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Mitsubishi Power and El Paso Electric to Develop Roadmap toward Carbon-Free Energy Mix by 2045

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:43pm

Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. (Mitsubishi Power) and El Paso Electric (EPE) have signed a joint development agreement (JDA) creating a collaboration framework to jointly develop projects that will enable EPE to achieve its clean energy goals.

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  • Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. (Mitsubishi Power) and El Paso Electric (EPE) have signed a joint development agreement (JDA) creating a collaboration framework to jointly develop projects that will enable EPE to achieve its clean energy goals.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211020005801/en/
    In a Japanese tradition, Paul Browning (L), Mitsubishi Powers President and CEO, and Kelly Tomblin, El Paso Electrics President and CEO, sign a joint development agreement to develop projects leveraging technologies that will enable El Paso Electric to attain its clean energy goals.
  • Paul Browning, President and CEO, Mitsubishi Power Americas, said, We have 25 years to decarbonize electric power, which makes us all part of The Power Generation.'
  • Thats why were excited about entering into a JDA with El Paso Electric to collaborate on long-term planning, technology, integration, implementation and support for their journey toward a carbon-free power generation and energy storage mix.

Mitsubishi Power Receives Order of Two Gas Turbines for the Hunter Power Project in Australia

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 5:19am

TOKYO, Oct 19, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received an order from Snowy Hydro Limited, a dynamic, integrated energy business, for two M701F gas turbines and related auxiliaries equipment for the Hunter Power Project in New South Wales, southeastern region of Australia.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Oct 19, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received an order from Snowy Hydro Limited, a dynamic, integrated energy business, for two M701F gas turbines and related auxiliaries equipment for the Hunter Power Project in New South Wales, southeastern region of Australia.
  • Mitsubishi Power will supply the M701F gas turbines, generators, and related auxiliary equipment from Japan through Mitsubishi Power Australia Pty.
  • We are very pleased that our M701F gas turbines will be able to contribute to the stable power supply in Australia together with increasing renewable energy.
  • Our gas turbine is capable of operating on natural gas, or on a mixture of natural gas and hydrogen.

Second Unit of M701JAC Gas Turbine Begins Commercial Operation at GTCC Power Plant in Chonburi Province, Thailand

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 3:44am

The first unit, which was also a first M701JAC in Southeast Asia, started commercial operation at the end of March this year.

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  • The first unit, which was also a first M701JAC in Southeast Asia, started commercial operation at the end of March this year.
  • When completed, the eight units in the project will form a gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power system with a total output of 5,300 megawatts (MW).
  • Koji Nishikawa, President and Managing Director of Mitsubishi Power (Thailand), spoke of his company's commitment to its work in Thailand.
  • The newly inaugurated M701JAC is a core component of the power plant in Chonburi Province, which is operated by Gulf SRC Company Limited*.

Transfer of Mitsubishi Power Business to MHI Completed; Operations will be Integrated into the New 'Energy Transition & Power Headquarters'

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 4:24am

The pre-existing business units handling GTCC (gas turbine combined cycle) systems, steam power systems and environmental plant systems have been reorganized into newly designated "Divisions."

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  • The pre-existing business units handling GTCC (gas turbine combined cycle) systems, steam power systems and environmental plant systems have been reorganized into newly designated "Divisions."
  • By consolidating all functions from business strategy proposal development to project execution, MHI achieves an organizational structure that will enable more responsive business operations.
  • Mitsubishi Power is a wholly owned MHI subsidiary originally established in February 2014 as Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd., a company integrating the thermal power systems businesses of MHI and Hitachi, Ltd.
  • While the Mitsubishi Power business functions will change, the "Mitsubishi Power" brand name, having acquired global recognition, will continue to be used for markets outside Japan.

Mitsubishi Power's TOMONI Intelligent Digital Solutions Adopted for Unit 1 of the Joetsu Thermal Power Station in Niigata Prefecture

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 10:01am

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Sept 30, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has concluded a contract with Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc. for the utilization of TOMONI intelligent digital solutions for Unit 1 of the Joetsu Thermal Power Station in Joetsu city, Niigata Prefecture, scheduled to start operations in December 2022.

Key Points: 
  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, Sept 30, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has concluded a contract with Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc. for the utilization of TOMONI intelligent digital solutions for Unit 1 of the Joetsu Thermal Power Station in Joetsu city, Niigata Prefecture, scheduled to start operations in December 2022.
  • Construction of the Joetsu Thermal Power Station Unit 1 began in 2019.
  • TOMONI intelligent digital solutions applied to this project allow the various services to be used via cloud computing accessible from the customer's computer.
  • Mitsubishi Power will utilize its TOMONI intelligent digital solutions, developed based on its expertise and many years of experience with power plant O&M, to support decarbonization of power plants, reducing maintenance and operation costs.

Paul Browning’s Role Expands Globally to Strengthen Mitsubishi Power and Drive the Energy Transition

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:41pm

He has been named Mitsubishi Powers CEO of Energy Transition & Power in the Americas; Chairman of the Board, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region; and Deputy Head of Energy Transition & Power Headquarters in Japan.

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  • He has been named Mitsubishi Powers CEO of Energy Transition & Power in the Americas; Chairman of the Board, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region; and Deputy Head of Energy Transition & Power Headquarters in Japan.
  • He has been named Mitsubishi Powers CEO of Energy Transition & Power in the Americas; Chairman of the Board, Europe, Middle East and Africa Region; and Deputy Head of Energy Transition & Power Headquarters in Japan.
  • (Credit: Mitsubishi Power)
    With Mitsubishi Heavy Industries recent creation of the Energy Transition & Power business unit, the company is expanding its mandate beyond traditional power generation to include the ongoing energy transition.
  • Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. (Mitsubishi Power) headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida, employs more than 2,300 power generation, energy storage, and digital solutions experts and professionals.

Javier Cavada Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Mitsubishi Power

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 8:05am

Javier Cavada has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Mitsubishi Power, effective January 3, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Javier Cavada has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Mitsubishi Power, effective January 3, 2022.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210915005380/en/
    Javier Cavada has been appointed Mitsubishi Powers President and Chief Executive Officer of Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
  • (Credit: Mitsubishi Power)
    Mr. Cavada joins Mitsubishi Power with more than 20 years of global experience in the energy industry and will help expand the companys presence in the EMEA region.
  • Mitsubishi Power designs, manufactures and maintains equipment and systems that drive decarbonization and ensure reliable power delivery.

Chevron Agrees on Framework to Join Hydrogen Joint Venture with Magnum Development and Mitsubishi Power

Friday, September 10, 2021 - 3:15am

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  • (Credit: Mitsubishi Power)
    The joint venture is located in Delta, Utah, adjacent to the Intermountain Power Plant, which will use green hydrogen to produce electricity with lower lifecycle carbon emissions.
  • "Chevron New Energies was created to grow new competitive business lines in areas like hydrogen," said Jeff Gustavson, President of Chevron New Energies.
  • ACES Delta is co-owned by Magnum, which is a Haddington Ventures portfolio company, and Mitsubishi Power.
  • Chevron, Magnum and Mitsubishi Power are negotiating definitive documentation outlining Chevron's participation in the joint venture.

Chevron Agrees on Framework to Join Hydrogen Joint Venture With Magnum Development and Mitsubishi Power

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 1:05pm

(Credit: Mitsubishi Power)

Key Points: 
  • (Credit: Mitsubishi Power)
    The joint venture is located in Delta, Utah, adjacent to the Intermountain Power Plant, which will use green hydrogen to produce electricity with lower lifecycle carbon emissions.
  • Chevron New Energies was created to grow new competitive business lines in areas like hydrogen, said Jeff Gustavson, President of Chevron New Energies.
  • Chevron, Magnum and Mitsubishi Power are negotiating definitive documentation outlining Chevrons participation in the joint venture.
  • Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. (Mitsubishi Power) headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida, employs more than 2,300 power generation, energy storage, and digital solutions experts and professionals.

Mitsubishi Power Retains Citi as Strategic Financial Advisor to Help Expand Hydrogen Infrastructure across North America

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 1:05pm

Mitsubishi Power Americas (Mitsubishi Power) has retained Citigroup Global Markets Inc. (Citi) as its Strategic Financial Advisor (SFA) to explore growth financing options to expand hydrogen infrastructure across North America.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Power Americas (Mitsubishi Power) has retained Citigroup Global Markets Inc. (Citi) as its Strategic Financial Advisor (SFA) to explore growth financing options to expand hydrogen infrastructure across North America.
  • During recent years, Mitsubishi Power has emerged as the hydrogen infrastructure leader in North America, working with partners to develop hydrogen infrastructure projects.
  • Mitsubishi Power has already secured several joint development agreements (JDAs), gas turbine orders for power projects with hydrogen capabilities, and off-taker agreements.
  • Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. (Mitsubishi Power) headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida, employs more than 2,200 power generation, energy storage, and digital solutions experts and professionals.