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Statement on EPA’s 2024 Proposed Rule

October 24th, 2022

Daikin appreciates the EPA’s efforts to implement the American Innovation and Manufacturing (AIM) Act and the orderly phase-down of refrigerants, but we are disappointed the proposed rule for..

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Global: Daikin Group Releases its Sustainability Report 2022

September 6th, 2022

Daikin Industries, Ltd. has released its English edition of Sustainability Report 2022, which is currently available on the company website. The report summarizes the basic approach of the Daikin..

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Global: Daikin Group Publishes "Integrated Report 2022"

September 2nd, 2022

Daikin Industries, Ltd. announces the publication of its Integrated Report 2022.

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Daikin Applied Names Jeff Drees as Chief Executive Officer

August 10th, 2022

Daikin Industries, Ltd., the world’s number one air-conditioning company, today announced that Jeff Drees has been selected as the new chief executive officer and president of Daikin Applied..

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Global: Daikin Establishes New Heat Pump Heating Factory in Poland

July 8th, 2022

Daikin Industries, Ltd. has recently decided to invest 300 million euros (equivalent to 37.5 billion yen at the exchange rate of 1 euro = 125 yen) to establish a new factory for heat pump units at..

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Global: Daikin Expands Patent Non-Assertion Pledge for Air Conditioners Using Low GWP Refrigerant HFC-32

July 1st, 2022

Providing free access to 419 patents including the ones for VRF co-owned by European subsidiary

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Global: Daikin Europe makes donation for Humanitarian Aid in Ukrainian Refugee Crisis

March 15th, 2022

Daikin Europe will donate 1 million euro to the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in order to provide humanitarian aid to the people in Ukraine and those suffering displacement as a result of..

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Daikin Announces Daikin ATMOSPHERA with R-32 Refrigerant

December 21st, 2021

The first single zone system with R-32 in North America features impressive efficiency gains while reducing emissions vs. R-410A

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Global: Daikin Selected as an Advanced Global Company for Climate Change Measures in CDP’s “Climate Change A List”

December 15th, 2021

Daikin Industries, Ltd. recently received high acclaim as a company excelling in climate change measures and corporate disclosure by its inclusion in the “A List” compiled by CDP

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Daikin Among First HVAC Industry Partners to Commit to Department of Energy Cold Climate Heat Pump Technology Challenge

November 8th, 2021

Daikin was featured at the event where Vice President and U.S. Secretary of Energy announced the first HVAC industry partners to participate in the U.S. DOE Cold Climate Heat Pump Technology Challenge

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Daikin US Corporation Joins Companies in Supporting Build Back Better Act Climate Provisions

October 19th, 2021

Daikin U.S. Corporation has joined 16 other United States companies to support and advocate for the passage of the Build Back Better Act’s climate provisions

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Global: Daikin Group Publishes Integrated Report 2021

October 6th, 2021

Daikin Industries, Ltd. announces the publication of Integrated Report 2021.

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Global: Daikin Group Releases Its Sustainability Report 2021

September 21st, 2021

Reports on activities contributing to a sustainable society

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Global: Daikin Invests in OCSiAl to Globally Accelerate Application Development of Lithium Ion Battery Materials for EV

July 27th, 2021

First investment in a chemical startup in its CVC activities

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Global: Daikin Expands Patent Non-Assertion Pledge for Equipment Using Low GWP Refrigerant HFC-32

July 1st, 2021

Company to facilitate industry adoption of HFC-32 with pledge of free access to approximately 300 patents

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Global: Daikin announces Strategic Management Plan "FUSION 25"

June 7th, 2021

Realizing growth of the Daikin Group by leading the AC industry in low carbonization and contributing to a sustainable society

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Global: Donation of Oxygen Concentrators to Medical Facilities in India

May 26th, 2021

Daikin Industries, Ltd. today announces its donation of 200 oxygen concentrators to India where the lack of medical oxygen due to the rapid increase of COVID-19 infections has become a critical issue

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Global: Daikin and Nikken Sekkei Selected as a Grand Finalist of The Global Cooling Prize

April 29th, 2021

Daikin Airconditioning India Pvt. Ltd., and Daikin Industries, Ltd. applied together with Nikken Sekkei Ltd.i to The Global Cooling Prizeii (GCP) which was held in India

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Global: Daikin Named among "Clarivate Top 100 Global Innovators 2021"

April 21st, 2021

Recognized as one of the world’s 100 most innovative companies and institutions for 7th consecutive time and 8th time overall

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Global: "point 0 marunouchi" Becomes First Coworking Office in Japan to Obtain Gold Level in WELL Certification

January 7th, 2021

point 0 Inc, a company funded by Daikin Industries, Ltd., has recently obtained a gold level rating from WELL Certification (WELLv2 pilot) for "point 0 marunouchi," the coworking space that it..

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