SOURCE: Power Air Corporation

December 17, 2008 08:00 ET

Power Air to Demo New Auxiliary Power Products and Prototypes at Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

Consumer Product OEMs, Distributors, Dealers and Retailers Invited to Get Close Look at New Notebook Charger; Primary and Rechargeable Power Packs for Handheld Electronic Devices; and Proprietary Zinc Air ZCell™

LIVERMORE, CA--(Marketwire - December 17, 2008) - Power Air Corporation (OTCBB: PWAC) today announced that it will be showcasing its new and innovative line of proprietary rechargeable and recyclable power products and prototypes at the upcoming 2009 International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) to be held in Las Vegas beginning January 8, 2009. In addition, conference attendees will get a firsthand look at the Company's proprietary new ZCell™, an OEM-ready, primary Zinc Air Fuel Cell pioneered by Power Air for integration into mobile electronic devices.

WHO:    Dean Haley, Founder and Chairman
        Donald Ceci, President and CEO

WHEN:   January 8 - 11, 2009

WHERE:  2009 International CES
        Innovations Plus Exhibition Area - Booth #IP210
        Sands Expo and Convention Center
        201 East Sands Avenue
        Las Vegas, Nevada

WHAT:   ZPowerpac™7 and ZPowerpac™13 -- Power Air’s small, slim and
        lightweight auxiliary rechargeable power packs for handheld
        electronic devices, including wireless phones, smartphones, PDAs,
        digital music players and portable gaming systems. Offering up to
        2500 charges, ZPowerpacs™ provide people on-the-go with
        convenient, portable power anywhere, anytime.

        Zinc Air Primary Power Pack -- Power Air’s highly innovative new
        off-grid power source that enables safe, affordable, eco-friendly,
        recyclable power for today’s power-hungry mobile electronic
        devices. Just add air and the power is on.

        Notebook Charger -- Compatible with a variety of electronic
        notebooks, Power Air’s portable power pack will offer extended
        notebook battery usage time for mobile workers and travelers.

        ZCell™ -- OEM-ready Zinc Air Fuel Cell developed by Power Air
        that packs 30 Watt-hours (discharging at one Watt) of energy into a
        cell that weighs less than 100 grams with a volume of only 50 cubic
        centimeters. The ZCell™ can operate for over five hours while
        continuously discharging at a power of three Watts. The ZCell™
        can be customized to fit a wide range of OEM specifications
        relating to size, power and energy requirements.

About Power Air Corporation

Headquartered in Livermore, California with offices and research facilities in Vancouver, B.C., Power Air is a forward-thinking clean energy company primarily engaged in commercializing proprietary, high performance Zinc Air Fuel Cell (ZAFC)-based products for the mobile electronics, portable and stationary power generation, light mobility and transportation markets. Power Air holds the exclusive worldwide license for the development and commercialization of products utilizing ZAFC technology pioneered through an extensive joint collaboration effort with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and the United States Department of Energy. For more information, please visit

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