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Sol Chip Takes the Best Technical Development of Energy Harvesting Award – 2013 IDTechEx

April 22, 2013

BERLIN, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Sol Chip Ltd. [http://www.sol-chip.com ], the Israeli company behind the development
of an innovative solar operated battery, is the Technical Development Award Winner in the
2013 IDTechEx Energy Harvesting & Storage and Wireless Sensor Networks Event.

Sol Chip, a portfolio company of the Mofet Venture Accelerator owned by The Trendlines
Group, developed a cost-effective, compact solar battery technology that integrates solar
energy sources with low power electronic devices. Its patent-protected technology
eliminates the need for a solar panel area and its miniaturized solution provides
perpetual power for wireless sensor and mobile electronics.

“We are very honored to receive this award of “Best Technical Development of Energy
Harvesting”. With Sol Chip’s technology, we have succeeded to integrate solar cells with
the semiconductor industry. The result is that from now on, any electronic device can
harvest its own energy from the environment and become a maintenance-free, autonomous
device which contributes to a cleaner environment. This is one more step towards a world
that is cleaner, greener and less energy-dependent,” said Dr. Shani Keysar, Sol Chip’s

At the IDTechEx conference, the leading and largest event in energy harvesting and
storage technologies, Sol Chip officially launched its product and demonstrated the use of
its technology in multiple market segments including RFID, IoT (Internet of things),
agriculture, security and industrial wireless sensors.

From April 22-26, Sol Chip will be showcasing its company’s technology and products to
investors and potential strategic partners during a Trendlines Group Agritech Road Show
covering 6 cities across the U.S.

        Media relations:
        Efrat Kaduri
        Ofir Shpigel Media and Public Relations

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