About Energous

Leading the Next Generation of Wireless Charging

Energous Corporation (NASDAQ: WATT) is leading the next generation of wireless charging – Wireless Charging 2.0 – with its award-winning WattUp® technology, which supports fast, efficient contact-based charging, as well as charging over-the-air. WattUp is a scalable, RF-based wireless charging technology that offers substantial improvements in contact-based charging efficiency, foreign object detection, orientation freedom and thermal performance compared to older, coil-based charging technologies. The technology can be designed into many different sized electronic devices for the home and office, as well as the medical, industrial, retail and automotive industries, and it ensures interoperability across products. As a systems solutions company, Energous develops silicon-based wireless power transfer (WPT) technologies and customizable reference designs. These include innovative silicon chips, antennas and software, for a large variety of applications, such as smartphones, fitness trackers, hearables, medical sensors and more. Energous received the world’s first FCC Part 18 certification for at-a-distance wireless charging, and the company has more than 150 awarded patents/allowed applications for its WattUp wireless charging technology to-date.

Our History

2018

WattUp Receives Regulatory Approval in 100 Countries

On September 5, 2018, Energous announced that they have received regulatory approvals for their WattUp Near Field wireless charging technology in 100 countries! This is a proud moment for Energous that represents their team’s tireless dedication and hard work. They’ve built a powerful regulatory team and a global network of leading experts to introduce RF-based wireless charging to regulators and drive global progress.

2018

Energous Customer, SK Telesys/Delight, Brings WattUp Hearing Aids to Market

2018

Energous Receives EU ‘CE Marking’ Certification

Energous has secured a CE Marking for its WattUp Near Field wireless charging technology operating in the 900 MHz band, a certification that covers products sold within the European Economic Area (EEA).

2018

Frost & Sullivan 2018

2018 Wireless Charging Company of the Year Award.

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2018

Energous Receives FCC Certification for its Near Field Wireless Charging Transmitter Running at 900 MHz

Energous announced the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) certification of its WattUp Near Field transmitter, running at 900 MHz, under Part 18 of the FCC’s requirements. After undergoing rigorous testing with Underwriters Laboratory (UL), it was determined that the transmitter was fully compliant with all safety, EMC and regulatory requirements.

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2018

Energous Demonstrates WattUp RF-based Wireless Charging Technology at First Annual AirFuel Wireless Power Conference & Developers Forum

Energous announced that it will be demonstrating its latest WattUp RF-based wireless charging technology on-stage at the AirFuel Wireless Power Conference & Developers Forum. This is AirFuel’s first annual conference which brings together executives and other industry stakeholders for a discussion about the latest developments.

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2018

Energous Demonstrates Latest WattUp Wireless Charging Technology at Mobile World Congress 2018

Energous announced that it will be demonstrating its latest WattUp wireless charging technology at Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry, February 26 – March 1, 2018. Energous will be showcasing a variety of WattUp wireless charging solutions that utilize partner Dialog Semiconductor’s integrated circuit (IC) chipsets: DA14585 and DA1468x.

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2017

Energous Receives Industry-first FCC Certification for Over-the-air, Power-at-a-distance Wireless Charging

Energous announced that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) certified its first-generation WattUp Mid Field transmitter, which sends focused, RF-based power to devices at a distance.

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2017

Energous Corporation Announces GaN-based High-power, Near Field WattUp Charging Solution

New WattUp Near Field transmitter offers additional power to charge larger electronic devices including smartphones, tablets, and smart speakers.

2017

Dialog Semiconductor Invests Additional $15 Million in Energous Corporation

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2017

FCC Approval Granted for Advanced Near Field WattUp Solution

In May 2017, the FCC granted approval for our updated Near Field WattUp solution.

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2017

Energous Named 2017 Edison Gold Award Winner

2017

Energous and Dialog Announce DA4100 Wireless Power RF-Transmit IC

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2017

Energous Named a Best of CES 2017

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2017

WattUp Wireless Charging Technology from Energous Showcased in Multiple Parnter Products at CES 2017

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2017

JT Group Invests in Energous and Becomes Preferred Technology Solutions Partner for IoT Connectivity

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2016

Energous Announces Strategic Parnternship with Dialog Semiconductor / Includes $10M Strategic Investment from Dialog

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2016

Energous Named as Chair of the Regulatory Working Committee at Airfuel Alliance

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2016

Airfuel Alliance Names Energous to Board of Directors

The AirFuel Alliance, a global consortium of industry leaders focused on enabling and accelerating the adoption of wireless power technology, welcomed Energous to the board of directors.

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2016

Ascend Capital Invests $20M

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2016

More Partners for Energous

Energous partners to bring wireless charging to industry-leading commercial and industrial supply company.

2016

FCC Approves Near Field Wattup Solution

In May 2016, the FCC approved our Near Field WattUp solution.

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2016

IEEE Tech Industry Summit Keynote

Phil Kelly, Chief Scientist at Energous, gives Keynote at IEEE Tech Industry Summit.

2016

Energous Gives Keynote Demo at IEEE WIE Conference

Stephen R. Rizzone, CEO at Energous, demonstrates WattUp In Keynote Technology Demonstration at IEEE Women in Engineering Conference.

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2016

Energous Signs Agreement with Pegatron

Energous signed an agreement with Pegatron to integrate WattUp wireless charging into product designs.

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2016

Near Field Wattup Transmitter Design

Announced a Near Field WattUp Transmitter – a pocket-able design that opens doors to new partners, and expands the WattUp Ecosystem.

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2016

IoT Manufacturer Agreements

Announced agreements with top IoT manufacturers at CES International 2016.

2016

“7 Best Ideas from CES 2016”

Fast Company names WattUp one of “The 7 Best Ideas from CES 2016”.

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2015

Charging at a Distance

Published industry-first 3rd party independently validated testing results for WattUp wireless charging at a distance.

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2015

Utility & Design Patents

Energous receives its first utility and design patents.

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2015

World’s First RF Power Receive Chip

Announced availability of world’s first RF Power receive chip.

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2015

SoCal Office

Opening of Southern California office in Orange County, expanding engineering team.

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2015

Product Innovation Award

Frost & Sullivan recognized Energous with a 2015 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation.

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2015

$19M Raised to Expand Operations

Energous raises $19M in a secondary offering to expand operations.

2015

Martin Cooper Joins the Board

Martin “Marty” Cooper, also known as “The Father of the Cell Phone,” joins Energous’ Board of Directors.

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2015

Joint Development / Licensing Agreement Signed

In January 2015, a Joint Development and Licensing Agreement was signed with one of the top 10 consumer electronic companies in the world.

2015

Recognition for WattUp®

Awarded Best of Show in two categories by Engadget at CES, Best of Show by BGR and named as 2015 CES Innovation Awards Honoree in three categories!

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2014

Joined the AirFuel Alliance

In December 2014, Energous joined the Power Matters Alliance, now AirFuel. Chairs the organization’s Uncoupled Working Group.

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2014

Additional Funds Raised

In November 2014, a successful secondary raises an additional $20M to accelerate company expansion based on strong demand for WattUp.

2014

Silicon Valley HQ

In October 2014, we moved into our new Silicon Valley headquarters in San Jose, CA.

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2014

IPO on NASDAQ

In March 2014, highly successful, four times over subscribed IPO on NASDAQ under the stock symbol WATT, raised $27M.

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2014

First Commercial Demo of WattUp

At CES Las Vegas in January 2014, Energous unveiled the first commercial demonstration of our WattUp® technology.

2013

S-1 Filed with SEC

In December of 2013, Energous filed an S-1 with the SEC.

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2013

Energous Launches

Founder Michael Leabman launches the company in Fall 2013. Stephen R. Rizzone is named as CEO, executive staff hired.

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