Mitsubishi Corporation

Mitsubishi Power Upgrades Gas Turbines at Senoko Energy to Reduce 15,000 Tons of Carbon Emissions Annually

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 6:44am

TOKYO, Dec 2, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed upgrade works for two GTCC power plants with M701F gas turbines at Senoko Energy in Singapore.

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  • TOKYO, Dec 2, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed upgrade works for two GTCC power plants with M701F gas turbines at Senoko Energy in Singapore.
  • This has helped to improve energy efficiency and reduce approximately 15,000 tons of carbon emissions annually, equivalent to removing over 4,500 cars from the road a year.
  • Mitsubishi Power applied its latest gas turbine technologies to the M701F gas turbine, achieving a heat rate improvement by reducing the volume of cooling air, which results in reduced carbon emissions.
  • Mitsubishi Power commends Senoko Energy for the EENP Award they received in recognition of this successful upgrade.

FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies confirms £400 million investment plans to create the largest multi-modal biopharmaceutical manufacturing site in the United Kingdom

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 5:01am

This investment package more than doubles the sites existing development and manufacturing footprint, creating the largest multi-modal biopharmaceutical manufacturing site in the United Kingdom [1] and is expected to create up to 350 highly-skilled jobs.

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  • This investment package more than doubles the sites existing development and manufacturing footprint, creating the largest multi-modal biopharmaceutical manufacturing site in the United Kingdom [1] and is expected to create up to 350 highly-skilled jobs.
  • The investment will also facilitate the expansion of existing capabilities in vaccine manufacturing, along with new capabilities including mRNA production.
  • FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies is an industry-leading Biologics Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) with locations in Teesside, UK, RTP, North Carolina, College Station, Texas and Hillerd, Denmark.
  • [3] SymphonX is a single downstream bioprocess hardware solution to support both batch and continuous operations in biopharmaceutical manufacturing and increase efficiencies through standardising manufacturing operations.

aTyr Pharma and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Announce Manufacturing Agreement for aTyr’s Lead Therapeutic Candidate ATYR1923

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 1:00pm

Under the terms of the agreement, FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies will support process development and scale up of ATYR1923, including the manufacture of bulk drug substance for additional clinical trials in ILD.

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  • Under the terms of the agreement, FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies will support process development and scale up of ATYR1923, including the manufacture of bulk drug substance for additional clinical trials in ILD.
  • We are very pleased to work with FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies as we advance ATYR1923 to late-stage clinical development, Sanjay S. Shukla, M.D., M.S., president and chief executive officer of aTyr Pharma.
  • We look forward to supporting aTyr Pharma as they advance their novel tRNA synthetase derived therapy, said Christine Vannais, chief operating officer of FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies, North Carolina.
  • aTyr is developing ATYR1923 as a potential therapeutic for patients with severe inflammatory lung diseases.

Tokyo Gas, MC to Explore Feasibility of International Synthetic Methane Supply Chain for Carbon Neutrality

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 6:01am

TOKYO, Nov 26, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. (Tokyo Gas) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) are pleased to announce that we are jointly exloring feasibility(1) for a synthetic methane supply chain in LNG exporting countries.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Nov 26, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. (Tokyo Gas) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) are pleased to announce that we are jointly exloring feasibility(1) for a synthetic methane supply chain in LNG exporting countries.
  • To that end, Japan's sixth Strategic Energy Plan highlights the importance of replacing natural gas with synthetic methane for carbon neutrality.
  • A supply chain that leverages existing infrastructure to liquefy and transport the methane will also need to be forged.
  • Committing to the early development of a synthetic methane supply chain will contribute Japan to achieve its goal to go carbon neutral by 2050.

Outlook on the Organic Substrate Packaging Material Global Market to 2026 - by Technology, Application and Region

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 9:15pm

The global organic substrate packaging material market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020.

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  • The global organic substrate packaging material market exhibited moderate growth during 2015-2020.
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    How has the global organic substrate packaging material market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global organic substrate packaging material market?
  • What is the structure of the global organic substrate packaging material market and who are the key players?

Smart-City Driverless-Vehicle Pilot Project to Enhance Mobility and Healthcare in Kamakura & Fujisawa Areas

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 3:27am

Recently, our partnership joined forces with four other interests to commence a pilot project that will combine autonomous-driving technologies and healthcare services in Shonan Health Innovation Park (Shonan iPark).

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  • Recently, our partnership joined forces with four other interests to commence a pilot project that will combine autonomous-driving technologies and healthcare services in Shonan Health Innovation Park (Shonan iPark).
  • Along with Shonan iPark, our other partners on this project are Tokushukai Shonan Kamakura General Hospital (Kamakura General), Macnica, Inc. and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation.
  • Recently, our partnership joined forces with four other interests to commence a pilot project that will combine autonomous-driving technologies and healthcare services in Shonan Health Innovation Park (Shonan iPark).
  • Along with Shonan iPark, our other partners on this project are Tokushukai Shonan Kamakura General Hospital (Kamakura General), Macnica, Inc. and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation.

MHI to Participate in "CO2LOS III" Project, Aiming to Achieve Business in CO2 Shipping

Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 6:02am

Partners in the project, co-founded by the Norwegian CLIMIT-Demo programme via Gassnova, include MHI, Air Liquide S.A., BP, Brevik Engineering AS, Equinor Energy AS, Gassco AS, SINTEF, TotalEnergies and Mitsubishi Corporation.

Key Points: 
  • Partners in the project, co-founded by the Norwegian CLIMIT-Demo programme via Gassnova, include MHI, Air Liquide S.A., BP, Brevik Engineering AS, Equinor Energy AS, Gassco AS, SINTEF, TotalEnergies and Mitsubishi Corporation.
  • CCUS and CCS (carbon capture and storage) are garnering attention today as effective means of achieving a carbon-neutral society.
  • MHI Group is currently undertaking strategic strengthening of business in the energy transition, and CO2 ecosystem building is central to this initiative.
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group is one of the world's leading industrial groups, spanning energy, logistics & infrastructure, industrial machinery, aerospace and defense.

Asia-Pacific Energy as a Service (EaaS) Markets Report 2021-2027: Analysis & Forecasts of Power Generation Services, Operational and Maintenance Services - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 3:20pm

The "Asia-Pacific Energy as a Service (EaaS) Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Asia-Pacific Energy as a Service (EaaS) Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Tax benefits by the government for energy efficiency projects and decreasing the cost of renewable power generation is also significantly accelerating the growth of the market.
  • Based on type, the market is segmented into power generation services, operational and maintenance services, and energy efficiency and optimization services.
  • The large share is attributed to the increasing distributed energy resources, and growing energy consumption due to the large population base.

MC and Kinki Sharyo Sign Contract with Egyptian Government for Rolling Stock Deliveries for Phase 1 of Cairo Metro Line 4

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 8:08am

The total amount under this contract, in which MC shall serve as the prime contractor, is approximately 40 billion yen.

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  • The total amount under this contract, in which MC shall serve as the prime contractor, is approximately 40 billion yen.
  • Under the terms of the contract, MC will oversee the project's schedule and day-to-day operations and Kinki Sharyo will supply the rolling stock.
  • In November 2020, MC signed a roughly 90-billion-yen contract with the Egyptian government to deliver the Railway Systems, Track and Depot Works Package (CP411) for Phase 1(2).
  • Phase 1 of Cairo Metro Line 4 will run from central Cairo to the Giza Pyramid Complex in Southwest Greater Cairo.

MC and Hokuden to form Hydro Power Alliance in Hokkaido's Donan Region

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 3:40am

The company, Donan Hydroelectric LLC (Donan Hydro) , will be headquartered in Hakodate City, Hokkaido Prefecture.

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  • The company, Donan Hydroelectric LLC (Donan Hydro) , will be headquartered in Hakodate City, Hokkaido Prefecture.
  • In conjunction with the new joint venture's establishment, Hokuden and MC have also agreed to form a hydroelectric power alliance that will service Hokkaido's Donan region.
  • Our alliance will begin by Hokuden replacing in stages five existing power plants in Southern Hokkaido Prefecture, with Donan Hydro managing their operations thereafter.
  • They include four that are directly owned by Hokuden (Nanae Power Station, Isoyagawa Daiichi Power Plant, Isoyagawa Daini Power Plant, and Ainumanai Hydro Plant), and one owned by Hokuden's subsidiary Eco Energy Corporation, Ltd. (Ono Power Station).