1. Supercomputers used in predicting climate change at the UK MET Office (the world's oldest weather forecasting organization).1
2. NEC makes technology that supports Advanced Land Observing SatelliteALOS), which contributes to disaster prevention and environmental activities.2
3. 2/17/09 NEC Corp. enabled an organic radical battery to be repeatedly charged/discharged 10,000 times or more with one second or shorter pulse discharge while enhancing its power density.3
4. List of sustainability activities on web:4.
1. * 5/29/07 Kickbacks - NEC Corp. has confirmed that 10 of its employees received about $4.1 million in kickbacks from made up orders to subcontractors, according to an Associated Press report Tuesday. The company said tax authorities have notified the electronic company, which makes chips, computers and networking equipment and has operations in Rancho Cordova. Tax officials found that employees had $18.1 million in fictitious deals during the past seven years. The Tokyo-based company's executives said they will seek compensation and file criminal complaints against the workers.1
2. Makes defense electronic systems (radar, sonor & military communications systems) in "social infrastructure division"; accounted for 7% of 2008 revenue2.