News • Mar 01, 2016 11:07 SGT
As part of its global “100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project”, Panasonic donated 2,400 solar lanterns to 15 Non-Governmental Organizations in the Philippines, bringing the total number donated to the country to 5,814.
Press Releases • Feb 24, 2016 10:13 SGT
New Eco-friendly Power Options for New Zealanders as Panasonic Launches Lithium-ion Home Storage Battery System
Press Releases • Feb 19, 2016 10:32 SGT
Panasonic New Zealand launched its first Lithium-ion home storage battery - a clever system that can sense and store excess clean solar energy to power the household in the evening once the solar system has stopped producing.
Reducing Laundry Load of Women Living in Rural Vietnam with New Panasonic Super Clean Washing Machine
News • Feb 03, 2016 13:07 SGT
79% of households in Vietnam’s rural areas have no washing machines. Here, women spend an average of four hours a day hand-washing their clothes. In partnership with OMO Matic, Panasonic developed the Super Clean washing machine aimed at reducing time spent by homemakers on laundry. A Micro Financial Fund was also set up by Vietnam Women’s Union and Unilever Vietnam to facilitate purchase.
Panasonic Donates 2,400 Solar Lanterns to 11 Humanitarian & Non-Governmental Organizations in Myanmar
Press Releases • Feb 02, 2016 09:50 SGT
As part of its global “100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project”, Panasonic donated 2,400 solar lanterns to 11 Humanitarian and Non-Governmental Organizations in Myanmar, bringing the total number donated to the country to 9,464.
Press Releases • Jan 26, 2016 16:31 SGT
In collaboration with the Ministry of Education (Malaysia), Panasonic donates a total of 16,000 picture books to more than 7,700 primary schools in Malaysia under the HEARTHEART Project. The project is part of a global initiative by Nonprofit Organization XYZ (cross wise) to convey gratitude for the support and assistance rendered during the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake.
Blog posts • Jan 14, 2016 14:00 SGT
As building technology evolves today, so do building strategies to help mitigate the damage in some of the world’s more earthquake-prone areas.
Blog posts • Jan 11, 2016 14:00 SGT
While Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) are frequently thought to be more applicable for large spaces, it’s surprising how BEMS can help manage energy efficiently in small spaces as well, saving precious energy and money in the long term.
Blog posts • Jan 07, 2016 13:45 SGT
A key takeaway from the Singapore International Energy Week 2015 which focuses on population growth in Asian megacities calls for an urgent need to enhance environmental quality in the region – but how?
UNESCO and Panasonic Launch Educational Support Programs for the Next Generation in Off-Grid Communities in Myanmar
Press Releases • Dec 22, 2015 16:22 SGT
UNESCO and Panasonic Corporation signed a project agreement for Myanmar in November 2015 to promote educational support aimed at sustainable development for the next generation of young people living in the vicinity of the Ancient City of Bagan in Myanmar, which is currently a nominee for UNESCO World Heritage listing.
Blog posts • Dec 21, 2015 15:01 SGT
Experts forecast Asia’s economic and retail growth will continue to soar over the next few years, and with it a demand for premium home solutions. Here are some that are meeting the rising needs of this market.
Blog posts • Dec 16, 2015 12:53 SGT
The smart home industry in Asia is due for an accelerated boost, with Japanese technology paving the way. Here’s how.
Vietnam Environment Administration and Panasonic Vietnam Sign Partnership Agreement on Environmental Protection
Press Releases • Dec 08, 2015 15:30 SGT
Panasonic Vietnam (PV) and Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) have signed the Strategic Partnership Agreement to consolidate existing environmental activities and strengthen the partnership between both organisations.
Blog posts • Nov 26, 2015 15:00 SGT
The inaugural Panasonic Developers’ Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia highlighted Panasonic’s key proposals for smart town development. Here are five of the top picks.
Blog posts • Nov 20, 2015 17:00 SGT
With the proliferation of different green building ratings systems, indexes and certifications over the past two decades, it’s time to explore how this trend affects green building in Asia.
Press Releases • Nov 12, 2015 16:54 SGT
Panasonic Factory Solutions Asia Pacific (Panasonic) retails locally-harvested produce from its indoor agriculture facility under the Veggie Life brand. Extending commercial operations of Singapore’s first licensed indoor vegetable farm, Veggie Life salad mixes are now available at selected local supermarket chains to offer customers a truly farm-to-table salad experience.
Blog posts • Nov 09, 2015 15:30 SGT
Panasonic is developing elderly care facilities and addressing the societal challenges of shifting age demographics. In doing so, Panasonic is seeking to meet the needs of facility residents as it provides personalized services and maximizes residents’ independence for happy, healthy lifestyles. Concurrently, Panasonic is establishing an infrastructure that is viable today and tomorrow.
Blog posts • Nov 05, 2015 11:30 SGT
Like many megacities, space in Tokyo is at a premium. While the city accounts for a mere 0.6% of Japan’s total land area, it is home to 10.5% of the nation’s 127 million people. But, Panasonic’s housing subsidiary, PanaHome, is helping homeowners benefit even more from their property through its first seven-storey pre-fabricated house in Japan, the Vieuno 7.