Panasonic Unveils Sleek Black Solar Panel Additions to Roster of Photovoltaic Module HIT® Products

• New N320K, N315K and N310K models are the latest additions to Panasonic’s line of high-efficiency solar panels designed for residential applications. • Aesthetically remodeled to blend in seamlessly with most rooftops. • Highest level conversion efficiency among black panels available in the market. • Backed by Panasonic’s 15 year product warranty. • Designed to operate at high-efficiency even in high temperatures.

Newark, NJ (March 20, 2017) — Panasonic Eco Solutions North America today introduced three new photovoltaic module HIT®: the N320K, N315K and N310K. These new models are able to produce 320, 315, and 310 watts of power, respectively, and are a continuation of Panasonic's line of high-efficiency residential solar panels. Boasting module efficiency of 19.1% with a sleek all-black appearance, the panels are a perfect fit for most any residential setting.

The new black panels are backed by Panasonic's track record as an industry leader in reliability within the renewable energy field. Designed to offer optimal efficiency and stylish aesthetics, the HIT® N320K, N315K and N310K photovoltaic modules will blend in seamlessly with most rooftops and begin cutting electricity bills for customers from the moment that they're installed and start to operate.
"Panasonic has been innovating and reimagining the amorphous silicon cell since we pioneered the technology over forty years ago," said Dan Silver, President, Panasonic Eco Solutions North America. "This addition to our industry-leading line of solar panels is the latest improvement in our array of renewable energy products. The new black panels combine the engineering expertise and high efficiency Panasonic is known for with an attractive but inconspicuous design that will yield huge savings for consumers."
The N320K produces 23% more power for consumers than traditional panels, and feature the highest level of efficiency among other black panels available in the market today. These new all-black solar panels are designed to maintain optimal performance even in high temperatures and vastly increase savings for the consumer. Panasonic's trademark amorphous silicon layers and pyramid cell structure allow for the panel to absorb light at multiple angles so that the panel is maximizing generation at all times of the day. The unique water drainage frame quickly removes water from the panel and prevents the buildup of any serious precipitation.

Panasonic's robust manufacturing process also provides installers and consumers additional value through an extended product warranty of 15 years. Panasonic's test criteria are among the highest in the in the industry, ensuring long-term safe operation over many years.

For more information about Panasonic solar technology, please visit business.panasonic.com/solarpanels
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About Panasonic Eco Solutions North America
Based in Newark, NJ, Panasonic Eco Solutions North America is a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. The company provides a full range of energy-efficient building solutions, assembly tools, construction tools, heating & air conditioning, lighting controls and ventilation products for professional and industrial use. In Interbrand's 2014 annual "Best Global Green Brands" report, Panasonic ranked number five overall and the top electronics brand in the report. As part of its continuing pursuit of sustainability, Panasonic Corporation of North America relocated its headquarters to a new facility, adjacent to Newark Penn Station in Newark, NJ. It is the first newly constructed office tower in Newark to earn both LEED Platinum and Gold certifications from the U.S. Green Building Council. To learn more about the company, visit business.panasonic.com

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