SOURCE: Market Pulse

March 31, 2008 08:30 ET

Market Pulse Breaking News Alert for Monday, March 31, 2008: NCEN - NACEL Energy on Track to Achieve 80-Megawatts of New Energy With Second Wind Power Project in Texas!

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ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - March 31, 2008) - Market Pulse News Alert for this AM, Stocks to Watch are: NACEL Energy Corporation (OTCBB: NCEN), Tessera Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: TSRA), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Cubic Energy Inc. (OTCBB: QBIK).

Investors need to be watching NACEL Energy Corporation (OTCBB: NCEN) this AM! NACEL Energy is engaged in the business of generating clean, profitable, renewable energy from wind. The company's holdings include passive interests in operating, utility-scale, wind energy facilities located in Wyoming and six other states. They also include an impressive roster of new joint-venture wind energy projects under development. The total planned generating capacity of NACEL Energy's new wind energy projects is 80 mega watts (MW) - enough energy to supply the daily needs of 25,000 American homes. NACEL Energy has implemented Garrad Hassan's project design software to optimize wind turbine siting for maximum energy production while meeting environmental, technical and construction constraints. Garrad Hassan is the world's leading wind energy consultancy. NACEL Energy is using GH WindFarmer design and optimization technology to enable world-class energy generation from its growing portfolio of projects representing 80 MW of new wind power. GH WindFarmer is used by the world's major developers, consultancies, owners, operators and manufacturers for wind power generation projects of all sizes. Users include Florida Power & Light, Coopers & Lybrand, GE Wind Energy, Alliant Energy Wind Connect, Babcock & Brown, British Energy, Edison Mission Energy, Conoco, and Tokyo Mitsubishi. NACEL Energy's WINDVEST™ is one of the first in America developing COMMUNITY WIND - utility-scale power generation from wind turbines, but with a sustainable footprint of less than 20 MW and one or more members of the local community with a direct financial stake. WINDVEST™ is a highly innovative proprietary capital structure and process which enables NACEL Energy to successfully joint-venture with local wind energy developers, expedite timelines and improve project economics. The U.S. energy market is changing and the most dramatic increases in the renewable energy sector have come from wind. Now generating enough energy to power 4.5 million American homes, wind is the nation's fastest growing energy source. In 2007, wind power accounted for 30% of all new U.S. power generation and more than $9 billion was invested in wind energy facilities. The global wind market is estimated to be worth $36 billion annually in new generating equipment, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). Wind farm economics improve as the price of oil increases. Currently there are 24 states that have adopted mandates and guidelines that require a certain percentage of energy be utilized from renewable energy resources. Current revenue-positive projects include passive interests in a wind energy facility in Wyoming generating power sold through a long term agreement with the Public Service Company of Colorado and Bonneville Power Administration and a wind energy facility in New Mexico generating power sold through a long term agreement with the Southwestern Public Service Company. NACEL Energy is well-funded, having received capital funding commitments totaling $3.2 million to finance the development phase of its 36 month strategic growth plan consisting of 80 MW of new wind power turbine construction. The company's strong balance sheet boasts total assets more than 50 times total liabilities, no current debt and virtually no long term debt. NCEN offers shareholders the unique opportunity to participate in a fast-growing company with a portfolio of North American utility and community scale wind power generation assets. CNBC guest analyst Francis Gaskins just published a new higher $4.00 target on NACEL Energy. NACEL Energy is poised to become a significant player in the energy and utilities industry! NACEL Energy just had excellent news out in a press release before today's bell announcing they will develop the 20-megawatt Channing Flats wind energy project - enough new capacity to meet the daily power demands of 6000 homes! Investors should be watching this one closely!

NACEL Energy Corporation (OTCBB: NCEN) an emerging developer and aggregator of wind power generating clean, renewable energy for America, today announced the Company will develop the 20-megawatt Channing Flats wind energy project - enough new capacity to meet the daily power demands of 6000 homes. Both Channing Flats and the Company's Blue Creek project announced March 19th 2008 are being developed in the Texas panhandle - one of the premier wind energy corridors in the United States due to the flat topography, constant wind velocity and favorable access to transmission infrastructure. In addition to NACEL Energy, Florida Power & Light, Shell and BP also have wind energy projects underway in the region.

NACEL Energy President Brian Lavery stated, "The Channing Flats power generation project enhances NACEL Energy's present operations and brings us closer to achieving the Company's primary goal of developing 80-megawatts of new wind power capacity over a 36 month period, thereby increasing enterprise and shareholder value."

In its latest update, The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) reported that Texas consolidated its lead over California as the nation's number one wind power State, measured by installed capacity. In total, Texas wind farms now generate more than 4356-megwatts of wind power - enough energy to serve 1.5 million homes. (AWEA, "American Wind Energy Association Market Report," January 2008)

About NACEL Energy Corporation

NACEL Energy Corporation is a rapidly growing wind power generation company developing clean, renewable energy for America. NACEL Energy is among the first in the nation to develop advantageous utility class wind power generation projects with a sustainable footprint of 20-megawatts and the participation of local partners. With its expanding pipeline of wind projects, NACEL Energy is on track to develop 80-megawatts of new energy to power 25,000 U.S. homes by 2010. NACEL Energy was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Cody, Wyoming. For more information visit the website at

Stocks in the news and acting well as of late include: Tessera Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: TSRA), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Cubic Energy Inc. (OTCBB: QBIK).

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