12.09.05

12.9.2005. Meldung: Active Power, Inc.: shipment of a continuous power system to China

Active Power Ships Continuous Power System for Use at Chinese National Olympics

Active Power, Inc. today announced the shipment of a continuous power system to China for use at the country"s National Olympics being held in Nanjing in October.

The system integrates an Active Power CleanSource(R) flywheel UPS, diesel engine generator and transfer switch, all enclosed in a standardized mobile container that allows it to operate in harsh outdoor environments. Control software is also included that allows the user to remotely monitor all aspects of the power system at one central location.

The customer and local utility, JiangSu PowerNanjing Power Supply Bureau, will use the system to ensure that utility power problems will not disrupt the games" opening ceremony. "The Active Power continuous power system is well- suited for use at our National Olympics," said Mr. Yu Shou Nan, Chairman of the China Electrical Engineering Technology Institute and Civil Engineering Power Supply Experts Committee in Nanjing. "We like having a battery-free containerized solution that we can move around to different locations that isolates us from power disturbances."

"Our mobile solution is a perfect fit for event power applications such as the Chinese National Olympics," said Joe Pinkerton, CEO and Chairman of Active Power. "These weatherproof units can be located nearly anywhere, be up and running within a matter of hours and rapidly redeployed to other sites as needed. We"re hopeful that, with a successful showing in Nanjing, we will receive follow-on orders from other utilities throughout the region for future events such as the Beijing Olympics."

About Active Power:

Active Power, Inc. (http://www.activepower.com/ ) designs, manufactures and markets battery-free power quality products that provide the consistent, reliable electric power required by today"s digital economy. An ISO 9001- registered company, Active Power is the first to commercialize a flywheel energy storage system, CleanSource, which provides a highly reliable, low-cost and non-toxic replacement for lead-acid batteries used in conventional power quality installations. Active Power has also recently developed a new battery-free extended runtime product line (CoolAir(TM)) based on its proprietary thermal and compressed air storage technology. For more information visit http://www.activepower.com/ , e-mail info@activepower.com or call toll free 877-BUYACPW (289-2279).


Active Power and our Active Power logo and CleanSource are registered trademarks of Active Power, Inc. All other trademarks are the properties of their respective companies.

Active Power Contacts: Michael Chibib, Investors, 512.744.9453, mchibib@activepower.com Derek Jones, Corporate Communications, 512.744.9210, djones@activepower.com
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