All Japan articles – Page 14

  • Japan financial map

    Compressed hydrogen market balances in Japan


    A sense is emerging that the long-held slump in the Japanese compressed hydrogen market has bottomed out, according to The Gas Review (TGR) .

  • Rangoon-Yangon-Myanmar-map

    Iwatani set to enter Myanmar market


    Iwatani is set to become the first overseas industrial gas company to engage in air gas production and gas related equipment in the budding Myanmar market.

  • Thailand, Laos, South Pacific Rim

    TNSC acquires Bangkok-based API


    Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC), together with a newly established joint venture (JV) in Thailand, has acquired Thai industrial gas producer Air Products Industry Co., Ltd. (API).

  • LNG market

    BP and Kansai sign LNG deal


    BP and The Kansai Electric Co., Inc. (Kansai Electric) today entered into a sales and purchase agreement for liquefied natural gas (LNG), and a cooperation agreement for the purpose of exploring opportunities for business collaboration.

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    Demand for silicon wafers recovers in Japan


    Having been ‘very sluggish’ for quite some time, the demand for silicon wafers (monocrystalline) in Japan is now firmly on the road to recovery, according to The Gas Review (TGR).

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    Japan in an era of gas equipment upgrade


    The Japanese industrial gas and equipment market has entered into an era of upgrading, as the industry seeks to maintain a competitive edge in its manufacturing sector and the solutions that drive it.

  • Liquefied natural gas tanker

    Charter enhances LNG offering to Japan


    Stena Bulk has signed an agreement covering the charter of the LNG carrier Stena Blue Sky for the North West Shelf Project in Australia. The duration of the charter is up to three years with a possible further extension as a goal.

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    Reliquefaction market entry for Bestobell


    The Marine sector of Bestobell has secured two new high profile contracts for its cryogenic globe and check valves. The products are to be fitted in the LNG reliquefaction systems that will be installed on two LNG carriers being constructed in South Korea and two in Japan.

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    Toshiba opens hydrogen research center


    Toshiba Corporation has opened the Toshiba Group Hydrogen Energy Research Development Center (HRDC) at its Fuchu Complex in western Tokyo. The new center will concentrate group-wide initiatives to realise a hydrogen economy, and will drive forward the development and demonstration of solutions integrating hydrogen-related energy technologies.

  • On the Path to the Hydrogen Economy

    Hot topic – The hydrogen revolution is upon us


    A year since the last time we visited developments in the hydrogen economy, the market has continued to establish itself. With major plans in action around the world, Stuart Radnedge believes the time to get involved is now.

  • Japan

    Plug Power fuel cells showcased in Japan


    The company’s ReliOn Hydrogen Fuel Cells were showcased at the recently held Fuel Cell Expo in Japan held during the World Smart Energy Week.

  • Car manufacturing

    Japanese companies looking to Indonesia market


    With its population of 250 million and growing personal consumption, Indonesia is expanding both economically and in industrial gas terms. For this reason, it is also the focus of a number of leading players in the Japan gases industry.

  • Japan financial map

    Hydrogen fuelling paper presented at Japan event


    Air Products will be presenting a paper and exhibiting its SmartFuel® hydrogen technology for both the automotive and material handling markets at the 11 th International Hydrogen Fuel Cell Expo –taking place from 25-27 February at the Tokyo Big Sight, in Japan.

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    Air Products and Suzuki Shokan to develop H2 fuelling


    The work will be for Japan’s material handling market and will leverage Air Products US material handling market experience.

  • Japan

    Safety in question after a number of major accidents


    Major accidents have been occurring at various production plants in Japan, according to The Gas Review (TGR).

  • Japanese Yen Currency business

    Showa Denko expansion receives Government subsidy


    Showa Denko has received the Japanese Government’s interest subsidy concerning its investment in the expansion of used-plastic gasification facility at the Kawasaki Plant.

  • Japan financial map

    More changes at Air Liquide Japan


    A further three changes have been made at Air Liquide Japan, only four weeks after the last personnel changes were announced by the company – with all three appointments in the managerial sectors.

  • Toyota Mirai

    Toyota to increase hydrogen vehicle production


    Toyota Motor Corporation has announced in the last few days that it will increase production of the ‘Mirai’ fuel cell sedan, amid stronger than expected demand for the hydrogen-powered vehicle.

  • Japan

    Hydrogen first in Japan by Kawasaki Heavy Industries


    Kawasaki Heavy Industries unveiled its liquid hydrogen (LH2) generation system in November, the first domestic manufacturer in Japan to do so.

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    Air Liquide completes construction of H2 stations in Japan


    A ceremony was held to celebrate the completion of two hydrogen filling stations in the cities of Nagoya and Toyota, located in the Aichi Prefecture of Japan. These two hydrogen filling stations are the first public-use hydrogen filling stations for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles in the central Nagoya area and ...