TOKYO, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co , Japan's second-biggest auto maker, said on Wednesday it is considering exporting solar cells as it plans to expand the annual capacity of a solar cell factory to 27.5 mega watts by the year-end. Production of solar panels is part of the company's drive towards a home-use energy business. Honda has not yet decided export details, spokesman Hideto Maehara said. Unlike conventional solar cells made from silicon, Honda uses copper, indium, gallium ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Honda considers exporting home-use solar panels" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.