SOURCE: WindPower Innovations, Inc.

WindPower Innovations, Inc.

March 17, 2011 09:00 ET

WindPower Innovations, Inc. Announces Expanded Operations to Include Clovis, New Mexico Facility

QUEEN CREEK, AZ--(Marketwire - March 17, 2011) - WINDPOWER INNOVATIONS, INC. (PINKSHEETS: WPNV) today announced it has finalized an agreement to expand operations to the southwestern United States, with High Plains Wind Power Services, Inc., located in Clovis, New Mexico, positioned to serve the Texas/New Mexico region.

With over 35 years' experience in the large gearbox remanufacture and repair industry, Ronald Dixon and High Plains Wind Services, Inc. will be the Southwestern arm of WindPower Innovations, Inc. Strategically located near the new smart grid interconnect project, "Tres Amigas," the 34,000 sq ft facility in Clovis, New Mexico, will provide the full range of WindPower Innovations' services.

"With the addition of the Clovis facility we can handle the large volume demands of the Southwestern wind farm population," says John Myers, CEO of WindPower Innovations. "Additionally, the location is also strategically important for our growth of WindPower Innovations. The WPI Clovis, New Mexico Facility will place the company in the heart of the national alternative energy hub, ideally situated to provide service to the Southwest, Texas and the Gulf States."

Mr. Myers goes on to add, "This association will strengthen both companies and give us a strong presence in the New Mexico/Texas and Gulf State Markets. They have the facilities and equipment we need to carry out our full range of wind turbine services, including repair, major overhaul of all gearboxes and the remanufacturing and servicing of turbines already in service with more efficient, higher output."

Tres Amigas, near Clovis, New Mexico, will unite the nation's electric grid. Utilizing the latest advances in power grid technology, Tres Amigas is focused on providing the first common interconnection of America's three power grids to help the country achieve its renewable energy goals and facilitate the smooth, reliable and efficient transfer of green power from region to region.

WindPower Innovations, Inc. is a wind power infrastructure and smart grid solutions company that is continually working on new innovations for wind turbines, wind energy generation and transmission, in addition to the comprehensive maintenance, repair, service and re-manufacture of existing equipment.
Locations: Now in Arizona, New Mexico and Oregon

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    Carole Myers
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