Press Releases

Toshiba Wins Major Order in Vietnam for Coal-Fired Power Generation Project

Jul 17, 2014 07:05 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba announced that it has received an order to supply two 600MW super-critical steam turbines and generators for the Vinh Tan 4 Thermal Power Plant in Binh Thuan Province, Vietnam, from Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction Co., Ltd. of Korea and Mitsubishi Corporation of Japan, members of the consortium awarded the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the project.

Toshiba to Supply Steam Turbine and Generators for one of World’s Largest-class Geothermal Power Plant Projects

Jul 16, 2014 02:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation announced that is has been awarded a major contract to supply 3 x 60-megawatt geothermal steam turbines and generators (STG) for one of the world’s largest geothermal power plants, the Sarulla geothermal power plant project, which is now under construction in Tapanali Utara in Indonesia’s North Sumatra.

Toshiba Announces Participation in Summer 2014 Yokohama Smart City Project Demonstration

Jul 10, 2014 07:30 GMT Toshiba Corporation --To investigating demand response and consumer incentives in the retail electricity market-- Toshiba Corporation will participate in a demonstration experiment in summertime demand response (DR) in the retail electricity market. The experiment is part of the Yokohama Smart City Project (YSCP), an ambitious program to apply and verify a range of smart grid technologies in a modern city.

Toshiba and IBIDEN Establish Manufacturing Technology for Reactor Core Material Using Silicon Carbide (SiC) ― The companies succeed in prototyping a fuel assembly cover ―

Jul 03, 2014 05:11 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation (Tokyo: 6502) and IBIDEN Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 4062) have established a manufacturing technology for a SiC-based material with outstanding heat and oxidation resistance, intended for reactor core applications in nuclear power plants. Toshiba and IBIDEN have successfully utilized the new technology to create a prototype of a fuel assembly cover.


Jun 30, 2014 07:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation • Toshiba and GDF SUEZ complete NuGen deal • The first of three Westinghouse AP1000® reactors targeted for operation in 2024 • Project to provide nearly seven percent of U.K.’s projected electricity requirements • Project is forecast to create between 14,000 and 21,000 UK jobs.

Toshiba Elevator establishing engineering center at Kuala Lumpur

Jun 30, 2014 03:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Elevator and Building Systems Corporation (TELC; headquarters Kawasaki, Japan), a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, announced that it has established an Engineering Center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, that will start operation on July 1st.

Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation Established Malaysia's First Diagnostic Imaging Systems Manufacturing Base - Toshiba's third overseas diagnostic imaging systems manufacturing base –

Jun 26, 2014 07:06 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation has established a new manufacturing company as a wholly owned subsidiary in Penang, Malaysia. This subsidiary, which will begin operations in December, 2014, will be Malaysia's first diagnostic imaging systems manufacturing base. This new manufacturing base will be involved in the production of diagnostic ultrasound systems and printed wiring boards.

Toshiba to Supply Lithium-Titanate Battery for 2MW Energy Storage System Project in UK Led by the University of Sheffield   --First Lithium-Titanate Battery Installed in UK will Deliver 1MWh SCiB™-

Jun 24, 2014 07:30 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba has been selected to provide the battery for the United Kingdom’s first 2MW scale lithium-titanate battery based Energy Storage System (ESS) to support grid management. The company’s 1MWh SCiB™ battery will be installed in a primary substation in central England in September.

Toshiba to Demonstrate Home Energy Monitoring System and Community Management System in Lyon, France

Jun 16, 2014 06:06 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation and Toshiba Solutions Corporation today announced that they have started to demonstrate a home energy monitoring system and community management system (CMS) in the Lyon redevelopment area in Lyon, France. The demonstration is a part of the Lyon Confluence Smart Community Demonstration Project developed by NEDO.

Toshiba Brings Suit for NAND Flash Memory  Patent Infringement in Taiwan -Suit names Taiwan’s Powerchip Technology  Corporation and Three Other Companies-

Jun 03, 2014 02:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba has filed a suit in the Intellectual Property Court in Taiwan against Taiwan’s Powerchip Technology Corporation and three companies, Powerflash Technology Corporation, Zentel Electronics Corporation, and C.T.C. Co., Ltd., together, for infringement of Toshiba’s Taiwan patents for NAND flash memory Nos. 154717 and I238412.