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INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION PANEL RESOLVES DISPUTE BETWEEN SONGS OWNERS AND MITSUBISHI NUCLEAR ENERGY SYSTEMS AND MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES 03/13/2017
Concerning the dispute regarding San Onofre Nuclear Generating Stations (SONGS)

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MITSUBISHI NUCLEAR ENERGY SYSTEMS, INC. COMPLETES FIRST U.S. WATER JET PEENING PROJECT 01/06/2017
MNES completed the first U.S. water jet peening (WJP) project to prevent stress corrosion cracking of reactor vessel nozzles (RVNs) and bottom mounted nozzles.

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MITSUBISHI NUCLEAR ENERGY SYSTEMS, INC. OPENS FACILITY TO CONDUCT U.S. TRAINING 07/01/2016
Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems, Inc. (MNES) will conduct hands-on training and qualification of the Mitsubishi Water Jet Peening (WJP) process in a radiological controlled environment at a new facility in the Greater Pittsburgh, PA area.

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MITSUBISHI NUCLEAR ENERGY SYSTEMS, INC. COMPLETES INTEGRATION TESTING FOR WATER JET PEENING ACTIVITIES 03/24/2016
Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems, Inc. (MNES) has successfully completed equipment integration testing in Kobe, Japan as part of an upcoming Water Jet Peening (WJP) project this fall.

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Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems Appoints Yoshinobu Shibata as President and CEO 06/02/2014
Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems, Inc. (MNES) has named Yoshinobu Shibata as President and Chief Executive Officer as part of the reorganization to focus the company’s business on providing replacement components and services to U.S. nuclear power plants.

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Mitsubishi Selected to Provide Water Jet Peening Services at the Callaway and Wolf Creek Nuclear Power Plants 06/18/2013
Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems, Inc. (MNES) has been awarded contracts at two nuclear power plants--Wolf Creek Generating Station and Ameren Missouri Callaway Energy Center--to provide its state-of-the-art water jet peening (WJP) services.

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World's leading nuclear power companies adopt principles of conduct 09/15/2011
Initiative promotes safety, security and nonproliferation in the commercial nuclear power industry

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MNES Response to the NRC Task Force Report on the Fukushima Events 09/11/2011
On July 12, 2011 the report of the events at Fukushima was issued by the NRC Task Force. The Task Force conclusions were presented to the NRC Commissioners on July 19, 2011. The final requirements for U.S. nuclear power plants are to be established by the NRC following a thorough review.

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MHI to Establish Advanced Plant Safety Department To Boost Response to Safety Measures for PWR Nuclear Power Plants 07/14/2011
Effective August 1, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will establish a new department in Kobe, Japan, to be known as the "Advanced Plant Safety Department," within its Nuclear Energy Systems business headquarters. The move is designed to boost the company's response to safety measures for pressurized water reactor (PWR) nuclear power plants.

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MNES Statement on North Eastern Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan 04/01/2011
We at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems (MNES) send our deepest sympathies to all victims affected by the earthquake and the resulting tsunami that devastated the coast of northeastern Japan on Friday, March 11th.

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Contract Development Begins for Proposed Comanche Peak Expansion 07/06/2009
Parties Begin Negotiation of Engineering & Procurement Contract

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NRC Sets Review Schedule for Luminant Plant Expansion, Moves Forward on Design Review of Mitsubishi US-APWR 03/19/2009
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has announced an official review schedule for the license application to potentially expand Luminant’s Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant, a key milestone in moving the application process forward.

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MHI Completes Delivery of 2 Replacement Steam Generators to California's Largest Electric Utility 02/24/2009
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed the delivery of two replacement steam generators (RSGs) for the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) Unit 2 of Southern California Edison (SCE), California’s largest electric utility.

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Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems Receives Trade Group Recognition as Plant Designer 02/23/2009
Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems, Inc. (MNES), has successfully qualified for membership in a leading U.S. industry trade group in the special category of “U.S. nuclear plant designers,” the first such recognition of a wholly-owned subsidiary of a Japanese company.

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Luminant & Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Establish Nuclear Plant Development Joint Venture 02/02/2009
Luminant and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), today announced they have established a joint venture to further the development of Comanche Peak Units 3 & 4 using MHI’s US-Advanced Pressurized Water Reactor (US-APWR). The joint venture, known as Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Company, will fund project development costs during the period preceding the issuance of the combined license (COL) to build and operate Comanche Peak Units 3 & 4. Under the terms of the joint venture, Luminant holds an 88 percent ownership share in the company and MHI has a 12 percent stake.

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NRC Dockets First Construction & Operating License Application for Mitsubishi's US-APWR 12/03/2008
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has docketed the first Combined License Application (COLA) for the US-APWR, setting the stage for other U.S. utilities to apply to build the advanced nuclear power plant.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., Luminant Agree to Joint Venture for Development of New Neclear Generating Units 09/19/2008
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), and Luminant announced today they have entered into an agreement to form a joint venture to advance the development of two potential new nuclear reactors at Luminant’s Comanche Peak facility located near Glen Rose, Texas.

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Application for Mitsubishi’s US-APWR Design Certification Accepted for Docketing By Nuclear Regulatory Commission 03/03/2008
The application for standard design certification (DC) for the US-APWR, which Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) submitted late last year, has been successfully accepted by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for docketing.

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MHI Submits US-APWR Design Certification Application to U.S. NRC 01/07/2008
MHI Submits US-APWR Design Certification Application to U.S. NRC

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TXU to Select Mitsubishi US-APWR for New Nuclear Power Generation 03/12/2007
The US-APWR reactor technology developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has been selected by TXU Corp. of Dallas, TX, for its new nuclear-fueled power generation capacity.

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AREVA and MHI Agree on Collaboration in Nuclear Energy - Memorandum of Understanding Signed in Tokyo 10/19/2006
AREVA, the world's largest business group in the nuclear energy field, and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) have agreed to collaborate in the area of nuclear energy, according to a memorandum of understanding signed today in Tokyo by Anne Lauvergeon, CEO of AREVA, and Kazuo Tsukuda, President of MHI.

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MHI to Seek Design Certification from NRC and Commence Marketing of US-APWR Type Nuclear Power Generation Facility 07/03/2006
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI; TSE: 7011) has started procedures to submit an application to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for Design Certification of the US-APWR, the company's 1,700 MW class advanced pressurized water reactor currently under development for launch in the U.S. market. In conjunction with that move, the company has also newly established MHI Nuclear Energy Systems Inc. (MNES), a wholly owned subsidiary, in Washington, D.C. The new business arm commenced operations this month with an initial staff of 12.

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