Electrovaya Inc.

Electrovaya Inc.

March 07, 2012 09:52 ET

Electrovaya Announces Annual Shareholder Meeting Date

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 7, 2012) - Electrovaya Inc. (TSX:EFL) today announced that its Annual Shareholder Meeting will be held on March 30, 2012 beginning at 4PM at the office of Electrovaya, located at 2645 Royal Windsor Drive, Mississauga, Ontario.

Mr. Tom LaSorda, a member of the board and Special Advisor to the CEO since March 2010 will not be standing for re-election at the Meeting as he has recently been appointed the Chief Executive Officer of Fisker Automotive, Inc.

"It has been a wonderful pleasure working with Tom" says Dr. Sankar Das Gupta, Chairman and CEO of Electrovaya. "We wish him the very best with his exciting appointment as CEO of Fisker Automotive."

"I look forward to Electrovaya's continued success in powering Electric Vehicles and Alternate Energy", said Mr. LaSorda. "It has been a great experience working with the Electrovaya team as they make critical advances in clean manufacturing and cutting-edge battery technology."

About Electrovaya Inc.:

Electrovaya Inc. (TSX:EFL) designs, develops and manufactures proprietary Lithium Ion SuperPolymer® batteries, battery systems, and battery-related products for the clean electric transportation, Utility Scale Energy Storage and smart grid power, consumer and healthcare markets. The Company's mission is to accelerate clean transportation as a commercial reality with its advanced power system for all classes of zero-emission electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. The Company's other mission is to deliver Utility Scale Energy Storage Systems for the highest efficiency in electricity storage, whether the electricity is generated from intermittent wind and solar power or from other sources. Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Ontario, Canada, Electrovaya has production facilities in Canada as well as in the US, and customers around the globe. To learn more about how Electrovaya is powering mobility, please explore www.electrovaya.com.

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