EnerPlex solar charger wins ‘Best of Show’ awards at Outdoor Retailer Show

Thursday August 18, 2016 0 comments Tags: Thornton, Ascent Solar Technologies, EnerPlex, Kickr 7 FL


THORNTON -- Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc.  (OTCQB: ASTI), a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the company's EnerPlex series of consumer products, today announced its newest debuted product, the Kickr 7 FL (Feather-light), received multiple "Best of Show" awards at the 2016 Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City.Ascent_Solar_logoUSE

Engineered with Ascent's CIGS Solar-on-Plastic technology and a completely redesigned encapsulation process that leverages the company's aerospace and drone product development, the Kickr 7 FL debuted at the 2016 Outdoor Retailer Tradeshow as the world's lightest consumer solar charger.

The Kickr 7 FL provides approximately 6.5 watts of regulated power while weighing only 5 ounces, and is 50 percent lighter than the previous equivalent Kickr series of solar chargers.

In addition, while awaiting official confirmation, the Kickr 7 FL has also been voted "best-of-the-best" in "GearJunkie's Outdoor Retailer Readers Choice Award" contest.

Matched up against 15 of GearJunkie's favorite products from the 2016 Outdoor Retailer Show, EnerPlex garnered the most votes from GearJunkie's readers and subscribers over a one-week contest.