SOURCE: WindPower Innovations, Inc.

WindPower Innovations, Inc.

January 14, 2011 09:00 ET

WindPower Innovations, Inc. Is Selected by GWS Technologies, Inc. for Joint Colorado Plateau Wind Energy Project

QUEEN CREEK, AZ--(Marketwire - January 14, 2011) - WINDPOWER INNOVATIONS, INC. (PINKSHEETS: WPNV), a wind power infrastructure and smart grid solutions company, today announces that it has been selected by GWS Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GWSC) to provide equipment and services for GWS Technologies' Colorado Plateau Wind Energy I, a 1500 acre commercial wind farm under development northeast of Flagstaff, Arizona.

In addition to WindPower Innovations' next generation Grid-Tie Inverter solutions and Turbines, the company will bring a comprehensive range of services to the Colorado Plateau wind project, including access to WindPower Innovations' heavy lift facility, crane services, construction and ongoing turbine maintenance.

"Northern Arizona offers tremendous opportunities for utility-scale wind power, and we are excited to be working with GWS Technologies to develop wind power on the Colorado Plateau," says John Myers, President and CEO of WindPower Innovations. "Arizona utilities are required to generate 15 percent of their power from renewable energy sources, such as wind turbines and solar panels, by 2025 to meet state requirements, and now is the time to tap into Arizona's wind energy potential to meet that goal."

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 and re-manufacture of existing equipment.

GWS Technologies, Inc. is a developer of wind and solar farms through joint ventures with landowners and investors. Its business model is to assist the landowner in the design, planning/zoning, and construction/installation of wind turbines and solar arrays on suitable properties and generate electricity that can be sold to end-users and utility companies, allowing the company to participate in long-term power purchase agreement revenues.

For more detailed info. please visit: www.windpowerinnovationsinc.com

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: Certain statements in this release and other written or oral statements made by or on behalf of the Company are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Statements regarding future events and developments and our future performance, as well as management's expectations, beliefs, plans, estimates or projections relating to them are forward-looking statements within the meaning of these laws. The forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties including market acceptance of the company's services and projects and the company's continued access to capital and other risks and uncertainties. The actual results the Company achieves may differ materially from any forward-looking statements due to such risks and uncertainties. These statements are based on our current expectations and speak only as of the date of such statements.

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