06 Jul '11, 8pm

Gentlemen, start your solar panels

Gentlemen, start your solar panels

Some people are surprised that Panasonic (which recently acquired Sanyo) is even in the sustainability business, since it’s primarily known in the U.S. for making television sets and cameras. But Panasonic also makes the battery cells for the Toyota Prius and the Tesla Roadster . And it has a big head start in Japan, where its offerings include home fuel cells, solar and efficient appliances. Jim Doyle, president of Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (which also caters to big concert venues and stadiums), said in Sonoma that the company wants to the number one green innovation company in the electronics industry by 2018. Here's Doyle on video talking about the Infineon solar installation:

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