A-Power to Host Year 2010 Conference Call on March 29, 2011 at 7:30 a.m. EDT

Mar 16, 2011, 08:42 ET from A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd.

SHENYANG, China, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (Nasdaq: APWR) ("A-Power"), a leading provider of distributed power generation systems in China and a fast-growing manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced it will host a conference call to discuss its year 2010 financial results on March 29, 2011 at 7:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (New York). The same time in greater China is 7:30 p.m. on March 29.

To access the conference call, please dial one of the telephone numbers shown below.

In the United States, please dial toll-free to 1-800-510-0219 and use the pass code APWR.

In other international locations, please dial +1-617-614-3451 and use the pass code APWR.

In Hong Kong, please dial toll-free to 800 963 844 and use the pass code APWR.

In mainland China please dial (China Mobile) 400 881 1629 or (China Netcom) 1080 0852 1490 or (China Telecom) 1080 0130 0399 or 1080 0152 1490 and use the pass code APWR.

To access the live webcast and the online archive of the conference call, please visit the investor relations section of A-Power's website or link to http://phx.corporate-ir.net/playerlink.zhtml?c=193273&s=wm&e=3903136

A telephone replay of the call will be available shortly after the conference call through April 5, 2011 by dialing 1-888-286-8010 and using the pass code 2672 3317. International listeners for the replay should call +1-617-801-6888 and use the pass code 2672 3317.

About A-Power

A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. ("A-Power"), through its China-based operating subsidiaries, is a leading provider of distributed power generation systems in China and is expanding into the production of alternative power generation systems. Focusing on energy-efficient and environmentally friendly distributed power generation projects of 25 to 400 megawatts, A-Power also operates one of the largest wind turbine manufacturing facilities in China. A-Power acquired Evatech Co. Ltd., a designer and manufacturer of industrial equipment for amorphous-silicon photovoltaic panels, in January 2010 and acquired Hallys Corporation in May 2010.

In addition to the establishment of strategic relationships with some of the world's leading wind energy design and engineering companies, A-Power has formed joint research programs with Tsinghua University and the China Academy of Sciences to develop and commercialize other renewable energy technologies.

For more information, please visit http://www.apowerenergy.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

This news release may contain forward-looking statements. Any such statement is made within the 'safe harbor' provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "anticipates," "believes," "expects," "estimates," "future," "intends," "may," "plans," "will," and other similar statements. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements relating to anticipated future earnings, margins, and other operating results, future growth, construction plans and anticipated capacities, production schedules and entry into expanded markets are forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements, based upon the current beliefs and expectations of our management, are subject to risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements, including but not limited to, the risk that: inclement weather conditions could adversely affect our operating results in particular quarters and/or fiscal years; we may experience construction, manufacturing and development delays on our projects which could adversely affect our financial condition and operating results; our limited operating history and recent entrance into new lines of business and jurisdictional markets may make it difficult for you to evaluate our business and future prospects; we may not be able to successfully develop our business in new jurisdictional markets, which would have a negative impact on the results of our operations derived from such new jurisdictional markets; our customers may not be able to obtain the financing required for these projects, and thus, we may not be able to derive revenues from such agreements, as well as other relevant risks detailed in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including those set forth in our annual report filed on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2009. The information set forth herein should be read in light of such risks. The Company assumes no obligation to update the information contained in this news release, except as required by law.

For more information, please contact:

A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd.

Richard Cai

Phone: +86-131-2230-4436 in China

Email: richard@apowerenergy.com


Patty Bruner

Mobile: +1-480-332-6397 in the USA

Email: pbruner@ChristensenIR.com

Mr. Tom Myers

Mobile: +86-139-1141-3520 in China

Email: tmyers@ChristensenIR.com


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