Press Releases

Toshiba's Advanced Propulsion System to Drive Seibu Railway's New Trains

Aug 24, 2015 09:20 GMT Toshiba Corporation TOKYO- Toshiba Corporation will provide high performance propulsion systems for new Series 40000 trains that Seibu Railway Co., Ltd. will bring into service on lines serving Tokyo and its suburbs in spring of 2017.

Aug 06, 2015 02:28 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation has demonstrated that it can extend useful operating life and significantly increase the efficiency of thermal power plants by retrofitting and completing commissioning testing of a new drive shaft in a combined-cycle power plant.

TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES completes 201 ships

Jul 09, 2015 09:00 GMT Tsuneishi Holdings Corporation ​Cebu, Philippines, 8 of July -TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), INC. (THICI) named and delivered its 201st ship “BELGRANO”, an 81,600 deadweight metric ton type KAMSARMAX bulk carrier on June 30, 2015.

Toshiba to Carry Out Five Year Demonstration Project to Establish Low-Carbon Hydrogen Supply Chain in Kushiro, Hokkaido— Project adopted by Ministry of the Environment, Japan,Low-Carbon Hydrogen Supply Chain Demonstration Project —

Jul 03, 2015 08:38 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba Corporation will take the lead in a demonstration project in Hokkaido that will establish the viability of a locally-based supply chain to support low-carbon, hydrogen power systems for small communities. This project will cover the generation, storage, transportation and use of hydrogen in power and heat generation for five years from 2015 to 2019.

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.

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.

The smart office for agile employees and workplaces – The launch of a brand new website

Apr 22, 2015 13:33 GMT Coor Service Management Coor has developed a smart, effective and sustainable office concept shaped for the activity based office with connected and mobile employees. Coor now launches a new website describing this office concept, and where also Coor’s smart, technology-based solutions are collected.

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.