Canasia Power Corp.

Canasia Power Corp.

March 22, 2010 15:51 ET

Former Ambassador to India Joins the Board of Canasia Power Corp.

TORONTO, CANADA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2010) - The Chairman of Canasia Power Corp., Mr. Ashok Dhillon, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Peter Sutherland, as a Director to the Company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Sutherland has had a distinguished career in Canada's Foreign Service as High Commissioner (Ambassador) to India, Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Ambassador to the Philippines, and as Director General, International Business Operations in the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. Currently, Mr. Sutherland is Senior Business Advisor at Aird and Berlis LLP, Vice-Chairman of the Canada-India Business Council, Member of Canada-Arab Business Council, Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce, and on the Board of Directors of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Toronto.

Canasia Power Corp. is a Canadian developer of power and energy projects internationally with particular emphasis on India. Canasia Power is currently developing over 4,500MW of solar and 'clean-coal' power projects in India and has targeted India as its primary power market because of the size of its immediate power needs, and its long-term potential. Canasia Power specializes in the development of concept to construction, of major power and electrical infrastructure projects bringing the best of Canadian and international development expertise, equipment and EPC capabilities, ethical and environmental best practices, to provide complete solutions to its clients, be they governments or the private sector.

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  • Canasia Power Corp.
    Tarun Channa
    416 363 1815