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Mitsubishi Electric and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Reach a Basic Agreement to Start Detailed Studies for Business Integration for Power Generator Systems

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Monday, December 26, 2022

TOKYO, Dec 26, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TOKYO: 7011) announced today that the two companies have reached a basic agreement to establish a joint venture to integrate their businesses in fields focused on power generator systems.

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  • TOKYO, Dec 26, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TOKYO: 7011) announced today that the two companies have reached a basic agreement to establish a joint venture to integrate their businesses in fields focused on power generator systems.
  • It is expected that Mitsubishi Electric will be the majority shareholder and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will be the minority shareholder of the new company.
  • In the future, existing thermal power generation will decarbonize its systems with fuel conversion to hydrogen, ammonia, and other carbon-free fuels.
  • Considering this market environment, Mitsubishi Electric and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries have reached this basic agreement to strengthen their market competitiveness further by integrating their respective businesses and combining their respective technologies and assets.

SUN COMMUNITIES ADOPTS CLIMATE CHANGE GOALS

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

This commitment is part of a concerted effort by Sun to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and ultimately reach net-zero emissions to limit global warming and prevent the adverse effects of climate change.

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  • This commitment is part of a concerted effort by Sun to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and ultimately reach net-zero emissions to limit global warming and prevent the adverse effects of climate change.
  • “We have an array of resources and knowledge available to support achieving our Carbon Neutral and Net Zero Emissions goals.
  • By working together across our portfolio to incorporate our commitment into daily routines and workflows, we are confident we will achieve them.
  • Sun’s most recent ESG report can be found here on the Sun Communities website at www.suncommunities.com .

Mitsubishi Electric and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Reach a Basic Agreement to Start Detailed Studies for Business Integration for Power Generator Systems

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Monday, December 26, 2022

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503, “Mitsubishi Electric”) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TOKYO: 7011, “Mitsubishi Heavy Industries”) announced today that the two companies have reached a basic agreement to establish a joint venture to integrate their businesses in fields focused on power generator systems.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503, “Mitsubishi Electric”) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TOKYO: 7011, “Mitsubishi Heavy Industries”) announced today that the two companies have reached a basic agreement to establish a joint venture to integrate their businesses in fields focused on power generator systems.
  • It is expected that Mitsubishi Electric will be the majority shareholder and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will be the minority shareholder of the new company.
  • In the future, existing thermal power generation will decarbonize its systems with fuel conversion to hydrogen, ammonia, and other carbon-free fuels.
  • Considering this market environment, Mitsubishi Electric and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries have reached this basic agreement to strengthen their market competitiveness further by integrating their respective businesses and combining their respective technologies and assets.

Leviton Investing in Solar Energy to Support Scotland Manufacturing Facility

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Monday, December 19, 2022

GLENROTHES, Scotland, Dec. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Leviton announced today it is making a £600,000 capital investment into solar energy at its Glenrothes manufacturing facility, further illustrating its sustainability commitments. The carbon-neutral facility serves as Leviton Network Solutions EMEA headquarters, where it manufactures high-performance fibre optic and copper cabling and make-to-order pre-terminated cable assemblies.

Key Points: 
  • GLENROTHES, Scotland, Dec. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Leviton announced today it is making a £600,000 capital investment into solar energy at its Glenrothes manufacturing facility, further illustrating its sustainability commitments.
  • The carbon-neutral facility serves as Leviton Network Solutions EMEA headquarters, where it manufactures high-performance fibre optic and copper cabling and make-to-order pre-terminated cable assemblies.
  • "The ability to generate solar energy onsite will help us offset soaring energy costs in the UK and supports our commitment to reducing carbon emissions, developing clean, renewable energy, and reducing our carbon footprint, said Ian Wilkie, Managing Director of Leviton Network Solutions Europe" "Upon completion, the solar panels will help reduce the company's annual energy needs."
  • Leviton recognises and appreciates the support of the local Fife Council for the project.

Portland Cement Association Elects 2023 Board of Directors Leadership

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Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Washington, DC, Dec. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Portland Cement Association (PCA) is proud to announce new leadership for its Board of Directors after holding elections yesterday at its Fall Board meeting.

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  • Washington, DC, Dec. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Portland Cement Association (PCA) is proud to announce new leadership for its Board of Directors after holding elections yesterday at its Fall Board meeting.
  • “The Portland Cement Association plays a crucial role in the advancement of the cement and construction industries, not only in the U.S., but in partnership with other like-minded organizations around the world,” said Chairman Ruiz.
  • Also at yesterday’s meeting, it was announced that David Loomes is the latest industry executive to join the PCA Board.
  • PCA supports sustainability, innovation, and safety while fostering continuous improvement in cement manufacturing, distribution, infrastructure, and economic growth.

Leviton Joins Green Building Initiative as Visionary Member

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022

MELVILLE, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Leviton announced today that the company joined the Green Building Initiative (GBI) as a Visionary member. Partnerships with organizations such as GBI are a core component of Leviton's CN2030 program, the company's refreshed and formalized sustainability commitment with the goal of achieving company-wide Carbon Neutrality by 2030.   

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  • Randy Mortensen, Senior VP of Global Sales and Marketing at Leviton, joins GBI Board of Directors
    MELVILLE, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Leviton announced today that the company joined the Green Building Initiative (GBI) as a Visionary member.
  • As a Visionary member, Leviton will make a financial commitment and contribute to shaping future GBI programs, as well as gain educational opportunities focused on sustainability.
  • Founded in 2004, the organization is the global provider of the Green Globes and federal Guiding Principles Compliance building certification and assessment programs.
  • GBI also issues professional credentials, including Green Globes Professional (GGP), Green Globes Emerging Professional (GGEP), and Guiding Principles Compliance Professional (GPCP).

Olympia Hotel Management to Operate The Crossroads Inn on the Campus of Vassar College

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Olympia Hotel Management has announced that it has been selected to develop and operate a new hotel called The Crossroads Inn and its restaurant, The Salt Line, located on the campus of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York.

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  • Olympia Hotel Management will operate a new hotel called The Crossroads Inn and its restaurant, The Salt Line, on the campus of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York.
  • POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Olympia Hotel Management has announced that it has been selected to develop and operate a new hotel called The Crossroads Inn and its restaurant, The Salt Line, located on the campus of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York.
  • The interior design of the 48,000-square-foot Inn is inspired by the Hudson River Valley, Poughkeepsie, and the Vassar College campus.
  • "We feel honored to have been chosen by Vassar to operate The Crossroads Inn and The Salt Line," said Sara Masterson, President, of Olympia Hotel Management.

MHI Publishes Integrated Report "MHI Report 2022"

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today published the "MHI Report 2022."

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  • TOKYO, Nov 30, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - 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.
  • The report opens with a message from the President and CEO Seiji Izumisawa outlining MHI Group's value creation proposal.
  • The MHI Report 2022 also contains a special feature on various measures being implemented by MHI Group toward realizing a carbon neutral world.

Edianyun Resubmitted to HKEX, with its outstanding remanufacturing capacity of 600,000 devices in a year

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

In line with its updated prospectus, Edianyun's remanufacturing capacity is further improved with annual capacity increased to 600,000 devices.

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  • In line with its updated prospectus, Edianyun's remanufacturing capacity is further improved with annual capacity increased to 600,000 devices.
  • Edianyun, as an office IT integrated solution provider, provides one-stop office IT services for SMEs to boost their digital transformation.
  • Meanwhile, it also constantly innovates its remanufacturing technology to extend service life of IT devices.
  • Edianyun own the remanufacturing factory in China that has a production capability of over 600,000 PC devices in a year according to the data as of June 30, 2022.

"Cambridge of the East" shines: Global-minded Zhejiang University plays a growing role in pushing SDGs

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Hundreds of scientists -- including TWAS fellows, TWAS Young Affiliates and Alumni, ministers of science and technology, and dignitaries from all over the world -- gathered in an online and offline meeting in Hangzhou, the capital of China's eastern coastal province of Zhejiang.

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  • The offline event was held at one of China's most desirable universities, Zhejiang University (ZJU), which renowned British scientist Dr. Joseph Needham hailed as "Cambridge of the East".
  • As a leading comprehensive research university, ZJU's research achievements in many basic science fields contribute to the realization of the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • His innovative approach has boosted growth and yield of several fruits, increasing farmers' income as well as protecting natural resources.
  • The online meeting played a role in promoting cross-institutional knowledge sharing in the Asia-Pacific region and solutions to major global challenges.