Panasonic Corporation

Panasonic Selects 12 Startups as Part of Corporate Accelerator Program 

Panasonic Life Solutions India (PLSIND) and Panasonic Corporation (PC) in collaboration with a leading seed stage venture capital (VC) – 100X.VC announced the shortlist of 12 start-ups from over 140 entries received for the ‘Panasonic Ignition’ Corporate Innovation accelerator program. Panasonic aims to mentor, guide, and fund early to mid-stage startups that are creating innovative […]

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Panasonic to invest $4.9 bn in EV batteries, supply chain software

Panasonic Corporation is joining the high-growth electric vehicles (EV) market, with plans to invest nearly $4.9 billion in automotive batteries, supply chain software and cyber physical systems, among others. The Japanese company said to achieve its future goals, the group is to invest 400 billion yen (nearly $3.26 billion) in “growth areas” and 200 billion […]

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Panasonic Launches EverVolt 2.0 Home Battery Storage System

Japan-based Panasonic Corporation, an electronics manufacturer formerly known as Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., has unveiled an updated version of its EverVolt home battery system — an emergency power back up system that stores surplus solar energy for use when the power goes out or in the evenings when rates are highest. The key features of ‘EverVolt™ 2.0 […]

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Mr Tetsuyasu Kawamoto appointed as Managing Director of Panasonic Life Solutions India

Pledges to scale the organisation and touch newer heights with intense Japanese Collaboration Panasonic Life Solutions India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation, announced the appointment of Mr. Tetsuyasu Kawamoto as the company’s Managing Director. Taking the reins from Mr. Vivek Sharma, who superannuated on 30th September 2020, in his new role, Mr. Kawamoto will […]

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Panasonic, Tesla Set to Scrap Partnership for Solar Cell Production

Japanese electronics major Panasonic Corporation and US electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Tesla are looking to scrap their partnership for producing solar cells at production facility in New York (NY), as per the media reports. As per the Nikkei report, the two companies were struggling to scale up their production at Tesla’s Gigafactory 2 in Buffalo, […]

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Panasonic’s PV Module HIT Adopted for Toyota Motor’s New Prius PHV

Panasonic’s newly developed “HIT Photovoltaic Module for Automobile” generates power and charges the drive and 12 V batteries Panasonic Corporation has announced that it has recently developed the “HIT Photovoltaic Module for Automobile”, which was adopted for the new Prius PHV released in February 2017 by Toyota Motor Corporation. In addition, Panasonic’s automotive prismatic lithium-ion […]

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Panasonic Corporation achieves photovoltaic module conversion efficiency of 23.8%

Panasonic Corporation has announced that it has achieved world’s highest photovoltaic module conversion efficiency of 23.8% (aperture area3: 11,562 cm2) at research level. It is a major increase over the previous world record for crystalline silicon-based photovoltaic modules. Earlier record of the conversion efficiency of a crystalline silicon-based photovoltaic module was 22.8%. Back in 2014 […]

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