ClearSign designs, develops and markets technologies that aim to improve the key performance characteristics of combustion systems, including emission, operational performance, energy efficiency and overall cost effectiveness.
SEATTLE, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (Nasdaq: CLIR) ("ClearSign" or the "Company"), an emerging leader in industrial combustion technologies that improve energy and operational efficiencies while dramatically reducing emissions, today announced its preliminary results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019.
"Since I joined the Company we have focused our resources on bringing the major ClearSign technology to market in a mainstream fully commercialized form, and in the most rapid manner possible. This has involved prioritizing our most valuable product lines and markets, and by understanding and implementing the changes needed to our technology to make it more readily adoptable by our customers. The result is that we have realigned our Company and resources to facilitate the delivery of revised 'user friendly' and better performing technology. We are also engaged in expanding our network of collaborative partners to deliver ClearSign technology to our customers with the resources and through the channels already established." said Jim Deller Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of ClearSign. "Additionally, we have also focused on cutting expenditures where this could be done without hindering us on our path to commercializing ClearSign's technology."
Recent strategic and operational highlights during and subsequent to the first quarter of 2019 include:
Loss for the first quarter 2019 was $2.3 million compared to a loss of $2.3 million for the same period of 2018.
Cash and investment resources were about $13.7 million as of March 31, 2019.
Shares outstanding at March 31, 2019 total 26,699,761.
The Company will be hosting a call at 5:00 PM ET today. Investors interested in participating on the live call can dial 1-866-372-4653 within U.S. or 1-412-902-4217 from abroad. Investors can also access the call online through a listen-only webcast at https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/987/30343 or on the investor relations section of the Company's website at http://ir.clearsign.com/overview.
The webcast will be archived on the Company's investor relations website for at least 90 days and a telephonic playback of the conference call will be available by calling 1-877-344-7529 within U.S. or 1-412-317-0088 from abroad. Conference ID 10131024. The telephonic playback will be available for 7 days after the conference call.
About ClearSign Combustion Corporation
ClearSign Combustion Corporation designs and develops products and technologies for the purpose of improving key performance characteristics of combustion systems, including emissions and operational performance, energy efficiency and overall cost-effectiveness. Our patented Duplex™, Duplex Plug & Play® and Electrodynamic Combustion Control™ platform technologies enhance the performance of combustion systems in a broad range of markets, including the energy (upstream oil production and down-stream refining), commercial/industrial boiler, chemical, petrochemical, and power industries. For more information, please visit www.clearsign.com.
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ClearSign Combustion Corporation and Subsidiary
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Common stock, $0.0001 par value, 26,699,761 and 26,697,261 shares issued and outstanding at March 31, 2019 and December 31, 2018, respectively
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