Babcock-Hitachi Wins Flue Gas Desulfurization System Order for Coal-Fired Power Plant in Poland

Tokyo, March 6, 2013 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that Babcock-Hitachi K. K. a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., has received an order from ENEA Wytwarzanie S.A., an electric power utility in the Republic of Poland, for a Flue Gas Desulfurization (hereinafter “FGD”) system to be used to collectively treat the combined flue gas from units 1, 2, 7, and 8 (total capacity: 860 MW) of the Kozienice Power Station. The equipment is scheduled to commence operation in July 2015.