MHI Signs MoU with Chile’s Guacolda Energia for Feasibility Study of Ammonia Co-Firing at a Coal-Fired Thermal Power Plant

       

TOKYO, Dec 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), on December 6, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Guacolda Energia SpA, an independent power producer (IPP) in the Republic of Chile, to begin a feasibility study for the introduction of ammonia co-firing at a coal-fired thermal power plant operated by the company in the north of the country. …

Mitsubishi Power Completes Refurbishment of Unit 1 at Hartha Thermal Power Station in Iraq

       

TOKYO, Dec 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has completed the refurbishment of Unit 1 at the Hartha Thermal Power Station operated by the Ministry of Electricity (MOE) in the Republic of Iraq. After more than 30 years of operation, the refurbishment work ordered in 2017, called for the replacement of …

Olympus to Join Government Project to Verify Dissemination of Endoscopic AI Diagnosis in Vietnam

       

TOKYO, Dec 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Olympus Corporation (Olympus), a global medtech company committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, today announced their part in a project in cooperation with the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications of Japan (MIC), entitled, “Survey Study for International Expansion of Endoscopes Utilizing High-definition Imaging Technology AI Diagnosis Support System in Vietnam.” …

DOCOMO to Introduce Latest R&D and Technologies During “docomo Open House’23” Online Event

       

TOKYO, Dec 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that “docomo Open House’23 — Creating a Future with You,” an online event to be held next February 2 to 28, will present 21 exhibits showcasing the company’s latest initiatives and offerings. The Open House will be accessible to the general public without registration and the event’s preview website is …

Mitsubishi Power Receives 55MW Geothermal Power Plant Order from Pertamina

       

TOKYO, Dec 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy (PGE), the geothermal energy subsidiary of Indonesia’s state-owned oil and natural gas corporation PT Pertamina (Persero), for a 55 MW power generating unit comprising a steam turbine, generator, and related equipment for the Lumut …

Release of Mazda Integrated Report 2022

       

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Dec 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mazda Motor Corporation today released the first Mazda Integrated Report 2022(1), a structured presentation from both financial and non-financial perspectives looking at Mazda’s approach to value creation and other efforts, on the company’s official website. The Integrated Report is a comprehensive compilation of Mazda’s medium- and long-term management policies, ESG-based solutions to social challenges, …

Olympus Announces Launch of Olympus Asia Pacific Innovation Program

       

SINGAPORE, Dec 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Olympus Corporation (Olympus), a global medtech company committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, has partnered with MedTech Innovator Asia Pacific, the industry’s largest healthcare accelerator, to facilitate the Olympus Asia Pacific Innovation Program (OAIP) running throughout 2023. Over a century old, Olympus has a rich heritage in the field of medical …

Startups rapidly emerging from Central Japan – local entrepreneurs explain why

       

Central Japan, Dec 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Central Japan, the region in which the new anime-themed park famous for its sci-fi fantasy machines and vehicles debuted earlier last month, is quickly becoming the homeland of startups paving the way towards the future of mobility. Earlier this week, the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), together with the Central Japan Startup Ecosystem Consortium, …

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Launches GR Corolla Sales Efforts with Lotteries in Japan

       

TOKYO, Dec 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) commenced its sales efforts today for the Japanese-market trim levels of the new GR Corolla–the GR Corolla RZ and GR Corolla RZ “MORIZO Edition” (GR Corolla Morizo Edition)(1)–with purchasing lotteries that run to December 19 for GR Corolla RZ and December 18 for GR Corolla Morizo Edition. Sales of both models …

DENSO Receives IEEE Corporate Innovation Award for Developing and Spreading Use of QR Code

       

KARIYA, JAPAN, Dec 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO Corporation today announced it has received the IEEE Corporate Innovation Award from IEEE,(1) the largest international association for electrical and electronic engineering in the world, for developing the QR Code(2) and spreading its use globally. The IEEE Corporate Innovation Award, one of the most prestigious technical awards in the world, is presented to …

NEC and SINAI Technologies Collaborate to Create Pathways to Decarbonization

       

Tokyo and San Francisco, Dec 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation and SINAI Technologies lnc., a software company that supports the transformation of companies and organizations to achieve their net-zero targets, will commence collaboration on businesses that support decarbonization in November 2022. In December 2021, NEC established an ecosystem-based corporate venture capital (CVC) fund, the NEC Orchestrating Future Fund (NOFF), which …

Eisai to Present Preclinical and Clinical Research on Eribulin at the 2022 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

       

TOKYO, Dec 1, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that new study results on its in-house discovered and developed anticancer agent eribulin mesylate (HALAVEN, “eribulin”) will be presented during the 2022 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), which is taking place virtually and in-person in San Antonio, Texas from December 6-10. Eisai will present five eribulin-related abstracts, including a …

Honda Unveils Next-generation Technologies of Honda SENSING 360 and Honda SENSING Elite

       

TOKYO, Dec 1, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled the next-generation technologies of the Honda SENSING 360 omnidirectional safety and driver-assistive system, and Honda SENSING Elite, a flagship variation of Honda SENSING, respectively. Based on the global safety slogan “Safety for Everyone,” Honda is striving for a collision-free society for everyone sharing the road by pursuing the research …

Blockpass releases crypto’s first Unhosted Wallet KYC

       

HONG KONG, Dec 1, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Blockpass, the identity verification provider, is excited to announce a vital new service being launched to help businesses conform to new regulatory standards. With the release of Unhosted Wallet KYC(TM), companies are able to remain compliant with new regulatory laws that are coming into play globally in 2023. Unhosted or ‘non-custodial’ wallets are those …

MHI Publishes Integrated Report “MHI Report 2022”

       

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today published the “MHI Report 2022.” The focus of this year’s integrated report is on MHI Group’s contributions to global Carbon Neutrality. In October 2021, MHI announced its commitment to achieve Carbon Neutrality Groupwide by 2040, and MHI Report 2022 presents detailed explanations of the efforts to fight against climate …

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering to be Integrated into MHI

       

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG) have agreed to integrate the business operations of MHIENG with those of MHI effective April 1, 2023. Under an absorption-type split arrangement, operations currently conducted by MHIENG will be taken over by MHI and placed under the direct management of MHI’s president and …

NEC Orchestrating Future Fund, an Ecosystem-type CVC Fund, Completes Final Close for US$140 Million

       

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has completed the final close of the “NEC Orchestrating Future Fund”(1), an ecosystem-type corporate venture capital (CVC) fund established in December 2021 for US$140 million (approximately 20 billion yen). This CVC fund was made possible through investments from NTT FINANCE CORPORATION, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company, Limited, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited, …

Mitsubishi Power to Upgrade Two Gas Turbines at Tuas Power to Achieve 16.9 kilo-tonnes of Carbon Emissions Reduction Annually

       

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received a contract from Tuas Power Generation Pte. Ltd., a major power company in Singapore, for upgrades to two of the four M701F gas turbines (CCP3 and CCP4) in its gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power generation facility. This upgrade is part …

ExxonMobil, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Form Carbon Capture Technology Alliance

       

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – ExxonMobil and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have joined forces to deploy MHI’s leading CO2 capture technology as part of ExxonMobil’s end-to-end carbon capture and storage (CCS) solution for industrial customers. The joint effort combines ExxonMobil’s and MHI’s years of expertise in the industry and strengthens the companies’ ability to provide customers with solutions that will …

Eisai Presents Full Results of Lecanemab Phase 3 Confirmatory Clarity Ad Study for Early Alzheimer’s Disease at Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease (CTAD) Conference

       

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. announced today that the results from Eisai’s large global Phase 3 confirmatory Clarity AD clinical study of lecanemab (development code: BAN2401), an investigational anti-amyloid beta (Abeta) protofibril antibody for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) due to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and mild AD (collectively known as early AD) …