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News Construction Manufacturing General
February 26, 2020  

Panasonic, Tesla to scrap solar panels partnership

Japanese business daily Nikkei reports Gigafactory 2 was to make cells for Tesla’s Solar Roof, but Tesla is instead using Chinese-made solar panels.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 16, 2019  

Tough mobile computing from Panasonic

Toughbook 55 is customizable for industrial use.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
November 28, 2019  

Panasonic leaves semiconductor business with Taiwan sale

Its chipmaking has struggled in recent years amid competition from cheaper rivals in South Korea and the rest of Asia.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 22, 2019  

Toyota, Panasonic announce joint venture for green auto batteries

Automaker will take a 51% stake in the venture, which will be running by the end of 2020.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 1, 2017  

Tesla starts producing solar cells in Buffalo

Company hopes to scale cell production beyond two gigawatts annually.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
January 2, 2017  

Tesla, Panasonic to make PV cells in Buffalo

Cells, modules will be used in solar panels for non-solar roof products and solar glass tile roofs that Tesla plans to begin making.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 18, 2016  

Tesla hopes to work with Panasonic on solar energy

Blog announces non-binding letter of intent to collaborate on photovoltaic cells and modules.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
October 7, 2014  

Lawsuit seeks $480M for price fixing by electronics giants

Suit claims prices for capacitors found in electronics including cell phones have inflated price by as much as $480 million.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 31, 2014  

Panasonic, Tesla building US battery plant

It will also produce cells, modules and packs for electric vehicles, stationary storage.

Tech Centre Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations
January 9, 2013  

Tough tablets handle industrial operations

Panasonic’s Toughpads withstand harsh environments and boost shop floor mobility.

News Electronics Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
September 5, 2012  

Murata could benefit big from world’s tiniest capacitor

Electronics manufacturer says new capacitor is as tiny as the period at the end of this sentence.