Toshiba Corp.'s Transmission Distribution & Industrial Systems Co. has established a photovoltaic systems division, a dedicated business management and promotion organization that will take the initiative in responding to a surge in demand for solar photovoltaic systems.
Toshiba says it will secure orders for large solar power generation systems by drawing on its competitive advantages. Its expertise includes high-efficiency power conditioning systems and the rechargeable Super Charge ion battery. The company also offers system integration, particularly in connecting generation systems to distribution systems; microgrids that connect and manage dispersed small-scale power generation sources, including renewable energy sources; and large-plant system engineering capabilities.
SOURCE: Toshiba Corp.