Toyota says it is the first U.K. auto maker to install a large-scale solar panel array in its vehicle plant that will generate enough electricity to brew 150 million cups of tea. Work began in June to install the ground-mounted system at the auto maker’s factory in Burnaston, Derbyshire, where the Auris, Auris Hybrid and Avensis cars are built for the domestic and export markets. The solar array is located on 968,750 sq.-ft. (90,000 sq.-m) of industrial land within the plant grounds and ...
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