Washington, D.C. 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 27, 2019 (February 26, 2019)


Ormat Technologies, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)



(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

001- 32347

Commission File Number


(I.R.S. Employer Identification



6140 Plumas Street,

Reno, Nevada

(Address of principal executive offices)


(Zip code)


(775) 356-9029

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


6255 Neil Road, Reno , Nevada 89511-1136

(Former name or former address, if changes since last report)



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Item 2.02         Results of Operation and Financial Condition

Item 9.01         Financial Statements and Exhibits


Exhibit Index

Exhibit 99.1

 Ex-99.1           Press Release









Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.


On February 26, 2019 Ormat Technologies, Inc. (the “Registrant”) reported its earnings for its for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2018. A copy of the Registrant's press release containing this information is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.



The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that Section, or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.



The Registrant is making reference to non-GAAP financial measures in the press release. A reconciliation of these non-GAAP financial measures to the comparable GAAP financial measures is contained in the attached press release.



Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(c) Exhibits


The following exhibit is furnished as part of this report on Form 8-K:


99.1     Press release of the Registrant dated February 26, 2019 containing financial information for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2018.



Safe Harbor Statement


Information provided in this report on Form 8-K may contain statements relating to current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about future events that are "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements generally relate to the Registrant’s plans, objectives and expectations for future operations and are based upon management's current estimates and projections of future results or trends. Actual future results may differ materially from those projected as a result of certain risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, see "Risk Factors" as described in Ormat Technologies, Inc.’s Annual Report on Form 10-K/A and Form 10Q for the first quarter 2018, both filed with the SEC on June 19, 2018.



These forward-looking statements are made only as of the date hereof, and the Registrant undertakes no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.







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.
















 :/s/ Isaac Angel




Isaac Angel




Chief Executive Officer



Date: February 27, 2019