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Toyota, Panasonic teaming to standardize electric-car batteries

Participation by Honda, others could result in large consortium

Until now, Toyota has focused on spreading fuel cell vehicles in Japan.

NAGOYA -- Toyota Motor and electronics maker Panasonic are forming a tie-up to set key standards for batteries used in electric vehicles, a move that could help the Japanese auto industry catch up to foreign rivals.

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