DayStar Technologies CEO to Speak at the Sustainable Technology Showcase

Jan 24, 2005, 00:00 ET from DayStar Technologies, Inc.

    Halfmoon, N.Y., Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DayStar Technologies,
 Inc. (Nasdaq:   DSTI), a pioneer in the development and commercialization of
 solar electric power generation technologies, today announced that the
 Company's Chairman and CEO, Dr. John R. Tuttle, will be a featured speaker at
 the upcoming Sustainable Technology Showcase to be held at Cornell University.
 Dr. Tuttle's presentation is entitled, "Photovoltaics as a Sustainable
 Resource -- Transitioning Alternative Energy into the MainStream."
      WHEN:     Friday, January 28, 2005, approximately 1:30 p.m. EST
      WHERE:    Women's Community Building, Cornell University
                100 West Seneca Street, Ithaca, New York
      WHO:      Dr. John R. Tuttle, Chairman, President and Chief Executive
     Sponsored by the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce, this showcase will
 display how American businesses are discovering that their most promising
 long-term solutions to the challenges of rising energy prices, global
 competition, and natural resource protection are to be found in sustainable
 technologies and enterprises.
     Business leaders and Cornell University researchers will share informative
 and stimulating presentations about renewable energy sources, recycling-based
 manufacturing, innovative pollution abatement methods, and advances in
 nanotechnology and biological engineering that may lead to a cleaner
 environment and a new ecology of production.
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     About DayStar Technologies, Inc.
     DayStar Technologies, Inc. has developed a thin-film,
 copper-indium- gallium-selenide solar cell, known as a CIGS solar cell, for
 the direct conversion of sunlight into electricity. Headquartered in upstate
 New York, the Company is developing a high-volume manufacturing process that
 it believes could result in solar electricity power production at commercially
 viable rates.
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