Japan, US and Mexico team up to banish climate change

Influential figures from business, regional government, higher education and civil society will lead the initiative

Toyota to roll-out driverless EVs at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The firm’s Concept-i vehicles will form part of a larger fleet of more than 3,000 low carbon passenger vehicles

Japan to make all new passenger cars electric by 2050

It will also set up a new entity to help car manufacturers source cobalt for batteries

Japan plans to cut plutonium stockpile

The country’s new energy plan outlines a reduction in dependence on fossil fuels and nuclear power

Nissan admits car emissions data falsified in Japan

The company said a ‘full and comprehensive’ investigation is underway

IEA: China to drive global gas demand growth

The nation is forecast to be the largest natural gas importer by 2019

World Cup victory leaves Tokyo flushed with joy!

The city’s waterworks bureau anticipated the surge in usage and adjusted supply and pressure accordingly

GE gas turbines hit new Guinness World Record

The infrastructure in Japan can convert 63.08% of its fuel energy into electricity

Nissan aims to sell a million EVs a year by 2022

It aims to launch eight new electric vehicles, including four models for China

EU fines capacitor makers €254m over price-fixing cartel

Capacitors are essential parts of almost all electronic products, from smart phones to appliances in homes, electronic systems in cars and wind turbines