The construction of the "Okayasanso Solar Power Plant Suwaco Labo" of Okayasanso Co Ltd (Okaya City, Nagano Prefecture) has been completed, and a ceremony to celebrate the beginning of power generation was performed Dec 3, 2013.
Nismo is on a bit of a rampage lately. Once consigned to the fringes, Nissan has taken its performance sub-brand into the mainstream and let it loose on a whole mess of its products. The Juke Nismo was followed by a 370Z Nismo, and in Los Angeles, we saw the GT-R Nismo, Sentra Nismo concept and Juke Nismo RS.
A UK-based tuner of the Nissan GT-R is creating its own take on the lustworthy Juke-R starting with the Nissan Qashqai crossover. Severnvalley Motorsport claims to be the leading authority for tuning of the current GT-R in Europe. The outfit is now turning its attention to stuffing the drivetrain of a GT-R under the body of a Qashqai+2 – a seven-passenger compact crossover similar in size to our Nissan Rogue – resulting in the Qashqai-R.
Fujitsu today announced that its plant in Nagano, Japan, has deployed Japan's first wastewater treatment system that enables efficient recovery of copper from industrial wastewater by producing sludge(1) with a high concentration of copper.