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Section 1: 8-K (FORM 8-K)

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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 


 

FORM 8-K

 


 

CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 8, 2018 (May 7, 2018)

 

Ormat Technologies, Inc.

 

 


 

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)

 

 

Delaware
(State or Other Jurisdiction of

Incorporation)

001-32347
(Commission File Number) 

No. 88-0326081
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

 

 

 

     

6225 Neil Road, Reno, Nevada
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) 

 

89511-1136
(Zip Code)

 

(775) 356-9029
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

 

Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

 

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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company ☐


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.☐

 



 

 

 

 

Item 5.02.

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

 

On May 7, 2018, Ormat Technologies, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) at which the Company’s stockholders approved the Ormat Technologies, Inc. 2018 Incentive Compensation Plan (the “2018 Plan”). The 2018 Plan became effective as of the date of such stockholder approval.

 

The material features of the 2018 Plan are described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Annual Meeting filed on March 27, 2018 (the “Proxy Statement”) in the section entitled “Proposal 3 – Approval of the Ormat Technologies, Inc. 2018 Incentive Compensation Plan”. Such description is qualified entirely by reference to the 2018 Plan, which is filed in the Proxy Statement in the section entitled “Appendix A – Ormat Technologies, Inc. 2018 Incentive Compensation Plan”.

 

Item 5.07.

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 

On May 7, 2018, the Company held its Annual Meeting. For more information on the following proposals submitted to stockholders, see the Company’s Proxy Statement. The results of the votes were as follows:

 

Proposal 1- Election of Directors

The following three individuals were elected to the Company’s Board of Directors to serve as Class II directors until the 2021 annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors have been duly elected and qualified.

 

Votes For

Votes

Against

Votes

Abstained

Broker Non-

Votes

Ravit Barniv

29,023,566

12,223,589

10,579

1,330,100

Stan H. Koyanagi

29,283,608

11,963,371

10,755

1,330,100

Dafna Sharir

29,436,823

11,811,197

9,714

1,330,100
         

Proposal 2 - Ratification of Appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for 2018

The appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018 was ratified.

 

Votes For

Votes

Against

Votes

Abstained

 
 

41,631,746

513,235

442,853

 
         

Proposal 3- Approval of the Ormat Technologies, Inc. 2018 Incentive Compensation Plan

The Company’s 2018 Incentive Compensation Plan was approved.

 

Votes For

Votes

Against

Votes

Abstained

Broker Non-

Votes

 

25,902,470

15,286,545

68,719

1,330,100

         

Proposal 4-Approval of the Compensation of our Named Executive Officers on an Advisory Basis 

The stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation paid to the Company’s named executive officers.

 

Votes For

Votes

Against

Votes

Abstained

Broker Non-

Votes

 

26,441,610

14,762,258

53,866

1,330,100

         

 

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SIGNATURES

 

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

 

 

Ormat Technologies, Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Isaac Angel

 

 

 

Name:  Isaac Angel

 

 

 

Title:    Chief Executive Officer

 

                         
                        

 

Date: May 8, 2018

 

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