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    Seven-Eleven Japan and Toyota launch CO2 reduction project

    2018-06-07T09:53:00Z

    Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corporation entered into a basic agreement in August 2017 regarding considerations toward energy conservation and carbon dioxide (CO2) emission reduction in store distribution and operation.

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    Futamura Chemical enters PSA gas generator market

    2018-06-04T15:49:00Z

    Comprehensive chemical manufacturer Futamura Chemical has more than a 60-year track record in activated carbon, one type of adsorbent. In January last year, they acquired Adsorption Technology Industries, who mainly makes and sells PSA-related products, as a subsidiary to emerge as a PSA system gas

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    Air Water to set up two new VSUs

    2018-06-01T10:37:00Z

    Industrial gas company Air Water has revealed plans to construct its 17th and 18th VSUs in Japan.

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    SDK supplies low-carbon hydrogen to hotel

    2018-05-30T15:13:00Z

    Japanese corporation Showa Denko (SDK) will start to supply “low-carbon” hydrogen (H2) gas made from used plastics to Kawasaki King Skyfront Tokyu Rei Hotel as an energy source for fuel cells.

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    Toshiba and Iwatani partner to establish H2 supply chain

    2018-05-25T10:55:00Z

    Toshiba Energy Systems Solutions Corporation (Toshiba ESS) has started a demonstration project in partnership with Iwatani Corporation in Kushiro city, Hokkaido Prefecture, at a hydrogen (H2) production facility.

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    Showa Denko expanding specialty gas production

    2018-05-24T15:29:00Z

    Showa Denko started its Project 2020+ medium-term management plan in December 2015, and their specialty gas business for semiconductors, identified as a growth-acceleration area in that plan, continues to perform well, The Gas Review reported.

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    Toyota expanding mass-production of fuel cells and H2 tanks

    2018-05-24T09:55:00Z

    Toyota is preparing for ten-fold growth in fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV) after 2020 with a new facility to produce fuel cell stacks and a new dedicated line for high-pressure hydrogen (H2) tanks.

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    Air Water expanding overseas

    2018-05-23T12:39:00Z

    Air Water has been in the news with M A in medicine, agriculture, food products and other life style-related businesses, and according to The Gas Review, the company also took part in M A in industry-related business going into 2018.

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    Trial operation of green hydrogen plant begins

    2018-05-23T09:20:00Z

    Japanese chemical company Asahi Kasei has begun trial operation of an alkaline water electrolysis plant for the production of green hydrogen (H2) using renewable energy jointly with IHI Corp. in Soma, Fukushima.

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    Honda earns 2018 California Air Quality Award

    2018-05-22T15:41:00Z

    Honda’s Clarity Series – the plug-in hybrid, fuel cell and electric vehicles – have been awarded the 2018 California Air Quality Award for Corporate Environmental Stewardship by the Coalition for Clean Air.