RGS Energy Announces Exiting Unprofitable Legacy Solar Business, Reducing Cash Outflow to Maximize POWERHOUSE™ Opportunity
In light of California’s mandate that all new homes built in 2020 include a solar installation, the Company is focusing its efforts and resources on what it believes is a substantial opportunity with its POWERHOUSE™ solar shingle. The Company believes the POWERHOUSE™ solar shingle has strong competitive advantages, including an aesthetically appealing low profile, with power efficiency and cost competitive to traditional rack-n-mount solar.
For the twelve months ended
“We announced earlier this month that we were exploring strategic alternatives focusing on maximizing shareholder value, and at this time have determined that we will exit our mainland residential solar EPC business, a large component of our annual cash outflow,” said RGS Energy CEO
The Company does not believe the costs to implement the operational realignment will be material to its operations or financial condition.
To allow additional time for completing the disclosures and financial information reflecting this development in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended
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This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve risks and uncertainties, including statements regarding RGS Energy’s results of operations and financial positions, and RGS Energy’s business and financial strategies. Forward-looking statements are neither historical facts nor assurances of future performance. Instead, they provide RGS Energy’s current beliefs, expectations, assumptions, forecasts, and hypothetical constructs about future events, and include statements regarding our future results of operations and financial position, business strategy, budgets, projected costs, plans and objectives of management for future operations. The words “plan,” “future,” “may,” “will,” “expect,” “hypothetical,” “believe” and similar expressions as they relate to us are intended to identify such forward-looking statements.
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Key risks and uncertainties that may cause a change in any forward-looking statement or that could cause our actual results and financial condition to differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements include: RGS Energy’s ability to implement its growth strategy, achieve its target level of sales, generate cash flow from operations, and achieve break-even and better results; RGS Energy’s ability to successfully commercialize POWERHOUSE™ 3.0; the adequacy of, and access to, capital necessary to commercialize POWERHOUSE™ 3.0; uncertainty as to whether any strategic alternative will be pursued or, if pursued, consummated; uncertainty as to the terms, value and timing of any such strategic alternative; the impact of the announcement of the evaluation of strategic alternatives on RGS Energy’s securities, its businesses, its operating results and its employees, suppliers and customers; factors affecting the feasibility and timing of any transaction or other strategic change or outcome, including, without limitation, any required third-party consents; risks related to realization of the expected benefits of any transaction or other strategic change or outcome to RGS Energy and its shareholders; cost savings and costs associated with the operational realignment described in this press release; RGS Energy’s ability to realize revenue from sales of POWERHOUSE™ arising from the California Energy Commissions’ mandate for solar systems with new home building commencing in 2020; the timing of the filing of RGS Energy’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended
You should read the section entitled “Risk Factors” in our 2017 Annual Report on Form 10-K and in our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for the quarters ended
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