SOURCE: alpha-En Corporation

alpha-En Corporation

August 10, 2016 08:00 ET

alpha-En Corporation to Host Press Conference With United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano

Press Conference to Publicize Awareness and Support for Bipartisan "Made in America Manfuactoring Communities Act" to Grow Manufacturing Industry Development in Westchester County

TARRYTOWN, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 10, 2016) - alpha-En Corporation (OTC PINK: ALPE), an innovative clean technology company enabling next-generation battery technologies through the production of high purity lithium metal, announced today it will host a joint press conference with U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano at its new corporate headquarters and product development center in Yonkers, New York.

This event is being organized to publicize awareness and support for the bipartisan legislation "Made in America Manfuactoring Communities Act," that will benefit local businesses in New York State and the City of Yonkers by bringing together resources of multiple federal agcencies that drive business development in the local community. The legislation will stimulate the manufacturing industry and help create well-paying jobs in Westchester County by creating a permanent program that designates local regions as "Manufacturing Communities," which would put them in the front of the line to receive federal economic development funding specifically for the purpose of investing in manufacturing.

"We are pleased and honored to welcome Senator Gillibrand and Mayor Spano to our new corporate headquarters and product development centeter for a press conference to supporting manufacturing business development initiatives," said Jerry Feldman, Executive Chairman of alpha-En. "As an emerging and publically traded clean technology company with novel disruptive technology we will benefit from the supportive legislation sponsored by Senator Gillibrand and Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) and we will capatilize on the are honored to have the opportunity we have to make a profound impact, environmentally and economically, for our community, the nation and the world, here in Yonkers, NY."

The press conference will take place at 12:30 p.m. today, at alpha-En's new facility in the innovative iPark Hudson technology and office campus which was the original manufacturing headquarters for Otis Elevators.

Corporate Contact

Michael Feldman
alpha-En Corporation
914-418-2000
mfeldman@alpha-encorp.com

Investor Relations Contact

Rob Fink
Hayden IR
646-415-8972
alpe@haydenir.com

About alpha-En Corporation
alpha-En Corporation (OTC PINK: ALPE) is an innovative clean technology company focused on enabling next generation battery technologies by developing and bringing to market high purity lithium metal and associated products produced in an environmentally sustainable manner. For more information, please visit http://alpha-encorp.com.

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