Sharp Corp. Says It Developed World’s Most Efficient Solar Cell

Sharp Corp., the Japanese maker of industrial and consumer electronics, said it developed a solar cell with the world’s highest rate of turning sunlight into electricity, in a statement today. Using technology pioneered for satellites, the device converted 36.9 percent of the light’s energy into power, the Osaka-based company said.

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