Jan 9, 2021
A broad area of northern Kyushu was left under a blanket of snow after a massive cold air front flowed over the region. As of 5:00 a.m., seven-centimeter snow-covered Saga Station'...
Jan 4, 2021
Fukuoka-based Local Food Cycling is selling their stylish compost bag in France. The handbag-like container can compost approximately 300 g of daily kitchen wastes for 1.5 ~ 2 mont...
Dec 21, 2020
A zero-CO2 emission scooter developed by high-school students in Dazaifu City received authorization to run on the public roads. On Dec. 3, the four students at Chikushidai High Sc...
Nov 5, 2020
Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation will test a new CO2 capturing system at the Mikawa biomass plant in Omuta City, Fukuoka. The program aims to capture over-500 tons of...
Oct 29, 2020
Unicharm Corporation announced the expansion of its Kagoshima-based diaper recycling project into the next decade. Since 2016, the company has conducted public trials to collect an...
Oct 16, 2020
Munakata Global Environmental Symposium begins online today. With the annual theme of “Tokowaka ~ the law of the nature and circle of life,” the seventh edition of the event (Oct. ...
Oct 5, 2020
As of October 1, 2020, updated waste separation rules take effect for offices and other commercial facilities inside Fukuoka City. In addition to conventional ‘burnable’ and ‘unbur...
Sep 7, 2020
Typhoon Haishen is gradually moving away from Kyushu; however, the region might still feel strong winds until later this evening. As of this morning, a record-high gust of 39.1 m/s...
Sep 6, 2020
As of noon September 6, Typhoon Haishen entered the area near the island of Amami Oshima at a speed of 25 km/h to the north. The central air pressure measured 925 hectopascals. It ...
Sep 5, 2020
According to the latest information from the Japan Meteorological Agency (as of Saturday, Sep. 5, 20:45), Typhoon Haishen’s central air pressure now measures 920 hectopascals. At t...