SOURCE: Solar Thin Films, Inc.

December 07, 2006 14:45 ET

Solar Thin Films, Inc. Announces Shipment

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 7, 2006 -- Solar Thin Films, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SLTF) (the "Company") announced that its majority owned subsidiary Kraft zRt. ("Kraft") achieved an important milestone through its shipment of amorphous silicon photovoltaic production line components and equipment to one of its major customers, Energy Photovoltaics Inc. ("EPV") on December 4, 2006. The next milestone with EPV calls for additional delivery of further pieces of the production line by December 15, 2006. Together with these two shipments in December 2006, the total value of goods manufactured and invoiced to EPV and EPV-related projects, will reach over $1,000,000 USD for the year of 2006.

The Company's management believes, since the acquisition of Kraft on June 14, 2006, the shift towards the Company's new focus on the photovoltaic industry announced earlier this year has been fully accomplished. The strategic change that has started with the earlier acquisition of Kraft was further realized by the successful fulfillment of different customers' orders, such as EPV, for the delivery of various equipment and components related to manufacturing of thin film photovoltaic modules.

About Solar Thin Films, Inc.

Solar Thin Films operates through its majority owned subsidiary Kraft Electronics zRT. Kraft is an equipment manufacturing company headquartered in Budapest, Hungary, engaged in the design, development and manufacturing of equipment utilized in the production of thin film based photovoltaic modules. Solar Thin Films' common stock is traded on the Pinksheets under the symbol "SLTF.PK".


The above news release contains forward-looking statements. These statements are based on assumptions that management believes are reasonable based on currently available information, and include statements regarding the intent, belief or current expectations of the Company and its management. Prospective investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performances, and are subject to a wide range of business risks, external factors and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements. The Company assumes no obligation to update the information contained in this press release, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

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