Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun

MHI Thermal Systems Receives '2021 Minister of the Environment Award for Climate Action' for 'Q-ton Circulation' Air-to-Water Heat Pump

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 8:04am

The award ceremony will take place on December 8 at the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition hall.

Key Points: 
  • The award ceremony will take place on December 8 at the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition hall.
  • The Ministry of the Environment accolade marks the fourth award bestowed on the Q-ton Circulation.
  • In 2019, the new heat pump received the 47th Technology Award from the Japan Society of Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (JSRAE).
  • The 2021 award is MHI Thermal Systems' second to date: in 2019, the company received an Environment Minister's Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity for its centrifugal chiller ETI-Z Series that adopt a low-GWP refrigerant.

Way towards Friendlier Society, Bridged by Robots: International Exhibition Dec. 18-21, 2019

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:00am

TOKYO, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan Robot Association and THE NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN will hold the International Robot Exhibition 2019 at Tokyo Big Sight from December 18 (Wednesday) to 21 (Saturday) with the theme "The way towards a friendlier society, bridged by robots."

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan Robot Association and THE NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN will hold the International Robot Exhibition 2019 at Tokyo Big Sight from December 18 (Wednesday) to 21 (Saturday) with the theme "The way towards a friendlier society, bridged by robots."
  • This year's exhibition will mark the 23rd time the biennial event, the world's largest robot trade fair, has been held.
  • The exhibition will be held in the Aomi, West, and South Halls of Tokyo Big Sight.
  • The organizers would greatly appreciate media assistance in publicizing the International Robot Exhibition 2019.