Bollente Companies, Inc. granted significant patent for its award-winning trutankless® smart water heaters

Users can control the unit with a smart device using the trutankless app which is now available for download for Apple's iOS in the iTunes app store and for Android operating systems in the Google Play store.

PHOENIX, June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bollente Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: BOLC) announced today that the company was granted 32 patent claims protecting its technology (U.S. Pat. No. 9,341,391), and that several new claims are now pending on the technology related to the company's provisional patent filings in 2013. The main claims of the patent were published by the US Patent and Trademark Office on May 17th, 2016 and represent key advancements which are driving demand among builders, remodelers and plumbing professionals around the world for the company's trutankless products.


Recently featured as a water saving device in Consumer Reports' Top 5 Remodeling Trends for 2016 write-up, Bollente's multi-award winning tankless water heating technology was also named "Best of Houzz 2016" representing a repeat of last year's success among Houzz.com's 40,000,000 homeowners.

Users can control the unit with a smart device using the trutankless app which is now available for download for Apple's iOS in the iTunes app store and for Android operating systems in the Google Play store. "We're pleased to announce that the 'World's Smartest Water Heater' is now even more user-friendly and efficient, thanks to innovations in our technology and engineering," said Michael Stebbins, president of trutankless.

Stebbins continued, "We have several new patent claims pending which we believe will keep Bollente at the forefront of the industry. The patents recently granted ensure that trutankless will continue to be in position to gain market share as older technologies fall by the wayside."

The first-generation trutankless unit debuted at the IBS show in 2014, where it was named "Best Home Technology Product." Since then, the product has captured a multitude of accolades for its forward-thinking technology and energy efficiency. In late 2015, the company announced its international expansion to the United Kingdom and throughout Europe, Asia, Dubai, Australia and New Zealand.

The Bollente team will showcase its smart trutankless electric tankless water heater line at the Pacific Coast Builders' Conference June 21 through 23, 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco (booth #132). This is the third year trutankless will make an appearance at the show, where industry buyers and key decision makers will find trutankless featured in the 2016 PCBC High Performance Home Showcase.

About trutankless:

Hot water. Perfected. Packed with patented and patent-pending proprietary technologies, trutankless is engineered to outperform and outlast both its tank and tankless predecessors in energy efficiency, output, and durability. Not only does it provide endless hot water on demand for an entire household, it also integrates with home automation systems and has its own online control panel, allowing homeowners to control water temperature to within one degree, obtain service notifications, and monitor usage from their computer or mobile devices. Because hot water is such an intimate and essential part of daily life, this is a highly meaningful new "Internet of Things" player in the arena of smart home tech. For a visual demonstration of the tech behind trutankless, please visit http://www.youtube.com/trutankless.

About the Company:

Founded in 2010, trutankless, a division of Bollente Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: BOLC), was brought to life through the combined insight, ingenuity, and drive of industry professionals, engineers, and entrepreneurs. The objective was to create a line of electric tankless water heaters that far surpasses traditional tank water heaters in energy efficiency, output, dependability and environmental sustainability while overcoming the frustrating drawbacks of other tankless units on the market today.

The trutankless mission is to efficiently provide hot water on demand by combining smart engineering with forward-thinking technologies that save owners money, energy, and space. For more information, please visit www.trutankless.com or call 855-TO-BUY-TRU.

Featured Product

GreenPeak’s GP565 – ZigBee for smart Remote Controls

GreenPeak's GP565 - ZigBee for smart Remote Controls

The GP565 Smart Home RF chip for remote controls supports voice control, motion sensing and the new ZRC 2.0 protocol. The GP565 is optimized for advanced & low cost ZigBee RF4CE remote controls. • 120k or 248k Flash (8k or 16k RAM) memory • 40-pin footprint to support a keyboard scanner interface or other IO interfaces required for remote controls. • Reduced current consumption and improved receiver sensitivity and output power • Patented Antenna Diversity technology enables superior range and WiFi/Bluetooth interference rejection