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KYOCERA, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Tokyo Century and Yonden Engineering Complete 14.5MW Solar Power Plant

Project in Japan’s Hyogo Prefecture aims to revitalize community through renewable energy

Kyoto, Japan/Neuss, Germany − An enterprise jointly established by Kyocera Corporation, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc., Tokyo Century Corporation and Yonden Engineering Company, Incorporated today announced the completion of a 14.5-megawatt (MW) solar power plant in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. The installation, which began operation on November 2, will generate an estimated 16,060 megawatt hours (MWh) per year — enough electricity to power approximately 4,930 typical households*. A ceremony was held November 29 to commemorate the plant’s completion.

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KYOCERA AWARDED PLACE ON CROWN COMMERCIAL SERVICE FRAMEWORK

KYOCERA Document Solutions UK, a long-standing leader in document management, has announced that it has been awarded a place on the Government’s Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM3781 framework.

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KYOCERA Develops Robust FPC/FFC Connector with 0.5mm Pitch

New 6811-Series connectors reduce breakage from improper insertion, ideal for mobile devices

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Connector Products Corporation (President: Yoji Date; herein “Kyocera”) announced that it has developed a 0.5mm-pitch flexible printed circuit / flexible flat cable (FPC/FFC) connector with a suite of features to enhance productivity in robust assembly operations. The new 6811-Series will go on sale November 28.

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32nd Kyoto Prize: The Inamori Foundation recognises prominent figures from the fields of robotics, medicine and philosophy

Roboticist Dr Takeo Kanade, medical scientist Dr Tasuku Honjo and philosopher Dr Martha Craven Nussbaum received the Kyoto Prize for their life’s work in the former imperial city today. The prize, alongside the Nobel, is among the world’s most prestigious awards, honouring the life’s work of researchers and thinkers who have made significant contributions to science and culture.

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KYOCERA Develops Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors with Industry-Leading Volumetric Efficiency Ideal for Smartphones

New MLCCs offer world’s highest capacitance — 4.7µF in 0201 case size and 0.47µF in 01005 case size

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Corporation today announced that it has developed multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) with industry-leading capacitance for use in telecommunication equipment including smartphones.

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KYOCERA Cutting Tool Inserts in New Coated Carbide Grades Improve Cast Iron Machining

New CA3 Series and K Series chipbreakers maximize performance from rough cutting to finishing

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Corporation (President: Goro Yamaguchi) announced today that it has developed a new line of indexable cutting tool inserts to improve cast iron machining. Made from new grades of CVD coated-carbide materials, Kyocera’s CA3 Series and chipbreaker K Series inserts offer significant improvements in machining cast iron components for automobiles, industrial machinery and many other heavy-duty applications. The new inserts address rising demand for metalworking tools that can deliver stable machining performance over a wide range of cutting conditions.

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KYOCERA Group Consolidates Optical Components Business

Company builds new synergies to meet growing demand for machine vision and robot vision in factory automation and related applications

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Corporation announced today that it has consolidated its optical components businesses, effective November 1, 2016, by combining two wholly owned subsidiaries: Kyocera Optec Co., Ltd. and recently acquired Melles Griot KK.

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KYOCERA DOCUMENT SOLUTIONS NAMED A "MAJOR PLAYER" IN IDC MARKETSCAPE: WORLDWIDE DOCUMENT WORKFLOW SERVICES 2016

Osaka, Japan – October 28, 2016: KYOCERA Document Solutions Inc., one of the world's leading document solutions companies, announced that it has been recognised as a "Major Player" in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Document Workflow Services Hardcopy 2016 Vendor Assessment*.

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KYOCERA Connector Products Corporation Adds High Heat-Resistant Type to 6288 Series Withstanding Up to +125℃

High-reliability FPC/FFC Connectors support in-vehicle equipment including technologies for connected cars

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Connector Products Corporation (President: Yoji Date) announced that it has added a "High Heat-Resistant Type" to its 6288 Series FPC/FFC Connectors, featuring a pitch of 0.5mm and designed for in-vehicle equipment. The new design extends the upper limit of the operating temperature range from +105℃ to +125℃. Sales will begin on November 1.

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