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FUKUSHIMA MINPO
Photo (1): Artist's sketch of EV-based energy management system under experiment in Namie Photo (2): EVs being recharged by battery charging and discharging system installed at roadside station Namie
20 January 2022

Nissan testing energy control system using green power, EV batteries in Namie town

Nissan Motor Co. has kicked off an experiment in the Fukushima Prefecture town of Namie to verify an energy management system based on electric vehicle (EV) batteries for efficient use of power generated by renewable energy. It is the world's first such test in a real community, according to the major automaker. Nissan's plan, unveiled on Jan. 12, calls for …

Photo: A broad array of commercial applications is planned at Fukushima Sky Park, which will have the byword of "Sora no Eki (sky station)" from the upcoming new fiscal year.
14 January 2022

Fukushima Sky Park set to take off as more attractive "sky station"

The Fukushima city office and the nonprofit Fukushima Flight Association are engaged in a project to turn Fukushima Sky Park, a farm road airstrip, into an even more attractive tourist facility that would host a wide array of sky-themed events and attractions all season long, beginning in the new fiscal year that starts in April. The facility located in the city's …

24 December 2021

Elementary school 6th grader wins health-themed "Fukushima Junior Challenge" grand prix

Kaho Kikuchi, a sixth grader of Matsunaga elementary school in the Fukushima Prefecture city of Aizuwakamatsu, won the top award in an annual contest on children's ideas for community-based health promotion programs sponsored by Fukushima-Minpo Co., the publisher of the namesake vernacular daily. Kikuchi proposed that idle classrooms at grade schools be used for elderly people to take a "class" …

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