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Abandoned Golf Course in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan to be Repurposed with 23-Megawatt Solar Power Plant from KYOCERA TCL Solar LLC

Kyoto, Japan/Neuss, Germany − Kyocera Corporation (President: Goro Yamaguchi; herein “Kyocera,”) announced today that Kyocera TCL Solar LLC, its joint venture with Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation (President: Shunichi Asada; herein “Century Tokyo Leasing”), has commenced construction of a 23-megawatt (MW) solar power plant on an abandoned golf course in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. The plant will generate an estimated 26,312 megawatt hours (MWh) per year — enough electricity to power approximately 8,100 typical local households*

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Kyocera Appoints Oscar Sanchez As Executive Vice President

Kyocera Document Solutions, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, announces the appointment of Oscar Sanchez as Executive Vice President. This specially created addition to the senior management structure of the European headquarters is responsible for sales, and supports the company's evolution of their document solutions business.

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Pantone Office For Kyocera Gives Expert Colour For Business Professionals

Kyocera Document Solutions, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, today announced the launch of Pantone Office for Kyocera, a unique 'add in' for Microsoft PowerPoint and Word. This cutting edge solution allows seamless and accurate quality printing and provides a convenient way for business professionals to print Pantone colours. This affordable tool allows businesses to utilise the full palette of Pantone colours and improve the overall impact of their printed documents.

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Kyoto Prize 2015: Inamori Foundation announces this year’s laureates

Kyoto, Japan - The Kyoto Prize, alongside the Nobel Prize one of the world’s highest honors for the lifetime achievement of outstanding personalities in the fields of culture and science, is being awarded this year to Dr. Toyoki Kunitake, Chemist; President, Kitakyushu Foundation for the Advancement of Industry, Science and Technology, Dr. Michel Mayor, Astrophysicist; Professor Emeritus, University of Geneva, and Mr. John Neumeier, an American-born choreographer; Intendant and Artistic Director, The Hamburg Ballet. Each worth 50 million yen (around €360,000/£290,000*), the prizes are awarded each year by the Inamori Foundation, which was initiated in 1984 by Dr. Kazuo Inamori, founder of the Japanese technology corporation Kyocera.

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Kyoto Prize 2015: Inamori Foundation announces this year’s laureates

The Kyoto Prize, alongside the Nobel Prize one of the world’s highest honors for the lifetime achievement of outstanding personalities in the fields of culture and science, is being awarded this year to Dr. Toyoki Kunitake, Chemist; President, Kitakyushu Foundation for the Advancement of Industry, Science and Technology, Dr. Michel Mayor, Astrophysicist; Professor Emeritus, University of Geneva, and Mr. John Neumeier, an American-born choreographer; Intendant and Artistic Director, The Hamburg Ballet. Each worth 50 million yen (around €360,000/£290,000*), the prizes are awarded each year by the Inamori Foundation, which was initiated in 1984 by Dr. Kazuo Inamori, founder of the Japanese technology corporation Kyocera.

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