VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - January 12, 2017) - Legend Power Systems Inc. ("Legend" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE: LPS) announces it has decided to restate certain financial information for the year ended September 30, 2015 (the "2015 Restatement").
The decision to restate followed a review conducted by the Company's new auditor, Chief Financial Officer and Audit Committee Chairman, wherein it was determined that a specific sales transaction recorded in fiscal 2015 did not fully meet revenue recognition criteria.
The material changes to be included in the 2015 Restatement will affect the Company's revenue, cost of goods sold, inventory, accounts receivable, warranty provision and accrued liabilities, and is projected to increase the Company's loss and comprehensive loss for that year by $0.35 million, from $2.54 million to $2.89 million.
In consultation with both Legend's former and current auditors, the Company intends is to file its 2016 audited financial statements before January 30, 2017 as planned, which statements will contain re-stated comparative amounts for the fiscal year ended 2015.
About Legend Power Systems Inc.
Legend Power Systems Inc. (www.legendpower.com) markets a proprietary device, the 'Harmonizer' that helps individual buildings reduce energy consumption through the utility-proven concept of Conservation Voltage Reduction, (CVR). Legend provides customers risk free energy savings, improves the value of their physical assets, and enhances their sustainability efforts. As an application with demand side benefits, Legend is also a key contributor toward utility conservation goals. Legend was recognized as the top performing cleantech company on the TSX Venture Exchange in 2015.
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