Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)


6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2011
Subsequent Events [Text Block]
NOTE 12:                    SUBSEQUENT EVENTS

In July 2011, the Company merged its Israeli subsidiary Electric Fuel (E.F.L.) Ltd. (“EFL”) into its Israeli subsidiary Epsilor Electronic Industries, Ltd. (“Epsilor”), changing the name of the merged company to Epsilor-Electric Fuel Ltd. (the “Merged Company”). The purpose of this merger was to enable unified management and operation of these two Israeli battery companies and to achieve cost savings through elimination of duplications and inefficiencies. An agreement was reached with the Israeli tax authorities regarding the use of EFL’s loss carry forwards by the Merged Company, which for tax purposes is effective 6/30/2011. The Merged Company will continue to market Epsilor’s and EFL’s products under their respective trademarks, and, for so long as the Merged Company continues to make use of benefits granted to Epsilor by the Israel Investment Center, the Merged Company will continue to maintain separate books for the two business operations.

On July 22, 2011, the Company’s FAAC subsidiary purchased a 40,000 square foot building for $1.5 million containing both office and lab space.  The building was financed with a $1.1 million mortgage loan that was obtained through the Company’s primary bank.  The new building is located approximately three miles from FAAC’s main location and will house the new personnel and equipment needed to fulfill FAAC’s current backlog along with future space requirements.