi said it made a "considerable" investment in an as...

2012.07.13

Toshiba Strengthens Global R&D

Jul 12, 2012 Tokyo-based Toshiba Corp. intends to strengthen its international R&D organization and increase the number of R&D personnel at its facilities outside Japan by 750 people by the en...

2012.07.12

Japan's Yamada Denki to buy rival Best Denki

Jul 11, 2012 Japan’s largest discount home electronics retailer Yamada Denki (9831.T) plans to spend more than 10 billion yen ($126 million) to take a controlling stake in smaller rival Best Denki (81...

 
 
 
 
 
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