Carmanah Technologies Corp.

Tuesday, May 21, 2002

Trevor Johnstone and Kelly Edmison have been added to the Carmanah Technologies Corp. board of directors. Johnstone is a founder and principal of Tricor Pacific Capital, Inc., a private equity investment firm and is a director of each of its portfolio companies, Tree Island Industries Ltd., Halsteel Inc., Industrial Wire Products Corp., NorskeCanada, AG Growth Industries Inc., and Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company Inc. Edmison is a lawyer working exclusively on representing Vancouver-based junior technology companies. He is also president, CEO and a director of Devon Ventures Corp., a merchant banking firm that recently purchased 600,000 shares of Carmanah as a portfolio investment. Carmanah specializes in the design, manufacture and supply of solar-powered LED lighting for use in marine, railway and roadway situations.