Panasonic establishes company to manufacture, sell solar cells and modules for the North American PV market

Panasonic solar PV panel installation in the U.S.
Panasonic solar PV panel installation in the U.S.

Panasonic Corporation (Osaka, Japan) established Panasonic Eco Solutions Solar New York America, a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, to manufacture and sell solar photovoltaic (PV) cells for the North American market on February 1st, 2017 in Buffalo, New York, U.S.


Start of production expected in summer 2017

The new Panasonic company will manufacture and sell high-efficiency solar cells and PV modules from the Buffalo factory. The requisite facilities and equipment will be in place for the planned start of production in summer 2017, Panasonic announced.

In October 2016 Tesla Motors (Palo Alto, California, U.S.) and Panasonic announced their collaboration on PV production in Buffalo.


2017-02-02 | Courtesy: Panasonic Corporation | © Heindl Server GmbH

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