Press Releases

Jun 23, 2015 07:27 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Group member and world leader in smart metering Landis+Gyr has won a major order to supply a megawatt-class battery energy storage system to Helen Ltd., a major energy utility operating in the capital of Finland. The BESS, the first in any Nordic country, will start operation in Helsinki in spring 2016.

May 11, 2015 09:24 GMT Toshiba Corporation People in Singapore can now look forward to faster, more accurate mail processing, thanks to new infrastructure installed by Singapore Post. The fully integrated automated system from Toshiba Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. increases letter-sorting capacity, leading to greater productivity and efficiency.

Toshiba Receives Order to Supply Steam Turbines and Generators For Norte III Combined Cycle Power Plant in Mexico

Apr 23, 2015 02:05 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba has received an order to supply two sets of steam turbine and generators (STG) for the Norte III Combined Cycle Power Plant in Chihuahua, Mexico. Abengoa, the major Spanish engineering company awarded Toshiba the STG contract. Toshiba will start delivery of STG to the site from August 2016 and the plant is scheduled to come on line in August 2017.

Toshiba to Supply Lithium-ion Battery Energy Storage System For Frequency Regulation Project in the USA

Apr 21, 2015 05:03 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba has received an order to supply a large scale battery energy storage system (BESS) for a power frequency regulation project in Hamilton, Ohio. The project will be carried out by Sumitomo Corporation, Sumitomo Corporation of Americas and Renewable Energy Systems Americas, a US renewable energy developer.

Toshiba Begins Operation of Independent Energy Supply System Utilizing Renewable Energy and Hydrogen -- Approx. one-week's supply of electricity and hot water for 300 people using CO2-free hydrogen energy --

Apr 20, 2015 02:50 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba announced the start of demonstration operation of H2One, an independent energy supply system based on renewable energy and use of hydrogen as a fuel for power generation. Kawasaki City and Toshiba have installed the system at the Kawasaki Marien public facility and Higashi-Ogishima-Naka Park in the Kawasaki Port area.

Toshiba Reinforces Initiatives Toward a Hydrogen Economy-Opens Hydrogen Energy Research & Development Center at Fuchu Complex-

Apr 06, 2015 07:39 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba announced the opening of the Toshiba Group Hydrogen Energy Research & Development Center at its Fuchu Complex in western Tokyo. The new Center will concentrate Group-wide initiatives to realize a hydrogen economy, and will drive forward the development and demonstration of solutions integrating hydrogen-related energy technologies.

Toshiba’s First Commercial Electric Bus to Run in Kawasaki

Mar 31, 2015 10:21 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation today announced that Kawasaki Tsurumi Rinko Bus Co., Ltd. will start operating Toshiba’s first commercial electric bus on its Kawasaki Municipal Hospital route. The service will start on April 1.

Toshiba to Supply Four Power Generators and Equipment for Hydroelectric Plant in Myanmar

Mar 30, 2015 02:34 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation today announced that Toshiba Hydro Power (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd., a Chinese subsidiary that manufactures, sells and maintains hydroelectric equipment, has won a major order to supply four units of 77-megawatt hydro turbine and generator for Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise’s Upper Yeywa hydropower plant.

Cosmic-ray Muon Technology to be Used To Image Debris Inside Fukushima Dai-ichi Reactors -Can image debris as small as 30-cm size-

Mar 27, 2015 07:16 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation and the International Research Institute for Nuclear Decommissioning today announced the development of a muon*1-based technology for imaging and mapping nuclear fuel debris inside the reactor pressure vessel of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant.

Empower signs a long-term frame agreement with TeliaSonera

Mar 25, 2015 13:41 GMT Empower Empower has signed a three year agreement with TeliaSonera in Sweden for fiber deployment, node construction and construction of mobile networks. The new contract strengthens the existing cooperation between TeliaSonera and Empower.