12 Jul '17, 2pm

Tesla Partner Panasonic Sees Car Roofs As New Market For Solar

Tesla Partner Panasonic Sees Car Roofs As New Market For Solar

Tesla’s partner, Panasonic, wants to change the roof on your car. How? According to a report from Bloomberg yesterday, “Panasonic Corp. sees the future of solar on car rooftops. The Osaka-based electronics maker has started producing a 180-watt array of solar cells that can be fixed to the roof of an automobile.” Panasonic’s Shingo Okamoto explains, “Car roofs have the potential to become a new market for solar panels. We made history in the auto industry and in the solar industry with the sun powering mass-produced cars for the first time in the world.”

Full article: https://cleantechnica.com/2017/07/12/tesla-partner-panaso...

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