Vancouver, Canada, & Knoxville, Tennessee, August 27th, 2019 – Solar Alliance Energy Inc. (‘Solar Alliance’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: SOLR, OTC: SAENF) is pleased to announce it has closed the first tranche of its non-brokered private placement offering (the “Offering”) announced on August 6, 2019. The Offering comprises the issuance of up to 6,000,000 units (each a “Unit”) at a price of $0.05 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $300,000. Each Unit will consist of one common share of the Company (each, a “Share”) and one Share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). One Warrant will entitle the holder thereof to purchase one Share of the Company at a price of $0.07 per Share for a period of one year from the date of issue.
On August 22, 2019, the Company issued an aggregate of 2,405,000 Units for gross proceeds of $120,250. All securities issued and issuable are subject to a hold period in Canada expiring on December 23, 2019.
On August 22, 2019, the Company has also issued 3,266,666 common shares at a price of $0.05 per common share to settle an aggregate of $163,333.33 of unpaid fees to CEO Michael Clark and Golden Oak Services, which provides CFO and Corporate Secretary services to Solar Alliance.
Certain insiders of the Company (the “Purchasing Insiders”) are participating in the Offering. Pursuant to Multilateral Instrument 61-101 – Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions (“MI 61-101”), a purchase by the Purchasing Insiders would be a “related party transaction”. The Company is exempt from the requirements to obtain a formal valuation or minority shareholder approval in connection with the Offering in reliance on sections 5.5(a) and 5.7(a), respectively, of MI 61-101, as neither the fair market value of the securities received by such parties nor the proceeds for such securities received by the Company exceeds 25% of the Company’s market capitalization as calculated in accordance with MI 61-101.
Prior to closing tranche 1 of the Offering Tom Anderson beneficially owned and controlled an aggregate of 98,239,082 common shares of the Company, representing an aggregate beneficial ownership interest of approximately 45.7% of the issued and outstanding shares of the Company (pre-closing tranche 1 of the Offering and post-issuance of the shares for debt).
After closing tranche 1 of the Offering, Anderson beneficially owns and controls an aggregate of 99,039,082 common shares of the Company, representing an aggregate beneficial ownership interest of approximately 45.6% of the issued and outstanding shares of the Company (post-issuance of the tranche 1 shares) change of 0.1% from prior to closing tranche 1 of the Offering.
Myke Clark, CEO
About Solar Alliance Energy Inc. (www.solaralliance.com)
Solar Alliance is an energy solutions provider focused on residential, commercial and industrial solar installations. The Company operates in California, Tennessee, North/South Carolina and Kentucky and has an expanding pipeline of solar projects. Since it was founded in 2003, the Company has developed $1 billion of wind and solar projects that provide enough electricity to power 150,000 homes. Our passion is improving life through ingenuity, simplicity and freedom of choice. Solar Alliance reduces or eliminates customers’ vulnerability to rising energy costs, offers an environmentally-friendly source of electricity generation, and provides affordable, turnkey clean energy solutions.
Statements in this news release, other than purely historical information, including statements relating to the Company’s future plans and objectives or expected results, constitute Forward-looking statements. The words “would”, “will”, “expected” and “estimated” or other similar words and phrases are intended to identify forward-looking information. Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the Company’s actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements to be materially different than those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information. Such factors include, but are not limited to: uncertainties related to the ability to raise sufficient capital, changes in economic conditions or financial markets, litigation, legislative or other judicial, regulatory and political competitive developments and technological or operational difficulties. Consequently, actual results may vary materially from those described in the forward-looking statements.
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