We’ve been losing the scoop on solar panel news for awhile but now we have been pulled back into the subject by this interesting news from Sanyo. Their recently venture is the ultra-thin HIT solar cell, which believed to be the new breakthrough of solar energy conversion using the highest-level of efficiency. The Ultra-thin solar panel has breaking the world’s record by providing the highest level conversion efficiency of 22.8%.
Sanyo said that they will focus on Improving the efficiency level and try their hardest to make the HIT solar cell thinner than the current one and lowering the manufacturing costs.
[More: Sanyo Press Release]