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Savitr Capital Sends Letter to Western Wind Shareholders

<p class='bwalignc'> <b>Savitr Urges Shareholders To Vote <span class='bwuline'>GREEN</span> Proxy <span class='bwuline'>FOR</span> All Independent Board Nominees</b> </p>

Friday, September 14, 2012

Savitr Capital Sends Letter to Western Wind Shareholders16:58 EDT Friday, September 14, 2012 TORONTO (Business Wire) -- Savitr Capital, LLC (“Savitr”), a significant shareholder of Western Wind Energy Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange: WND) (OTCQX: WNDEF) (“Western Wind” or “the Company”), today sent the following letter to Western Wind shareholders. September 14, 2012 Dear Fellow Shareholders: In our first communication to you we noted that Savitr Capital, LLC has been a strong believer in the potential of Western Wind Energy Corp. We also highlighted the fact that the actions of management and the current Board of Directors forced us to seek change to protect our investment and that of all Western Wind shareholders. Unfortunately, the company continues to take steps that are meant to distract, mislead and confuse shareholders from the real issue – a new Board comprised of independent, experienced directors will have the strongest interest in maximizing value for all shareholders. Savitr, by trade, is an investment manager for a variety of institutions. We select investments based on fundamental analysis with a goal of delivering value to all our investors. We do not take our action at Western Wind lightly, and only initiated this campaign out of complete frustration at the ongoing loss of shareholder value and a complete lack of confidence in the current Board to provide needed oversight of management. We were very pleased to have recently received the support of Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”), the leading proxy advisory firm with more than 1,700 institutional clients. After detailed analysis of the issues and the qualifications of the director nominees, ISS issued a report recommending that shareholders of Western Wind vote FOR the election of all five of Savitr's nominees to Western Wind's Board of Directors. In its conclusion ISS stated*: “Given that both sides agree a sales process is the next step for this company – and also that the dissidents, with a 4.4% stake, have a strong interest in maximizing the outcome of the sales process for all shareholders, and no other apparent motivations to run this contest, we believe that the dissident slate is better positioned to send this message to the market. Shareholder support FOR the dissident slate is therefore warranted.”“Given management's past track record at M&A – including a 2011 strategic review process which appeared to die on the vine, even with a motivated bidder on hand – and even taking into account the possible unintended consequences of a change of control at the board, we believe that change at the board level is necessary to go through a more credible sales process.”“The clear intention of the dissident slate, however, is to make sure that the sales process is credible since by the current board's actions in past M&A activities it is not entirely clear that will be the case, even though the board has stated that it is now willing to pursue a sale.”* Permission to quote from the ISS report was neither sought nor obtained. Western Wind's only response to this devastating loss of third-party support is a press release which implies that the company has a better “offer” to present to you and that it has commenced legal proceedings against Savitr for “misleading statements.” Neither is true. In the lawsuit the only claim they make is that Savitr's use of Western Wind's logo in its first letter to you – intended only to make clear which company meeting it concerned – somehow confused you into thinking it was a communication from Western Wind. This is absolutely not the case. The document is so obviously sent by Savitr that this frivolous lawsuit, mounted at your expense, is clearly an act of desperation and entrenchment on the part of Jeff Ciachurski and the Board. As a shareholder just like you, Savitr benefits only from the best sale price – any other representation on value made by the company on our behalf is misleading. Western Wind's current Board and management, on the other hand, have conflicting incentives and their recent actions only prove just how desperate they are to maintain their control over Western Wind. Please don't be distracted by the company's sideshow tactics at this critical time. If you have previously voted your shares and desire to change your vote, you may do so by executing a new proxy. Remember, it is the last form of proxy that is submitted in a timely manner that counts. We urge you to vote the GREEN form of proxy FOR the election of all five of Savitr's nominees to Western Wind's Board of Directors by no later than September 20, 2012 at 5:00 pm, (Vancouver Time), in advance of the proxy voting deadline. If you have any questions and/or need assistance in voting your shares, please call Kingsdale Shareholder Services at 1-866-229-8166 or 1-416-867-2272 (collect calls accepted). /s/Andrew R. MidlerManaging MemberSavitr Capital, LLC Savitr urges its fellow shareholders to vote their GREEN form of proxy to elect Savitr's highly qualified nominees – C. Winston Bennett, Andrew R. Midler, George Smitherman, William (Bill) R. Tharp, and Rita Theil – to Western Wind's Board of Directors. The Savitr Nominees will ensure a credible sale process that will maximize shareholder value. Savitr encourages shareholders to carefully review its proxy circular and other materials and vote only their GREEN proxy by no later than September 20, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. (Vancouver Time), in advance of the proxy voting deadline. Voting Instructions: If you have any questions and/or need assistance in voting your shares, please call Kingsdale Shareholder Services at 1-866-229-8166 or 1-416-867-2272 (collect calls accepted). About Savitr Capital, LLC Savitr Capital is an Investment Manager that focuses on investing in renewable and clean energy companies. The firm has a socially responsible approach to investments with a goal of delivering superior risk adjusted return. These financial goals are coupled with a commitment to sustainability and a responsible stewardship by investing in companies poised for leadership in clean and renewable energy. Savitr is a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investing (UNPRI) (www.unpri.org). Sard Verbinnen & CoDan Gagnier, 212-687-8080