Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc: New Distributor Agreement in Europe
Thornton, Colorado - Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI - News), a developer of flexible thin-film solar modules, announced today that Sunload Mobile Solutions will act as an Authorized Distributor of Ascent Solar's lightweight, flexible, high-power thin-film CIGS modules for Electronic Integrated (EIPV) applications in Europe. This agreement with Sunload will give Ascent Solar access to multiple opportunities within Europe’s rapidly expanding off-grid battery charging and portable power markets.
Ascent Solar President and CEO Farhad Moghadam stated, "We are pleased to announce our agreement with Sunload Mobile Solutions. This relationship establishes a partnership through which we expect to market our lineup of flexible, lightweight CIGS modules for off-grid portable power. The innovative European market represents a significant opportunity for Ascent’s portfolio of products. We welcome Sunload Mobile Solutions to our network of distributors.”
About Sunload Mobile Solutions GmbH
Sunload Mobile Solutions GmbH is a leading manufacturer of Solar Chargers for small off-grid solar applications. Sunload is based in Berlin, Germany. Additional information can be found at www.sunload.com.
About Ascent Solar Technologies
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. is a developer of thin-film photovoltaic modules with substrate materials that can be more flexible and affordable than most traditional solar panels. Ascent Solar modules can be directly integrated into standard building materials, commercial transportation, automotive solutions, space applications, consumer electronics for portable power or configured as stand-alone modules for large scale terrestrial deployment. Ascent Solar is headquartered in Thornton, Colo. Additional information can be found at www.ascentsolar.com.
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