SOURCE: Nacel Energy Corporation

NACEL Energy Corporation

September 23, 2009 07:27 ET

NACEL Energy Completes Environmental Assessment and Receives Permitting at Swisher County, Texas Wind Power Project

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - September 23, 2009) - NACEL Energy Corporation (OTCBB: NCEN) (FRANKFURT: 4FC), a wind power company in business to generate clean, renewable energy, today announced the completion of major environmental assessment work at its Swisher wind power project, located in Swisher County, Texas. In addition, the Company recently received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) permits covering the placement of 18 wind turbines at Swisher -- completing the development phase permitting for this project.

NACEL Energy's Chief Executive Officer, Paul Turner, Ph.D., stated:

"NACEL is one of the first wind companies in America to identify the very favorable wind and transmission characteristics of Swisher County, Texas. The NACEL business model, based upon phased wind project expansion and multiple interconnection options, has enabled our Company to capitalize upon the current 20-30 megawatt wind development opportunity at Swisher, while also positioning us to benefit from future increases in transmission capacity in the region. In this regard, Swisher is a prototypical NACEL wind power generation project."

Consistent and steady progress at the Swisher project has occurred. In November of 2008, NACEL Energy installed a 60 meter (200 ft.) NRG Systems meteorological tower which broadcasts wind measurement data back to the Company via an Iridium satellite link on the 1,573 acre Swisher land parcel acquired via two long term wind development rights agreements (see Company's Form 8-K filed on January 22, 2009). Environmental assessment and permitting work began early in 2009, with an ALTA/ACSM survey. NACEL Energy then commissioned work for a series of necessary evaluations and other efforts including an archaeological/cultural site evaluation needed for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; a biological resources evaluation including wildlife habitat assessment; a storm water pollution prevention plan; a U.S. Army of Corps of Engineers jurisdictional waters evaluation and the aforementioned application for FAA turbine permits.

In addition to environmental assessment and permitting work, NACEL Energy has also completed significant pre-construction work at the Swisher wind energy project, including turbine and electrical collection engineering as part of the Company's project interconnection plan, now before Golden Spread Electric (see Company's Form 8-K filed on July 15, 2009).

The Company cautions that additional milestones remain to be undertaken and completed prior to project commissioning (operations) at Swisher, currently anticipated for the fourth quarter of 2010, or later depending upon future events. Such milestones include a final interconnection agreement, negotiation of a power purchase agreement and consummating turbine (debt) financing.

About NACEL Energy Corporation (OTCBB: NCEN)

NACEL Energy is one of the first publicly traded companies in America exclusively developing clean, renewable, utility scale wind power. NACEL Energy has commenced work on its new Snowflake project in Arizona in addition to Leila Lakes, Hedley Pointe, Swisher, Channing Flats and Blue Creek, all located in the Texas Panhandle. NACEL Energy currently anticipates generating 120 MW, or more, of new wind power upon their completion. In addition, the Company is currently assessing the feasibility of additional project opportunities in Kansas, Illinois and internationally, in the Dominican Republic. NACEL Energy was founded in 2006 and successfully completed its IPO in December of 2007.

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