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On May 16, 2024, Ascent Solar Technologies (Nasdaq: ASTI) announced a collaboration with the University of Stuttgart's Institute for Building Energetics, Thermotechnology and Energy Storage (IGTE). The partnership focuses on developing prototype solar arrays using Ascent's unique CIGS thin-film photovoltaic technology. Ascent plans to ship its ultralight and flexible solar technology to IGTE this summer to aid in power collection and storage systems development. The initiative aligns with IGTE's mission to advance energy efficiency and sustainability. Ascent Solar's CEO, Paul Warley, highlighted the strategic importance of the collaboration, emphasizing the potential for innovative, sustainable power solutions.

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Ascent Solar Technologies (Nasdaq: ASTI) has received a firm order from a leading mega-constellation satellite manufacturer for initial delivery of its thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules. These will be evaluated for integration into next-generation satellite hardware. Successful deployment in low Earth orbit (LEO) could lead to the manufacturing of Plug and Fly™ arrays starting in Q4 2024. Ascent's technology aims to provide primary power to satellites, reducing weight and complexity. Years of testing, including experiments on the ISS and by JAXA, show Ascent's PV technology outperforms alternatives. This order aligns with Ascent's goal to capitalize on the growing aerospace market opportunity and generate revenue, as stated in their March 2024 corporate update.

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Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. announced the second and third closings of a public offering of common stock and Pre-Funded Warrants at $0.14 per share, raising a total of $5.09 million. The proceeds were used to repurchase and cancel warrants issued with secured notes in December 2022, providing more certainty to the company's capital structure and potential future capital raising efforts.
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Momentus Inc. (NASDAQ: MNTS) and Ascent Solar Technologies (Nasdaq: ASTI) have partnered to market innovative solar arrays utilizing the Tape Spring Solar Array (TASSA) technology. The collaboration aims to address the increasing demand for low-cost, reliable, and high-performance solar arrays in the satellite industry. Momentus plans to integrate Ascent's flexible, lightweight photovoltaic modules into the TASSA product, offering customers advantages such as lower costs, resiliency in harsh space environments, flexibility, and efficient power generation. The partnership builds on the success of the pathfinder demonstration of TASSA and aims to enhance power generation capabilities while streamlining mission schedules and spacecraft assembly processes. TASSA is designed to enable Smallsats to generate kilowatts of power in orbit, improve satellite packing efficiencies, and ensure spacecraft operations in challenging conditions. Ascent's CIGS products are tailored for space missions, providing enhanced end-of-life power with minimal mass. The collaboration between Momentus and Ascent signifies a step towards sustainable solutions for space architectures.
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Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. announces the initial closing of a public offering of common stock and pre-funded warrants, raising $3.09 million. The offering includes 12,629,460 shares of common stock and 9,426,570 pre-funded warrants. The net proceeds will be used for various purposes, including retiring outstanding cash payable and canceling warrants with a current exercise price.
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Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. announces a public offering of up to $6 million at $0.14 per share of common stock, with prefunded warrants available. Dawson James Securities, Inc. is the placement agent for the offering, made under a Form S-1 registration statement declared effective by the SEC.
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Ascent Solar Technologies (ASTI) announced record power generation of 14 watts with its thin film CIGS technology, showcasing continuous improvements since new leadership in April 2023. The Titan™ module has seen a steady increase in power generation, with plans to reach 16 watts in the next 8-10 weeks. These advancements align with Ascent's revenue goals for 3rd and 4th quarters of 2024 and 2025.
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Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. provides a corporate update on its Securities Purchase Contract with institutional investors, with one investor fully paid off and the other substantially paid off. The remaining balance with the second investor is around $6,700 in notes payable and $200,000 in outstanding payables.
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Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. announced entering into Securities Purchase Contract with institutional investors, issuing common stock warrants with 'full ratchet' anti-dilution adjustments. Currently, 5,596,232 Warrants are exercisable at $1.765. Repurchase Agreements with investors state repurchase of Warrants for $3.6 million upon a Qualified Financing of over $5 million.
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Ascent Solar Technologies (ASTI) updates on revenue potential, targeting $9 million to $13.2 million in 2024 and $50 million to $80 million in 2025. The company focuses on aerospace and agrivoltaics markets, highlighting competitive advantages and customer-acquisition strategies.
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Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc.

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ascent solar technologies, inc. headquartered in thornton, co 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, space applications, consumer electronics for portable power or configured as stand alone modules for large scale terrestrial deployment.