Hitachi Energy wins order to upgrade world-record high-voltage direct current transmission system

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Nov 10, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it won an order to provide Taesa, one of Brazil’s largest private electric energy transmission groups, with an extensive upgrade of the Garabi high-voltage direct current (HVDC) […]

NEC Thailand collaborates with Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand to monitor and manage industrial waste in 14 industrial estates

TOKYO, Nov 10, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – NEC Corporation (Thailand) Ltd., a leader in information technology (IT) and wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is celebrating the successful installation and delivery of a Real-Time Industrial Waste Tracking System to support efficient waste management in Thailand’s industrial estates. This system, designed in collaboration […]

SoftBank Corp. completes nationwide expansion of all optical network in core areas in Japan leveraging Fujitsu’s disaggregation-type optical transmission system

TOKYO, Nov 10, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Fujitsu and SoftBank Corp. (“SoftBank”) today announced that SoftBank on October 26 completed the nationwide deployment in core areas of an all optical network in Japan using a disaggregated architecture (1) optical transmission system that supports open networks, including Fujitsu’s next-generation optical transmission platform “1 […]

Global Innovation & Value Summit (GIVS) 2023, Nov 17: ‘Moving Forward with ESG: Scoring for Value Creation’

KYOTO, Japan, Nov 10, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – In 2023, the European Union’s European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG), the International Financial Reporting Standard’s (IFRS’s) International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) and the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) each published new guidance for how companies within their jurisdictions account for and […]

Evero partners with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries on Carbon Capture technology for BECCS project in UK’s North-West

TOKYO, Nov 9, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Evero Energy Group Limited (Evero; previously known as Bioenergy Infrastructure Group), a leading low-carbon waste-to-energy company, has announced that it will be partnering with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), one of the world’s leading industrial groups, to deliver its InBECCS (Ince Bioenergy with Carbon Capture […]

Second-Generation “EX ROVR” Explosion-Proof Plant Inspection Robot Achieves Continuous Automated Operation at ENEOS’s Oita Refinery

TOKYO, Nov 9, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has carried out autonomous inspections at a refinery employing the “ASCENT,” a second-generation “EX ROVR” plant inspection robot with explosion-proof features(1) currently under joint development with ENEOS Corporation. The inspection testing took place at ENEOS’s Oita Refinery in Kyushu within […]

Yazaki Corporation and NEC use AI to automatically develop operation plans for multiple robots

TOKYO, Nov 9, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Yazaki Corporation (Yazaki) and NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) have conducted a demonstration experiment using the “NEC Digital Robot Motion Planning Solution” to automatically generate motion plans for multiple robots using AI in the manufacture of wire harnesses(1) for automobiles. Multiple robots used in manufacturing […]

Kagome, NEC and DXAS introduce agricultural ICT platform “CropScope” to tomato field in northern Italy, saving water and increasing yield

Lisbon, Portugal, Tokyo and Aichi, Japan, Nov 9, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Kagome Co., Ltd., (Kagome) NEC Corporation (NEC) and DXAS Agricultural Technology LDA (DXAS), a joint venture between Kagome and NEC, have introduced an agricultural ICT platform, “CropScope,” which combines AI farming advice and automatic irrigation control functions compatible with pulse […]

Fujitsu develops world’s first technology for real time CPU and GPU processing optimization to address global GPU shortage

TOKYO, Nov 9, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Fujitsu today announced the development of the world’s first technology to optimize the use of CPUs and GPUs by allocating resources in real time to give priority to processes with high execution efficiency, even when running programs that use GPUs. Fujitsu designed the new technology […]

NEC and Gurobi Optimization Sign System Integration Partnership Agreement

NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced that it has signed a system integration (SI) partnership agreement with Gurobi Optimization, LLC (Gurobi) to integrate Gurobi’s mathematical optimization solver, the Gurobi Optimizer, into its solutions. The Gurobi Optimizer is the world’s leading solver, powering optimal decision-making for over 2,500 companies across 40+ industries worldwide. With this […]

New CB1000 Hornet, return of the CBR600RR and innovative Honda E-Clutch headline Honda’s full 24YM European line-up reveal at EICMA

TOKYO, Nov 8, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – At EICMA in Milan, Honda unveiled its full 24YM line-up, featuring four new model names, significant upgrades to a further four models – two of which will be available with a world-first motorcycle technology – and a concept version of the next all-electric vehicle destined […]

Honda Develops World’s First Honda E-Clutch for Motorcycles

Honda Motor Co., Ltd has developed the world’s first(1) Honda E-Clutch system for motorcycles that enables smooth starting and gear shifting without the need for the rider to operate the clutch lever(2), by automatically controlling the clutch of the multi-gear manual motorcycle transmission. The Honda E-Clutch is electronic control technology that realizes natural and smooth […]

Hitachi receives top “Gold” award in “Pride Index 2023”

TOKYO, Nov 7, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) is committed to implementing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) as acrucial driver to achieve sustainable growth and create value to society by respecting planetary boundaries and improving people’s wellbeing. Today, Hitachi announced that it has received the top “Gold” […]

NTT DOCOMO Group Furthers Commitment to Carbon Neutrality by 2040, Targeting Net-Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions Across its Supply Chain

TOKYO, Nov 7, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – NTT DOCOMO Group (DOCOMO Group) announced today its “Net-Zero by 2040” plan for achieving Net-Zero carbon emissions across the company’s entire supply chain by 2040. The plan builds on DOCOMO Group’s existing 2030 Carbon Neutrality Declaration, which commits the company to effectively reducing greenhouse gas […]

Newly developed data infrastructure for accelerating Open Science through industry-university collaboration in Japan

TOKYO, Nov 7, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Osaka University and NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) are moving forward with efforts to realize a data infrastructure supporting Open Science. In 2021, The Joint Research Laboratory for Integrated Infrastructure of High Performance Computing and Data Analysis was established within the Cybermedia Center, Osaka University […]

Fujitsu signs agreement with Andalusian Regional Government to advance regional healthcare cybersecurity ecosystem

Fujitsu today announced that Fujitsu Spain has signed a General Action Protocol with the Regional Government of Andalusia to establish a framework for collaboration and institutional cooperation, with the ambition to establish Malaga as a center of knowledge on cybersecurity in the field of healthcare and, in particular, the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) at […]