Mitsubishi Electric Ships Milestone 2,000th Turbine Generator

Mitsubishi Electric Ships Milestone 2,000th Turbine GeneratorMitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it has shipped its milestone 2,000th turbine generator, a 682,000 kVA unit, to a thermal power plant owned by Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion Resources, Inc., in Warren County, Virginia in the United States.

Hybrid Ships To Take Japan's Hybrid Cars To The World

Hybrid ships to take Japan's hybrid cars to the worldEven the vessels shipping Japanese cars around the world are now becoming hybrids.

The Emerald Ace, a 60,200-ton car carrier that combines solar power panels with a diesel engine, was shown to the media on June 25 at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.'s Kobe Shipyard and Machinery Works.

A ceremony to mark the official completion of construction is set for June 29.

Anti-piracy Curtain To Deter Pirates From Attacking Ships

Anti-piracy curtain to deter pirates from attacking shipsIn an effort to deter pirates from attacking ships, the Anti-Piracy Curtain has been developed by MTI in the NYK Group, and Yokoi, a manufacturer of fire hoses.

The system consists of two elements, the first sprays water from high-volume nozzles, which hinder the pirates from boarding the ship, as well as filling up the pirate's vessels with water, and the second are hoses which whip around violently, with the purpose of intimidating pirates from a distance.

Mitsubishi Ships First Fleet Evs To Google And Igo Car-sharing Service

Mitsubishi ships first fleet EVs to Google and IGO car-sharing serviceMitsubishi has delivered the first fleet vehicle orders of the environmentally-friendly and affordably-priced 100% electric-powered 2012 Mitsubishi i to search engine giant Google and car sharing service IGO CarSharing.

 MMNA and Capitol Mitsubishi of San Jose, California, delivered the high-tech yet fun-to-drive 2012 Mitsubishi i electric vehicles to Google's corporate headquarters on Wednesday, February 29, at the Google Solar Carport. The Mitsubishi i EVs add to GFleet, the company's employee car-sharing fleet that consists entirely of plug-in vehicles.

Toshiba Ships 55-inch Glasses-free 3d Tv

Toshiba ships 55-inch glasses-free 3D TVToshiba just announced that it has started commercial shipments of its newest 55-inch glasses-free 3D TV. The new monster TV set will be available for a price of around 10 000 USD.

The new 55-inch TV comes with 3D technology that follows your face and adjusts its 3D image accordingly, making sure that you always see the best picture available wherever you may be sitting or standing.