A-Power Energy Generation Systems Ltd. to Attend the 2009 China Wind Power Conference on October 21st to 23rd, 2009, in Beijing

Oct 16, 2009, 09:45 ET from A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd.

SHENYANG, China, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power" or "the Company"), a leading provider of distributed power generation systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced it will attend the 2009 China Wind Power Conference on October 21st to 23rd, 2009 at the New China International Exhibition Center, Tianzhu Airport Industrial Zone, Shunyi District of Beijing.

The Global Wind Energy Council, Chinese Renewable Energy Industries Association and Chinese Wind Energy Association will host the Conference, which will be attended by hundreds of wind power industry suppliers covering the entire supply chain.

During the Conference, Mr. Jinxiang Lu, A-Power's Chairman and CEO, and Mr. John Lin, its COO and director, will be available to meet with investors and potential customers at booth 1A03.

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About A-Power

A-Power Energy Generation Systems Ltd. ("A-Power"), through its China-based operating subsidiaries, is the largest provider of distributed power generation systems in China, focusing on energy-efficient and environmentally friendly projects of 25MW to 400MW. In 2008, A-Power entered the wind energy market and has built China's largest wind turbine manufacturing facility, located in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, with technologies licensed from German FUHRLANDER AG and Denmark-based Norwin, and a total annual production capacity of 1,125MW. In March 2009, A-Power entered into an agreement to establish a Joint Venture partnership with GE Drivetrain Technologies to produce wind turbine gearboxes in Shenyang. A-Power also has strategic relationships with Tsinghua University in Beijing and the China Academy of Sciences in Guangzhou to develop and commercialize other renewable energy technologies. For more information, please visit http://www.apowerenergy.com .

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     Mr. John S. Lin
     Chief Operating Officer
     A-Power Energy Generation Systems
     Email: john@apowerenergy.com

     Mr. Valentine Ding / Mr. Dixon Chen
     Investor Relations
     Tel:   +1-646-284-9412
     Email: valentine.ding@us.grayling.com

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