Carmanah's Australian Distributor Wins Gold Coast Business Excellence Award

Friday, September 7, 2007

Carmanah congratulates the team at Orion Solar Solutions -- Carmanah's authorized distributor in Australia -- on receiving the Gold Coast Business Excellence Award for Emerging Business. The award recognizes Orion's "significant achievement in the Gold Coast business industry."

Formed in 2004, the Worongary-based Orion Solar Solutions supplies a range of solar-powered technology to the aviation, marine, mining and transportation industries as well as to local government. Building upon Carmanah's success overseas, Orion is committed to becoming the leading supplier of it's kind in Australia and New Zealand.

During Orion's first year of operation, the company supplied complete airfield lighting systems, maritime navigation aids, helipad lights, bridge and tower obstruction lights and public lighting for parks and walkways. Orion adds value to it's imported products with the addition of locally manufactured hardware and accessories and by the supply of complete integrated solutions.

For more on Orion Solar Solutions, visit orionsolar.com.au


About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Carmanah is an award-winning manufacturer specializing in energy-efficient technologies. The Company is currently focused on three technology groups: solar-powered LED lighting, solar power systems & equipment and LED-illuminated signage.

Carmanah is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and has branch offices and/or sales representation in 11 cities across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom.

The shares of Carmanah Technologies Corporation are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CMH" and on the Berlin and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges under the symbol "QCX". For more information, please visit www.carmanah.com.