SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): June 25, 2019
REAL GOODS SOLAR, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
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110 16th Street, Suite 300, Denver, CO 80202
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, Including Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (303) 222-8300
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934: None
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On June 25, 2019, Real Goods Solar, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2019 annual meeting of shareholders. The final voting results for each of the matters submitted to a vote of shareholders at the 2019 annual meeting of shareholders were as follows:
|(1)||The Company’s shareholders elected all nominees named in the proxy statement for the meeting to the Company’s board of directors, each to serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders to be held in 2020 or until their successors are duly elected and qualified, with the following vote:|
Former directors Robert Scott and Pavel Bouska were not nominated for re-election at the 2019 annual meeting of shareholders.
|(2)||The Company’s shareholders did not approve, an amendment to the Company’s Articles of Incorporation to increase the authorized number of shares of Class A common stock from 150,000,000 to 250,000,000:|
|(3)||The Company’s shareholders did not approve, on an advisory basis, named executive officer compensation with the following vote:|
|(4)||The Company’s shareholders supported one year as the rate of frequency of future advisory votes on named executive officer compensation with the following vote:|
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The Company has considered the outcome of this advisory vote and has determined that the Company will conduct future advisory votes on named executive officer compensation every 1 year, the next one in 2020, until the next required advisory vote on the frequency of future advisory votes on named executive officer compensation, which the Company expects to hold no later than its 2025 annual meeting of shareholders.
|(5)||The Company’s shareholders ratified the appointment of BDO USA, LLP to audit the Company’s consolidated financial statements for the 2019 fiscal year, with the following vote:|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|REAL GOODS SOLAR, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Alan Fine|
|Chief Financial Officer|
Date: June 26, 2019