SunWize First to Carry the SANYO HIT POWER N Series Module

SunWize Technologies, Inc. has been selected as SANYO's launch partner for the new SANYO HIT POWER N Series module, and will be the first North American partner to carry the high efficiency SANYO HIT POWER N Series module, featuring advanced hybrid HIT® technology.

SunWize First to Carry the Technology Leading

SANYO HIT POWER N Series Module

Designated as SANYO Energy (USA) Corporation's Product Launch Partner

Kingston, NY March 18, 2009 - SunWize Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been selected as SANYO's launch partner for the new SANYO HIT POWER N Series module. SunWize will be the first North American partner to carry the high efficiency SANYO HIT POWER N Series module, featuring advanced hybrid HIT® technology, beginning in early April.

"SunWize is honored to be selected as SANYO's launch partner for their new HIT POWER N Series," comments David Kaltsas, Executive Vice President and President of the Distributed Power Group at SunWize. "We are excited to continue to build on our long-standing relationship with SANYO and to be the only partner who can offer our customers the complete line up of SANYO's industry leading high performance modules, including HIT POWER BA19 and HIT DOUBLE."

"SunWize has the unique capability to launch the HIT POWER N Series simultaneously through its large nationwide network of independent installers and its rapidly growing SunWize Systems team," says Yoshinori Kaido, Vice President at SANYO Energy, and Head of SANYO's North American solar business. "This fact, coupled with 7 years of strong and proven partnership, made SunWize our best choice as a product launch partner. We are looking forward to working together closely in the coming years."

The HIT POWER N uses the same breakthrough HIT® technology as the popular HIT POWER BA19 line and acclaimed HIT DOUBLE. HIT® hybrid solar cells are composed of mono-crystalline wafers surrounded by ultra thin layers of amorphous silicon, enabling them to generate maximum power per square foot. For years, SANYO has produced modules that have led the industry in production and performance.

SunWize Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc., specializes in the design and manufacture of solar energy systems, product distribution, and associated project development. The Company operates a manufacturing and distribution facility in Kingston, New York, serving as the company headquarters; a distribution warehouse in Willits, California; a manufacturing and distribution center in Rancho Cucamonga, California; and regional sales offices throughout the US and Canada. In addition, SunWize Residential Power Systems operates five regional offices California. For more information, call Dave Holt at (805) 625-2121 or visit www.sunwize.com.

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