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Press release from Filing Services Canada

US Government Deploys Carmanah Infrared Solar-Powered Lights in Middle East

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

US Government Deploys Carmanah Infrared Solar-Powered Lights in Middle East09:00 EDT Wednesday, September 07, 2011FSC / Press ReleaseUS Government Deploys Carmanah Infrared Solar-Powered Lights in Middle EastVictoria, British Columbia CANADA, September 07, 2011 /FSC/ - Carmanah Technologies Corporation (CMH - TSX), is pleased to announce that over 300 of its solar-powered A702 infrared (IR) lights are being deployed by the United States Government to undisclosed locations in the Middle East in an order valued at approximately $400,000. The A702 IR lights are primarily used for temporary and permanent runway edge, threshold, obstruction and helipad lighting. Being fully integrated, self-contained and watertight, the A702's IR functionality is serving the US Government in operations where night vision goggles (NVGs) and infrared marking devices are required. Since 1996, Carmanah has deployed thousands of solar LED airfield lights worldwide for public, private and military airfields. Designed to provide airfield lighting that operates independently of grid or generator power, Carmanah solar airfield lights provide reliable illumination that can be quickly and easily deployed. For more information, visit www.carmanah.com/aviation. About Carmanah Technologies CorporationAs one of the most trusted names in solar technology, Carmanah has earned a reputation for delivering strong and effective products for industrial applications worldwide. Industry proven to perform reliably in some of the world's harshest environments, Carmanah solar LED lights and solar power systems provide a durable, dependable and cost effective energy alternative. Carmanah is a publicly traded company, with common shares listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CMH". For more information, visit www.carmanah.com. For further information:Investors: Investor Relations: Roland Sartorius, CFO Toll-Free: 1.877.722.8877investors@carmanah.comMedia: Public Relations: David Davies Tel: +1.250.382.4332ddavies@carmanah.comThis release may contain forward-looking statements. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "expects," "plans," "estimates," "intends," "believes," "could," "might," "will" or variations of such words and phrases. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance, or achievements of Carmanah to be materially different from any future results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. These statements are based on management's current expectations and beliefs and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties. For additional information on these risks and uncertainties, see Carmanah's most recently filed Annual Information Form (AIF) and Annual MD&A, which are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on the Company's website at www.carmanah.com. The risk factors identified in Carmanah's AIF and MD&A are not intended to represent a complete list of factors that could affect Carmanah. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Carmanah does not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in this press release. To view this release as a web page, please click on the following link:http://www.usetdas.com/pr/carmanah09072011.htmWe put solar to work(tm)250 Bay Street, Victoria, BC, Canada, V9A 3K5 Telephone +1.250.380.0052 Toll Free 1.877.722.8877 Fax +1.250.380.0062 E-mail: investors@carmanah.comSource: Carmanah Technologies Corporation (CMH - TSX) http://www.carmanah.com Maximum News Dissemination by Filing Services Canada Inc. http://www.usetdas.com