Tag: energy

  • LG to unveil its eco-conscious bottom-freezer at IFA2022

    LG to unveil its eco-conscious bottom-freezer at IFA2022

    LG will unveil its latest bottom-freezer refrigerator for the European market at IFA 2022. The new model delivers a more sustainable kitchen with LG’s energy-saving Inverter Linear Compressor, an upgraded internal compartment and LG’s cutting-edge ‘freshness’ technologies, including LinearCooling and DoorCooling+. LG’s bottom-freezer fridge boasts an ‘A’ energy rating, the highest rating possible under the…

  • Nissan unveils lunar rover prototype jointly developed with JAXA

    Nissan unveils lunar rover prototype jointly developed with JAXA

    Nissan today unveiled a lunar rover prototype jointly developed with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) at its Nissan Futures event. The JAXA Space Exploration Innovation Hub Center is conducting research on lunar rovers — a key technology for space exploration. Nissan has been working with JAXA on driving controllability of the rovers since January…

  • LG Electronics Sets Up South Koreas Largest Peak Shaving ESS

    LG Electronics Sets Up South Koreas Largest Peak Shaving ESS

    LG has built South Korea’s largest single-site peak shaving energy storage system (ESS) at KG Dongbu Steel’s plant in Dangjin, 123 kilometers south of Seoul. A peak shaving ESS stores electricity in a battery during off-peak hours at night when electricity use and prices are low, and allows plants to use the stored electricity during…

  • Samsung Develops Industry’s First HKMG-Based DDR5 Memory

    Samsung Develops Industry’s First HKMG-Based DDR5 Memory

    Samsung today announced that it has expanded its DDR5 DRAM memory portfolio with the industry’s first 512GB DDR5 module based on High-K Metal Gate (HKMG) process technology. Delivering more than twice the performance of DDR4 at up to 7,200 megabits per second (Mbps), the new DDR5 will be capable of orchestrating the most extreme compute-hungry,…

  • JR East, Hitachi and Toyota to Develop Hybrid Railway Vehicles Powered by Hydrogen

    JR East, Hitachi and Toyota to Develop Hybrid Railway Vehicles Powered by Hydrogen

    JR East, Hitachi and Toyota have entered into an agreement to collaborate on development of test railway vehicles equipped with hybrid systems that use hydrogen powered fuel cells and storage batteries as their source of electricity. By collaborating to develop these test railway vehicles, they aim to further improve the environmental superiority of railways and…

  • Seven-Eleven Japan and Toyota announce details of a joint project to reduce CO2 emissions

    Seven-Eleven Japan and Toyota announce details of a joint project to reduce CO2 emissions

    Seven-Eleven Japan and Toyota announce today details of a joint project to reduce CO2 emissions. Seven-Eleven and Toyota entered into a basic agreement in August 2017 regarding considerations toward energy conservation and carbon dioxide emission reduction in store distribution and operation. Toyota has been investigating the use of newly developed fuel cell trucks and fuel…

  • Samsung Starts Mass Production of Industry’s First 16-Gigabit GDDR6 for Advanced Graphics Systems

    Samsung Starts Mass Production of Industry’s First 16-Gigabit GDDR6 for Advanced Graphics Systems

    Samsung today announced that it has started mass production of the industry’s first 16-gigabit (Gb) Graphics Double Data Rate 6 (GDDR6) memory for use in advanced graphics processing for gaming devices and graphics cards as well as automotive, network and artificial intelligence systems. Built on Samsung’s advanced 10-nanomter (nm) class process technology, the new GDDR6…

  • Samsung to unveil its first ever Wind-Free wall-mounted air conditioner AR9500M at CES 2017

    Samsung to unveil its first ever Wind-Free wall-mounted air conditioner AR9500M at CES 2017

    Samsung will unveil its first ever, award-winning Wind-Free wall-mounted air conditioner AR9500M at CES 2017, following the huge success of its floor-standing Wind-Free air conditioner in South Korea. The air conditioner provides customers with a cooler indoor climate and optimal energy efficiency without the discomfort of direct cold airflow thanks to Samsung’s exclusive Wind-Free Cooling…

  • NEC breaks world record for spectral efficiency, close to Shannon limit

    NEC breaks world record for spectral efficiency, close to Shannon limit

    NEC has demonstrated a transmission capacity of 34.9 terabits per second (Tbit/s) on a single optical fiber, over a distance greater than 6,300 km. This achievement breaks the spectral efficiency record for transoceanic transmission, achieving 8.3 bit/s/Hz using the C-band spectrum. This is a 16.9% improvement on the previous record. These results come very close…