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Hitachi Demonstrates Efforts to Achieve a Sustainable Society at the Eco-Products International Fair (EPIF) 2011 (PDF Type, 15 kByte)

February 10, 2011

Hitachi Demonstrates Efforts to Achieve a Sustainable Society at the Eco-Products International Fair (EPIF) 2011

New Delhi, India, February 10, 2011 – Hitachi Asia Ltd. today announced that Hitachi Group will demonstrate its strong commitment to achieve a sustainable society through an exhibition of the Hitachi Group’s Social Innovation Business contributions at the Eco-Products International Fair (EPIF) 2011. The event will be held from 10-12 February 2011 at Pragati Maidan at New Delhi, India.

The EPIF is the largest international environmental fair in Asia featuring environmentally conscious technology, products and services by enterprises and organizations around the world. The theme for EPIF 2011 is “Green Productivity for Sustainable Energy and Environment” and participants include key political, economic, and business players and experts.

Mr Yasunori Taga, Chief Executive for Asia, Hitachi, Ltd., said, “We are pleased to be part of EPIF as it is in line with our Environmental Vision which aims to preserve the environment and promote a sustainable society through the prevention of global warming, the conservation of resources and the preservation of ecosystems. The Hitachi products featured at our booth show Hitachi’s commitment to build a sustainable society mainly through our Social Innovation Business, which aims to provide social infrastructure supported by highly reliable and highly efficient information and telecommunications technology. In addition, Hitachi plans to help reduce annual CO2 emissions by 100 million tonnes by fiscal 2025 through Hitachi products and services for the prevention of global warming. To this end, Hitachi aims to make all Group products Eco-Products by fiscal 2025.”

The 72-square metre Hitachi booth (Hall 18, Booth 4) will include exhibits such as Hitachi’s solutions in Gas Turbine, Smart Grid, Energy-Saving Inverter, Photovoltaic/Power Conditioning System, IT-Facility Consolidation System, Electric Drive Machines, Amorphous Transformer, Oil-free Screw Compressor, Clear Ballast System, Membrane Bioreactor, Intelligent Water System, Split Air Conditioners, Chillers, Amorphous Metal Ribbon and Cut Core and Conductive Films for Solar Cells.

About Hitachi Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd., (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 400,000 employees worldwide. In fiscal 2008 (ended March 31, 2009) consolidated revenues totaled 10,000 billion yen ($102.0 billion). The company offers a wide range of systems, products and services in market sectors including information systems, electronic devices, power and industrial systems, consumer products, materials, logistics and financial services. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company’s website at

About Hitachi Asia Ltd.

Hitachi Asia Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., established in Singapore in 1989, operates across seven Asian countries (India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam). Business includes information systems, power and industrial systems, digital media systems, and international procurement. For more information about Hitachi Asia, please visit the website at