Toyota U.K. switches on almost 13,000 solar panels at its Deeside factory in North Wales able to produce up to nearly 3.5 million kWh a year – enough electricity to build as many as 22,500 engines. The multimillion-dollar solar array, designed and installed by British Gas, also offers potential savings of more than 1,980 lbs. (1,800 t) of carbon-dioxide emissions a year. The solar panels will provide up to 10% of all the electricity required for manufacturing at the site, which makes ...
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