3590 North First Street, Suite 210
San Jose, CA 95134
December 14, 2021
United States Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, DC 20549
|Re:||Energous Corporation Registration Statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-261087) filed November 15, 2021.|
Requested Date: December 16, 2021
Requested Time: 4:00 PM Eastern Time
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Energous Corporation (the Registrant) hereby requests that the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission) take appropriate action to declare the above-captioned Registration Statement on Form S-3 effective at the Requested Date and Requested Time set forth above or as soon thereafter as practicable, or at such later time as the Registrant may orally request via telephone call to the staff of the Commission.
The Registrant hereby authorizes Mark A. Leahy or Amanda L. Rose, both of whom are attorneys with the Registrants outside legal counsel, Fenwick & West LLP, to orally modify or withdraw this request for acceleration.
The Registrant requests that it be notified of such effectiveness by a telephone call to Mr. Leahy at (650)-335-7682 or, in his absence, to Ms. Rose at (206) 389-4553.
* * *
|Acting Chief Financial Officer|
Cesar Johnston, Chief Executive Officer
Mark A. Leahy, Esq.
Amanda L. Rose, Esq.
Fenwick & West LLP