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Mitsubishi Electric Receives Propulsion Equipment Order for Delhi Metro

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 3:10am

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Indian train builder BEML Limited to supply propulsion equipment for 80 new cars of Delhi Metro.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Indian train builder BEML Limited to supply propulsion equipment for 80 new cars of Delhi Metro.
  • With the order, Mitsubishi Electric has now sold propulsion equipment for more than 3,000 railcars in Indias metro markets.
  • Mitsubishi Electric began its history of supplying Indias metro markets when it delivered propulsion equipment for the Delhi Metro Phase I Project in 2001.
  • The energy-saving performance and high quality and reliability of Mitsubishi Electric equipment has led to continuous orders from major metro systems in India for the past 19 years.

Mitsubishi Motors Accelerates Connected Car Technology To Enhance Customer Experience

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 2:07pm

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) announces today a partnership with leading Internet-of-Things technology providers Aeris and Dealer-FX todo just that leverage connected car technology to enhance the Mitsubishi customer service and ownership experience.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) announces today a partnership with leading Internet-of-Things technology providers Aeris and Dealer-FX todo just that leverage connected car technology to enhance the Mitsubishi customer service and ownership experience.
  • As a mark of the quality and engineering that is designed into every Mitsubishi Motors vehicle, the company ranked sixth overall in the 2020 J.D.
  • Customer Service Index (CSI) Study, proving that even if a service visit on a Mitsubishi vehicle should become necessary, it will likely be a positive experience.
  • For more information on Mitsubishi vehicles, please contact the Mitsubishi Motors News Bureau at (615) 257-2698 or visit media.mitsubishicars.com .

Mitsubishi Electric Wins Trademark Infringement Lawsuit Against Factory-automation Product Counterfeiters in China

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 3:10am

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that the Guangzhou Intellectual Property Court has upheld an earlier ruling in Mitsubishi Electrics favor regarding infringement of the companys trademarks by Guangzhou Lingye Automation Equipment, Guangzhou Longyan Automation Technology, Guangzhou Ouye Automation Technology and their owners located in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that the Guangzhou Intellectual Property Court has upheld an earlier ruling in Mitsubishi Electrics favor regarding infringement of the companys trademarks by Guangzhou Lingye Automation Equipment, Guangzhou Longyan Automation Technology, Guangzhou Ouye Automation Technology and their owners located in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China.
  • The defendants manufactured and sold a large quantity of dead copy products, including PLCs, AC servos, inverters and other factory-automation equipment bearing counterfeit Mitsubishi trademarks, beginning in around 2012.
  • The defendants were convicted of illegally manufacturing and selling these products in May 2016, after which Mitsubishi Electric sued the defendants for trademark infringement and won the case.
  • Mitsubishi Electric will continue to take strict measures against producers of counterfeit products through the detection, and application of legal measures to protect its brand value, so that customers may continue to use its products with peace of mind.

Mitsubishi Power Helps Diversify and Decarbonize the Illinois Power Grid: Ships the First JAC Gas Turbine Manufactured in America to J-POWER USA’s Jackson Generation Project

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 7:55pm

Mitsubishi Power shipped the first JAC gas turbine manufactured in America to J-POWER USA Development Co. Ltd. (J-POWER USA) for its 1,200 megawatt (MW) Jackson Generation project in Elwood, Illinois.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Power shipped the first JAC gas turbine manufactured in America to J-POWER USA Development Co. Ltd. (J-POWER USA) for its 1,200 megawatt (MW) Jackson Generation project in Elwood, Illinois.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200910005906/en/
    Mitsubishi Powers first JAC gas turbine manufactured in America under way on the Savannah River, beginning its journey from Georgia to J-POWER USAs 1,200 MW Jackson Generation project in Illinois.
  • It will help modernize and diversify Illinois power grid while generating enough electricity to power 1.2 million homes.
  • Like its twin, the second turbine for J-POWER USAs Jackson Generation plant is being manufactured at Mitsubishi Powers Savannah Machinery Works.

Launch of New Hydrogen Utilization Council in Kobe/Kansai Area

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 3:20am

TOKYO, Sept 4, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Today, Mitsubishi Power, Ltd., a major wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, and Japanese various industries and energy companies(1) involved in hydrogen projects launched a new council named "Kobe/Kansai Hydrogen Utilization Council" (hereinafter, "Council") with the goal of developing hydrogen utilization methods and establishing a hydrogen supply chain in the Kobe/Kansai area.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 4, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Today, Mitsubishi Power, Ltd., a major wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, and Japanese various industries and energy companies(1) involved in hydrogen projects launched a new council named "Kobe/Kansai Hydrogen Utilization Council" (hereinafter, "Council") with the goal of developing hydrogen utilization methods and establishing a hydrogen supply chain in the Kobe/Kansai area.
  • Moving forward, through its activities with the new Council, the company will continue promoting the shift to a carbon-free, hydrogen-powered society by 2030.
  • MHI Group employs 80,000 people across 400 locations, operating in three business domains: "Power Systems," "Industry & Infrastructure," "Aircraft, Defense & Space."
  • By bringing people and ideas together as one, we continue to pave the way to a future of shared success.

Mitsubishi Power Established with Renewed Commitment to Transforming Energy Systems Around the World

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 3:12am

- As a major wholly-owned subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group, Mitsubishi Power will work even more closely with its sister companies to tap new verticals and build on investments in digital solutions, hydrogen, ammonia, battery energy storage systems, and solar power.

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  • - As a major wholly-owned subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group, Mitsubishi Power will work even more closely with its sister companies to tap new verticals and build on investments in digital solutions, hydrogen, ammonia, battery energy storage systems, and solar power.
  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, Sept 1, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a major subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, officially changed its corporate name from Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems today.
  • Mitsubishi Power will capitalize on existing investments in emerging energy solutions, such as hydrogen, ammonia and solar power, to address the diverse and increasingly complex energy needs of customers around the world.
  • Throughout its history, Mitsubishi Power has built a strong position as a trusted partner to power generation companies globally.

Mitsubishi Power Established With Renewed Commitment to Transforming Energy Systems Around the World

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00am

Mitsubishi Power, a major subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, officially changed its corporate name from Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems today.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Power, a major subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, officially changed its corporate name from Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems today.
  • Mitsubishi Power will capitalize on existing investments in emerging energy solutions, such as hydrogen, ammonia and solar power, to address the diverse and increasingly complex energy needs of customers around the world.
  • Throughout its history, Mitsubishi Power has built a strong position as a trusted partner to power generation companies globally.
  • Mitsubishi Power is creating a future that works for people and the planet by developing innovative power generation technology and solutions to enable the decarbonization of energy and deliver reliable power everywhere.

MITSUBISHI MOTORS Opens New Headquarter Showroom "MI-Playground" on September 1, 2020

Monday, August 31, 2020 - 9:01am

TOKYO, Aug 31, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) announced today that it will open its new headquarter showroom, also known as "MI-Playground" (pronounced "My Playground"), near its headquarters in Tamachi, Tokyo, on September 1, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Aug 31, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) announced today that it will open its new headquarter showroom, also known as "MI-Playground" (pronounced "My Playground"), near its headquarters in Tamachi, Tokyo, on September 1, 2020.
  • The new headquarter showroom serves as a field of interaction and inspiration that presents MITSUBISHI brand's identity, culture and technologies.
  • "MI-Playground" refers to an idea that everyone can experience and enjoy this platform, where "M" stands for MITSUBISHI MOTORS, and "I" stands for intelligent, inspiration, ingenious and interaction.
  • The facility is set to bring visitors an enjoyable experience to test the latest MITSUBISHI models and feel closer to the brand.

Emerson and MHPS Collaborate on Power Industry Digital Transformation

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 2:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005066/en/
    The collaboration will build on the expertise of Emerson and MHPS to enhance the performance and reliability of power plants operating with MHPS gas or steam turbines.
  • Its embedded digital twin enables power plants to identify and implement new operating efficiencies, improve safety, decrease unscheduled maintenance and train workers.
  • Emerson has worked collaboratively with MHPS for over a decade to bring the best experts, technologies and services to the power generation industry, said Bob Yeager, president of Emersons power and water solutions business.
  • MHPS Americas is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. integrating their operations in power generation systems.

MHIEC Receives Order to Refurbish the Minato WtE Plant in Tokyo

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 3:08am

TOKYO, July 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from Clean Authority of TOKYO for facility renovation to extend the service life of its Minato Waste-to-Energy (WtE) Plant.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, July 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from Clean Authority of TOKYO for facility renovation to extend the service life of its Minato Waste-to-Energy (WtE) Plant.
  • MHIEC will refurbish and improve the stoker type incinerators(1) and related equipment, extending the service life of the facility, and enhancing its energy efficiency.
  • MHIEC received a similar order from Clean Authority of TOKYO in fiscal 2016 to extend the service life of its Ariake WtE Plant, which was completed in fiscal 2019.
  • The Minato WtE Plant was designed and built by MHI, and completed in January 1999.