Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Hitachi Announce Change in Schedule for Execution of Definitive Agreement and Other Disclosure Item relating to Business Integration in the Thermal Power Generation Systems Field

Tokyo, April 26, 2013 --- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TSE:7011, “MHI”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that there were changes in certain items including the schedule for the execution of the definitive agreement announced in a press release titled “Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Hitachi Reach a Basic Agreement on Business Integration in the Thermal Power Generation Systems Field” on November 29, 2012. Details of the changes are as follows.