SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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) January 14, 2013
ACORN ENERGY, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified
in its Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
||(Commission file Number)
|3903 Centerville Road, Wilmington, Delaware
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including
area code (302) 656-1707
Check the appropriate box below if the
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election
of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
14, 2013, Acorn Energy, Inc.'s subsidiaries GridSense Inc. and GridSense Pty Ltd. adopted the Gridsense Employee Incentive Plan.
The plan is intended to incent officers, employees, directors and consultants of GridSense Inc. and CHK GridSense Pty. Ltd. to
grow the value of the GridSense companies by granting them awards in a bonus pool. Such pool will consist of 17% of the consideration
received upon the sale of all or substantially all of the assets or securities of one or more of the GridSense entities, net of
transaction expenses and agreed-upon returns to Acorn of and on its invested capital in such entities.
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 on this 15th day of January, 2013.
ACORN ENERGY, INC.
By: /s/Heather K. Mallard
Name: Heather K. Mallard
Title: Vice President, General
Counsel & Secretary