Walmart Says Tesla Solar Panels Ignited Fires
WALMART SUES TESLA AFTER IT SAYS SOLAR PANELS CAUGHT FIRE ON STORE ROOFS
Kansas City, MO (KSHB)- Walmart is suing Tesla over rooftop solar panels that reportedly caught fire at several stores.
In a complaint filed Tuesday, Walmart accused Tesla of negligence after its solar panels allegedly ignited fires on the roofs of seven stores.
Walmart has installed Tesla solar panels on the more than 240 stores across the country.
Now the company wants Tesla to pay for the damage from the fires and remove the systems.
Tesla could not be immediately reached for comment.
Walmart declined to comment further on the suit.