More Trouble for Huawei: U.S. Lawmakers Question “Threat” of Solar Panels

Jan 17, 2019 - Fortune

Huawei’s troubles continue to gather pace.

In recent months the telecoms giant has had its CFO Meng Wanzhou arrested in Canada, been barred from the construction of 5G networks in the U.K, Australia, and New Zealand, and had a sales director arrested in Poland on suspicion of espionage (Poland is also considering a ban on the use of Huawei products).

Now, suspicion has spread to the Chinese firm’s sideline in solar panels. U.S. tariffs already posed a barrier to Huawei’s entry ...