Ascent Solar Technologies Widens EnerPlex Global Distribution Network, Signing Exclusive Scandinavia
Apr 30th 2013 6:20AM
Updated Apr 30th 2013 7:26AM
Ascent Solar Technologies Widens EnerPlex Global Distribution Network, Signing Exclusive Scandinavian Distributorship with Sun2Voltage
THORNTON, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NAS: ASTI) , a developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, integrated into the company's new EnerPlexTM series of consumer products, announced today the appointment of Sun2Voltage as the exclusive distributor of EnerPlex products in Scandinavia.
The Camouflage Kickr IV Portable Solar Charger (Photo: Business Wire)
Mr. Lars Petersen, Managing Director of Sun2Voltage stated, "Sun2Voltage is both excited and proud to work together with Ascent Solar in targeting the Scandinavian outdoor market. We at Sun2Voltage believe Ascent's groundbreaking products have the ability to change how consumers in Scandinavia use solar in their everyday lives."
The EnerPlex series is a diverse line of solar and battery enabled products including the KickrTM, SurfrTM and JumprTM products. The Kickr product line is the first series of portable solar chargers to leverage the lightweight qualities and superior aesthetics of Ascent's CIGS technology, while the Surfr series of solar and battery phone cases extends the battery life of either the Apple iPhone 4® or Samsung Galaxy S III® also preserving the high level of design quality that consumers demand. The addition of the Jumpr line of battery packs ties all the products together by providing portable and high capacity energy storage solutions.
More information on the entire EnerPlex line can be found at www.goenerplex.com
Mr. John Maslanik, Ascent's Manager of Business Development said, "Our partnership with Sun2Voltage as exclusive distributor of EnerPlex products in Denmark, Sweden and Norway enables us to deliver our products to a large and growing consumer audience. The Scandinavian consumer has a proven interest in not only the use of renewable energy, but its use in making recreational activities such as skiing, biking and hiking more enjoyable; something which our Kickr, Surfr and Jumpr product lines are perfectly positioned to do."
To visit Sun2Voltage's website, visit: www.sun2voltage.com
Mr. Petersen continued, "With more than 20 years of experience in selling and marketing eco-friendly energy solutions in Scandinavia, Sun2Voltage offers the knowledge and ability to penetrate outdoor markets such as sailing, golfing and skiing which are such an integral part of the Nordic lifestyle."
About Ascent Solar Technologies
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. is a developer of thin-film photovoltaic modules with substrate materials that can be more flexible, versatile and rugged than traditional solar panels. Ascent Solar modules can be directly integrated into consumer products and off-grid applications, as well as aerospace and building-integrated applications. Ascent Solar is headquartered in Thornton, Colorado. For more information, go to www.ascentsolar.com.
The EnerPlex brand represents Ascent's line of consumer products. These products, many of which are integrated with Ascent's transformational CIGS technology, provide consumers with the ability to integrate solar into their everyday lives, while enabling them to free themselves and their electronics from the outlet. For more information on the EnerPlex brand and to see the product line, please visit www.goenerplex.com.
Sun2Voltage was formed with the expressed purpose to distribute Ascent Solar's EnerPlex series of products into the Scandinavian market (Denmark, Sweden & Norway), utilizing the company's superior understanding and connections in the Scandinavian region.
Statements in this press release that are not statements of historical or current fact constitute "forward-looking statements." Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other unknown factors that could cause the Company's actual operating results to be materially different from any historical results or from any future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. In addition to statements that explicitly describe these risks and uncertainties, readers are urged to consider statements that contain terms such as "believes," "belief," "expects," "expect," "intends," "intend," "anticipate," "anticipates," "plans," "plan," to be uncertain and forward-looking. The forward-looking statements contained herein are also subject generally to other risks and uncertainties that are described from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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