SOURCE: American Power Group Corporation

American Power Group Corporation

February 25, 2013 09:00 ET

American Power Group Appoints Collicutt Energy Services as a Certified Stationary Installer and Authorized Dealer for Western Canada

LYNNFIELD, MA--(Marketwire - Feb 25, 2013) - American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB: APGI) announced that its subsidiary, American Power Group, Inc. ("APG") has signed a Certified Installer and Dealer Agreement with Collicutt Energy Services ("Collicutt") for training and certification to sell, install, and service APG's Stationary Dual Fuel Conversions in Alberta and Western Canada.

Collicutt Energy Services (www.collicutt.com) is a leading service provider in North America, and headquartered in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada with over 30 years of experience in the power generation and gas compression industry. Through its many locations in Alberta, British Columbia, California, Nevada, Alaska, and Hawaii, Collicutt provides design and engineering services, field sales and support, large equipment overhaul and refurbishment and parts inventory for the power generation and gas compression industries.

Lyle Jensen, CEO of American Power Group, stated, "We are pleased to have Collicutt join our ever-expanding network of Stationary Certified Installers and Authorized Dealers. We recently worked with the Collicutt team on a test installation in northern Canada and decided to formalize the relationship and begin marketing our dual fuel conversion system in the territory. APG's innovative Natural Gas System™ provides the broadest conversion coverage for a wide range of diesel engine models and horsepower in the industry." 

Steven Collicutt, President and CEO, commented, "We look forward to partnering with American Power Group as there is a great demand for these products and services in Western Canada. Collicutt Energy is known in our market for setting the standards and providing innovative solutions for our clients. I see this as a great opportunity to provide creative solutions in our marketplace." 

About American Power Group Corporation

American Power Group's alternative energy subsidiary, American Power Group, Inc., provides a cost-effective patented Turbocharged Natural Gas™ conversion technology for vehicular, stationary and off-road mobile diesel engines. American Power Group's dual fuel technology is a unique non-invasive energy enhancement system that converts existing diesel engines into more efficient and environmentally friendly engines that have the flexibility to run on: (1) diesel fuel and liquefied natural gas; (2) diesel fuel and compressed natural gas; (3) diesel fuel and pipeline or well-head gas; and (4) diesel fuel and bio-methane, with the flexibility to return to 100% diesel fuel operation at any time. The proprietary technology seamlessly displaces up to 80% of the normal diesel fuel consumption with the average displacement ranging from 40% to 65%. The energized fuel balance is maintained with a proprietary read-only electronic controller system ensuring the engines operate at original equipment manufacturers' specified temperatures and pressures. Installation on a wide variety of engine models and end-market applications require no engine modifications unlike the more expensive invasive fuel-injected systems in the market. See additional information at: www.americanpowergroupinc.com.

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