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KYOCERA Files Suit Against Preh GmbH for Potential Infringement of Haptic Feedback Technology Patent

Kyoto/London – Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) filed a complaint in the Regional Court of Dusseldorf, Germany on April 5 (Central European Time) against Preh GmbH, a Germany-based automotive supplier. Kyocera is of the opinion that Preh infringes a Kyocera patent relating to its haptic feedback technology (German part of EP 2 461 233 B1).

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KYOCERA to Build New Plant in Kagoshima, Japan, for Ceramic Microelectronic Packages

New facility will produce ceramic packages for electronic and semiconductor components, including SMD and CMOS devices, to support IoT growth

Kyoto/London – Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) announced today that it will construct a new manufacturing plant on the premises of its Kagoshima Sendai manufacturing complex to increase production of ceramic microelectronic packages. The company entered into a site location agreement with local governments, and a signing ceremony was held March 16 at the Satsumasendai municipal office in the presence of the governor of Kagoshima Prefecture and mayor of Satsumasendai. Construction is scheduled to begin in April 2018 for the new plant, which will be the 22nd facility at Kyocera’s Kagoshima Sendai manufacturing complex.

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KYOCERA’s New Air-Cooled UV Curing Light is World’s Smallest, Lightest and Most Powerful

Supports UV ink printing, including billboard printing, as well as UV-cured coatings and adhesives

Kyoto / Neuss − Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) announced today that it has developed a new air-cooled UV-LED curing light that is not only the world’s most powerful*1, but also the world’s smallest*2. The new Kyocera G5A Series is ideal for use in industrial ultraviolet (UV) ink printing applications, including billboard printing, as well as UV-cured coating and adhesive processes.

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KYOCERA Introduces New Z-series Clock Oscillators

Unique platform structure shortens lead times, allowing samples to be shipped as early as next day

Kyoto/London – Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) today introduced a new series of clock oscillators specially designed to support multi size and frequencies for quick-turnaround delivery requirements. Also qualified to Automotive Electronics Council (AEC) reliability standards. Samples of Kyocera’s new Z-Series clock oscillators for electronic equipment and automotive electronics are now available worldwide.

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Innovative, beautiful, durable: KYOCERA presents high-quality kitchen tools demonstrating the advantages of its ceramic technology

Temperature-stable insulated mugs and a slicer set with super sharp blades – KYOCERA will be presenting new products featuring outstanding functionality and durability at the Ambiente consumer goods trade fair held in Frankfurt from 9 to 13 February.

Kyoto/London − The new insulated mug collections "Twist Top" and "Flip Top" are the latest additions to the lineup of innovative kitchen products by the Japanese manufacturer of fine ceramics goods. All Kyocera insulated mugs are versatile: whether on the train, in the car, at the office, at school, when exercising, or even at home, you can enjoy hot coffee or tea, or refreshing chilled beverages or smoothies all day long. The entire collection impresses with long temperature stability, safe and easy use, durable and handy materials, and a beautiful design.

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KYOCERA TCL Solar Completes 21.1 MW Solar Power Plant on Repurposed Land in Japan

Providing equivalent annual power supply for approx. 7,730 households

Kyoto/London − Kyocera Corporation and Tokyo Century Corporation announced today that Kyocera TCL Solar LLC has completed construction of a 21.1 megawatt (MW) utility-scale solar power plant in Hagi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. 78,144 Kyocera solar modules were installed on approximately 1 km2 of land originally planned for the construction of an industrial waste disposal facility which was abandoned, then repurposed for the clean energy project. A ceremony was held on January 11 to commemorate completion of the plant, which will generate an estimated 23,000 megawatt hours (MWh) per year — enough electricity to power approximately 7,730 typical households*1.

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KYOCERA and 7 Other Companies Announce Progress of Development Plan for Max. 480-Megawatt Solar Power Project

Companies exploring plan to construct and operate solar power project located on agricultural land on Ukujima island, Nagasaki, Japan

Kyoto/London − Kyocera Corporation, Kyudenko Corporation, and Mizuho Bank, Limited which have been jointly investigating the possibility of operating a maximum 480-megawatt (MW) solar power project on the island of Ukujima (Sasebo City, Nagasaki Pref., Japan) since June 2014, have announced that the project has entered a new phase with the inclusion of five other participants: SPCG Public Company Limited, Tokyo Century Corporation, Furukawa Electric Company Limited, Tsuboi Corporation, and The Eighteenth Bank Limited.

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KYOCERA Introduces Irish Claddagh Ring Designed by Paul Costelloe, Using Hypoallergenic COBARION

Using new material COBARION, symbolic Irish design meets Japanese technology; portion of proceeds to benefit Great East Japan Earthquake recovery

Kyoto/London – Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) today announced that it has developed a hypoallergenic Claddagh ring with renowned Irish-born designer Paul Costelloe. The jewelry utilizes COBARION, a new material that rivals platinum in shine but which is much less likely to cause metal allergies*1. The product is now available to the Japanese market and overseas sales are under consideration.

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KYOCERA Receives Japan Environment Minister’s Award for Record 8th Consecutive Year

Award cites energy conservation efforts at Hokkaido Kitami manufacturing plant and community-based environmental awareness activities

Kyoto/London – Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) today announced that its Hokkaido Kitami Plant has received Japan’s 2017 Environment Minister’s Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity, in the “implementation of countermeasures / dissemination” category.

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