SOURCE: ZBB Energy Corporation

ZBB Energy Corporation

February 22, 2011 08:30 ET

ZBB Energy Announces Upcoming Participation in Conference and Trade Events

MILWAUKEE, WI--(Marketwire - February 22, 2011) - ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, today announced its planned participation in various industry conferences and trade events.

ZBB energy will participate in the 6th Annual Military Energy Alternatives Conference, to take place February 23 - 25 in Washington, D.C. The program will address key topics in alternative energy including recent battery and fuel cell technology, energy storage, energy and fuel conservation, power grid capabilities, and application of available alternative energies. The event will also offer forums for discussing strategies for bolstering the existing energy infrastructure, advancing energy security, creating portable and lightweight alternative power options, and improving energy efficiency to complement mission objectives.

The University of Alaska and Alaska Center for Power & Energy will host its 2011 conference on March 8 - 11 in Girdwood, AK near Anchorage. ZBB Energy will present an overview and application of its ZESS POWR™ PECC and advanced energy storage solutions for 'village power' requirements. ZBB will demonstrate how its platform architecture will allow for the higher, incremental penetration of renewable energy sources for these self-contained micro-grids, greatly minimizing the use of costly diesel fuel for power production.

Tier Electronics, a wholly owned subsidiary of ZBB Energy, will be exhibiting in Booth 1138 at the Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo on March 8 -10 in Tampa, Florida. The conference focuses on the technologies and trends on the forefront of the renewable industry's future. Tier Electronics will exhibit its semi-custom power converters, Gridland™, and Solindro™ technologies. Tier's products are for alternative energy, power conversion, energy storage and power quality markets.

ZBB Energy will exhibit at the Green Energy Summit on Mar 9 - 12, 2011 as part of the Wisconsin Energy Research Consortium which includes DRS, Northwest Side Community Development, and Helios in booths 400-401 & 500-501. The Green Energy Summit serves as both an educational event for students and for companies to learn who is who in Green Energy in Wisconsin. The Summit is to take place at the Frontier Airlines Center, Milwaukee, WI.

ZBB Energy will be participating in the Strong Smart Grid Week - World Leadership Forum on April 14 -18 in Beijing, China. The Forum will focus on leading the advancement for smart grid technologies in China and globally, including advanced grid operation, integration of renewable energy, energy storage, asset management, cyber security, EV charging infrastructure, eco-city, etc.

Tier Electronics will be exhibiting their Solindro™ and Alternative Energy Converter technologies in Booth 3692 at the WINDPOWER 2011 Conference and Exhibition, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center May 22 - 25, in Anaheim, CA. Organized by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), WINDPOWER brings together thought leaders, industry experts, and investors to learn and collaborate on the latest industry trends.

About ZBB Energy Corporation
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB) provides advanced electrical power management platforms targeted at the growing global need for distributed renewable energy, energy efficiency, power quality, and grid modernization. ZBB and its power electronics subsidiary, Tier Electronics, LLC have developed a portfolio of intelligent power management platforms that directly integrate multiple renewable and conventional onsite generation sources with rechargeable zinc bromide flow batteries and other storage technology. The company also offers advanced systems to directly connect wind and solar equipment to the grid and systems that can form various levels of micro-grids. Tier Electronics participates in the energy efficiency markets through their hybrid vehicle control systems, and power quality markets with their line of regulation solutions. Together, these platforms solve a wide range of electrical system challenges in global markets for utility, governmental, commercial, industrial and residential end customers. A developer and manufacturer of its modular, scalable and environmentally friendly power systems ("ZESS POWR™"), ZBB Energy was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Wisconsin, USA with offices also located in Perth, Western Australia.

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    Helen Brown
    Investor Relations
    ZBB Energy Corporation
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