SOURCE: Electro Energy Inc.

May 05, 2008 11:45 ET

Electro Energy to Present at AeA Micro Cap Financial Conference

DANBURY, CT--(Marketwire - May 5, 2008) - Electro Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: EEEI), a leading provider of advanced battery technologies and associated systems, today announced that Michael E. Reed, President & CEO, will be a featured speaker at the AeA Micro Cap Financial Conference on Tuesday, May 6th, in Monterey, California.

Mr. Reed will highlight EEEI's breakout potential as a domestic producer of advanced battery products. Development contracts with the U.S. Department of Defense and Department of Energy provide significant funding for applications requiring smaller, lighter more powerful batteries. Electro Energy recently received its first order for rechargeable lithium-ion 18650 battery cells produced at its Florida manufacturing facility. The Company anticipates obtaining UL certification which will lead to full commercial market availability and significant revenue growth in 2008.

Mr. Reed's presentation will be webcast on Tuesday, May 6th, at 1:30PM at the following link: http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=EEEI&item_id=1830380

You can also link directly through the EEI website at http://ir.electroenergyinc.com/events.cfm

About Electro Energy Inc.

Electro Energy Inc., headquartered in Danbury, Connecticut, was founded in 1992 to develop, manufacture and commercialize high-powered, rechargeable bipolar wafer cell nickel-metal hydride batteries for use in a wide range of applications. Its Colorado Springs operation supplies aerospace-grade high quality nickel cadmium batteries and components for satellites, aircraft and other specialty applications. EEEI is also developing high power lithium rechargeable batteries utilizing the Company's proprietary bipolar wafer cell design. EEEI owns significant manufacturing assets near Gainesville, Fla. for rechargeable lithium ion 18650 cylindrical cells, the standard cell used in the electronics industry. For further information, please visit www.electroenergyinc.com.

Certain statements in this news release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the companies, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements include, among other things, the following: general economic and business conditions; competition; unexpected changes in technologies and technological advances; ability to commercialize and manufacture products; results of experimental studies; research and development activities; changes in, or failure to comply with, governmental regulations; and the ability to obtain adequate financing in the future. This information is qualified in its entirety by cautionary statements and risk factors disclosure contained in certain of Electro Energy Inc.'s Securities and Exchange Commission filings available at http://www.sec.gov.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Mike Reed
    203-797-2699