Brenmiller Energy Ltd. ("Brenmiller", "Brenmiller Energy”, the “Company”) (TASE: BNRG, Nasdaq: BNRG), a global leader in thermal energy storage (TES), announced today it entered into a securities purchase agreement with one of the Company’s institutional shareholders, a Switzerland-based fund, for the issuance and sale, in private placement offering, of 2,487,778 units ( “Units”), each Unit consisting of one ordinary share of the Company, par value NIS 0.02 per share (the “Ordinary Shares”), and one non-tradeable warrant to purchase one ordinary share, at a price per Unit of $1.00, for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $2,500,000.
The warrants are exercisable at a price of $1.20 per share, reflecting a 33% premium over the market price of the Company’s Ordinary Shares on The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC at the close on June 12, 2023. The warrants are exercisable beginning on June 12, 2024 and are exercisable until June 12, 2029.
The private placement offering is expected to close on June 15, 2023, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Units for working capital and general corporate purposes.
The securities described above are being sold in a private placement and have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission or an applicable exemption from such registration requirements.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Brenmiller Energy Ltd.
Brenmiller Energy delivers scalable thermal energy storage solutions and services that allow customers to cost-effectively decarbonize their operations. Its patented bGen thermal storage technology enables the use of renewable energy resources, as well as waste heat, to heat crushed rocks to very high temperatures. They can then store this heat for minutes, hours, or even days before using it for industrial and power generation processes. With bGen, organizations have a way to use electricity, biomass and waste heat to generate the clean steam, hot water and hot air they need to mold plastic, process food and beverages, produce paper, manufacture chemicals and pharmaceuticals or drive steam turbines without burning fossil fuels. For more information visit the company’s website at https://bren-energy.com/ and follow the company on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Forward Looking Statements
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