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US Army Airborne Selects Carmanah A704 for Precision Marking

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

US Army Airborne Selects Carmanah A704 for Precision Marking09:00 EDT Tuesday, September 27, 2011 VICTORIA, British Columbia (Business Wire) -- Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX: CMH) is pleased to announce an order valued at $120,000, with the US Army. The 101st Airborne Division, known for being called into action when the need is immediate and extreme, has selected the Carmanah A704 solar powered aviation lantern as the perfect tool to aid with rapidly deployed precision drop zone and helipad marking requirements. The A704 lanterns will be put to work in theatre in the Middle East, as well as continental US (CONUS) training activities. This sale to the US Army 101st Airborne Division continues the long and mutually beneficial relationship between the US Department of Defense Services and Carmanah Technologies Corporation. 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.This 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.Carmanah Technologies CorporationInvestor Relations:Roland Sartorius, CFOToll-Free: 1-877-722-8877investors@carmanah.comorPublic Relations:David Davies, +1-250-382-4332ddavies@carmanah.com