Date:30th Nov 2011
Panasonic to supply Lithium-ion batteries
for Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid
The Panasonic Group has announced it will supply lithium-ion
batteries for Toyota Motor Corporation's Prius Plug-in Hybrid.
This will be the first time for the Panasonic Group to supply
its lithium-ion batteries for a mass production plug-in
hybrid vehicle, says Panasonic.
Panasonic explains that growing public concern for conserving
the environment and escalating oil prices, the demand for
rechargeable batteries for eco-friendly vehicles is expected
to grow rapidly in response to this, the company is enhancing
its development abilities and strengthening its business
for rechargeable batteries for eco-friendly vehicles.