Carmanah Technologies LED Lights Approved for Use by U.S. Coast Guard

Saturday, August 24, 2002

BUSINESS: Carmanah Technologies' 700 Series solar-powered LED (Light Emitting Diode) marine lights have been officially approved for use on U.S. Coast Guard aids to navigation.

"We are extremely pleased to have this approval, as it adds third-party credibility to our products by one of the world's most sophisticated and respected marine authorities," said Carmanah CEO Art Aylesworth.

The 700 Series are entirely self-contained and feature unique, proprietary solar-powered LED lighting technology. They retail between $1,000-1,250 US each and are designed to operate reliably nearly anywhere in the world with no maintenance for up to five years.