|dSPACE Magazine 2/2012, Nov 2012|
In the face of prospective fossil fuel shortages and environmental concerns, energy generated by wind power or solar power is a strong alternative. Numerous pilot projects are being conducted worldwide to efficiently research, develop and generate renewable energy sources. In Japan, in the wake of the nuclear power plant accident accompanying the Tohoku earthquake on March 11, 2011, people’s expectations of renewable energy sources have soared. dSPACE Japan K.K is actively participating in 3 consortia that are carrying out pilot projects on energy control.