AMSC Receives Exclusive Right to Fundamental HTS Patent License Covers Basic Material, Wire and Applications

American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC), a global solutions provider serving wind and grid leaders, announced that it acquired exclusive rights to a fundamental high temperature superconductor (HTS) patent in the U.S. The patent covers a broad range of second generation (2G) and similar HTS materials, wire and power-related applications (“smart" power cables, fault current limiters, wind turbine generators, motors), furthering AMSC's market leadership. Additional information on the patent can be found in the Form 10-K that AMSC plans to file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission later this month.