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Hitachi Rail wins major contract to deliver sustainable digital commuter railway in the Philippines

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Friday, November 18, 2022

Hitachi Rail will introduce its innovative European Train Control System (ETCS) Level 2 signalling on the North South Commuter Railway.

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  • Hitachi Rail will introduce its innovative European Train Control System (ETCS) Level 2 signalling on the North South Commuter Railway.
  • By delivering this project, Hitachi Rail will reduce a major commuter railway's energy footprint, supporting greener travel.
  • Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signalling, service & maintenance, digital technology and turnkey solutions.
  • Drawing on the wider Hitachi Group's market-leading technology and research-and-development capabilities, we strive for industry leading innovations and solutions that can deliver value for customers and sustainable railway systems that benefit wider society.

Hitachi Energy to provide world's first SF6-free 420 kV gas-insulated switchgear technology at TenneT's grid connection in Germany

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

The company aims to be a driving force behind the energy transition by investing in eco-efficient technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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  • The company aims to be a driving force behind the energy transition by investing in eco-efficient technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
  • As a transmission system operator, TenneT is a key player on the historic path to a safe, reliable and carbon-free energy system.
  • Hitachi Energy has placed sustainability at the heart of its Purpose and is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

Hitachi Energy and Equinor sign a strategic collaboration agreement to accelerate the energy transition

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Wednesday, November 9, 2022

The agreement underlines both companies' commitment to accelerate the energy transition and advance a more sustainable, flexible and secure energy system.

Key Points: 
  • The agreement underlines both companies' commitment to accelerate the energy transition and advance a more sustainable, flexible and secure energy system.
  • This strategic collaboration agreement is a signal of joint ambitions to increase our competitiveness in the ongoing energy transition.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.
  • Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future.

Hitachi Energy provides highly secure, always-on connectivity to enable grid modernization and advanced smart city applications

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Thursday, November 3, 2022

As intelligent field devices permeate across power distribution networks, the TRO610 provides greater efficiency by enabling a wider variety of edge compute applications.

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  • As intelligent field devices permeate across power distribution networks, the TRO610 provides greater efficiency by enabling a wider variety of edge compute applications.
  • With advanced capabilities like edge computing and multiple secure connectivity options, the TRO610 lays the foundation for grid modernization and future grid applications.
  • It provides an edge-compute platform to host custom applications and a Bluetooth option for sensor data connectivity.
  • It provides always-on cellular connectivity to field area networks (FAN) that underpin energy management applications and utilities' distribution network operations.

Hitachi Energy launches innovative oil-free and plug-and-play traction transformer

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

By integrating an efficient cooling system, Hitachi Energy significantly reduces installation complexity for train manufacturers while retaining the benefits of dry-type transformers.

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  • By integrating an efficient cooling system, Hitachi Energy significantly reduces installation complexity for train manufacturers while retaining the benefits of dry-type transformers.
  • In 2018, Hitachi Energy officially launched its flagship dry-type traction transformer: RESIBLOC Rail with voltages up to 15 kV.
  • Hitachi Energy has now further enhanced the capabilities of this technology and is introducing RESIBLOC Rail up to 25 kV with integrated cooling system.
  • This traction transformer comes with a factory-fitted cooling system that is integrated with the design of the traction transformer, thus offering a never-before possibility of a plug-and-play solution of dry-type traction transformer to the customer.

Hitachi Acquires Key Industry 4.0 Systems Integrator -- Flexware Innovation

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

NEW YORK and TOKYO, Sept 7, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that on August 31, 2022 it acquired Flexware Innovation, Inc. which has been a leading manufacturing Systems Integrator (SI) since 1996.

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  • NEW YORK and TOKYO, Sept 7, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that on August 31, 2022 it acquired Flexware Innovation, Inc. which has been a leading manufacturing Systems Integrator (SI) since 1996.
  • Further, Hitachi formed Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas(4) in 2020 to strengthen integrated business operations of industry field in the region.
  • Under the Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas leadership are Sullair, JR Automation, and Flexware Innovation, the newly acquired company.
  • Whitlock will remain as President & CEO of Flexware Innovation in partnership with the leaders of Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas.

Hitachi Hosts "Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2022 JAPAN"

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Monday, September 5, 2022

TOKYO, Sept 5, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will host the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2022 JAPAN, the largest scale Hitachi group event, for three days, from Tuesday, October 25 to Thursday, October 27 (JST), as a forum to create opportunities for collaboration with customers and partners, with the aim of realizing a sustainable society through its global Social Innovation Business.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 5, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will host the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2022 JAPAN, the largest scale Hitachi group event, for three days, from Tuesday, October 25 to Thursday, October 27 (JST), as a forum to create opportunities for collaboration with customers and partners, with the aim of realizing a sustainable society through its global Social Innovation Business.
  • Hitachi is advancing its Social Innovation Business centered on Lumada, which enables digital transformation (DX).
  • Under the key message of "Hitachi Social Innovation is POWERING GOOD," Hitachi will help to maintain a society that does not exceed planetary boundaries while realizing wellbeing and contributing to solving complex social challenges by leveraging its core strengths in IT x OT x Products and Lumada.
  • This will be the 24th Hitachi Social Innovation Forum, and, as last year, it will be an online event where people can participate in various programs virtually.

Energinet selects Hitachi Energy's Lumada APM to help support Denmark's transition to a greener grid

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Friday, September 2, 2022

This latest collaboration between Hitachi Energy and Energinet will help the TSO better assess grid reinvestments needed to achieve their 2030 carbon neutrality goals.

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  • This latest collaboration between Hitachi Energy and Energinet will help the TSO better assess grid reinvestments needed to achieve their 2030 carbon neutrality goals.
  • Energinet integrates large variable renewable energy while also maintaining a highly reliable and secure electrical power grid.
  • As a leader in electrical grid management, Energinet launched MIMER, a widespread digitalization project focused on upgrading its assets.
  • The project includes the installation of sensors on transformers, circuit breakers and disconnectors, as well as the deployment of Lumada APM.

Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Energy are rising to the challenge of advancing a sustainable energy future for all

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Thursday, August 25, 2022

A major theme is the shared commitment to powering good with social innovation and advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

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  • A major theme is the shared commitment to powering good with social innovation and advancing a sustainable energy future for all.
  • In an important landmark, both Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Energy will exhibit together at this live event for the first time (Booth S232).
  • During the conference, the combined experts will share more than 50 papers across the energy sector's most critical topics.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

Hitachi Energy Supports Huge Step in Germany's Energy Transition

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Thursday, August 4, 2022

SuedLink DC4 is one of the most important power grid and energy transition projects in Germany.

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  • SuedLink DC4 is one of the most important power grid and energy transition projects in Germany.
  • "We are proud to play a crucial role in this very important investment in Germany's transition to renewable energy and carbon neutrality," said Niklas Persson, Managing Director of Hitachi Energy's Grid Integration business.
  • As part of its long-term commitment to Germany's energy transition, Hitachi Energy has recently won or completed orders for solutions that integrate large-scale renewables(3).
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.