VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA (February 3, 2011) Carmanah Technologies (TSX: CMH) is pleased to announce that the Mexican National Civil Aviation Authority has approved the use of Carmanah A704-5 and A650 solar LED signal lights for obstruction marking in accordance with Annex 14 of ICAO regulations. Carmanah's authorized distributor in Mexico, Grupo Insolar SA de CV, helped in submitting the A704-5 and A650 specifications to the civil aviation authorities for consideration and approval. We are pleased to announce that the Carmanah lights have been approved for use on obstructions up to 45m tall such as telecommunication towers and other obstruction applications outside airport ranges.
Carmanah solar powered LED signal lights are currently in use around the world by some of the largest telecommunication and utility companies, airports, and military organizations for obstruction marking purposes.
As one of the most trusted names in solar technology, Carmanah has earned a reputation for delivering strong and effective products for industrial applications worldwide. Industry proven to perform reliably in some of the world's harshest environments, Carmanah solar LED lights and solar power systems provide a durable, dependable and cost effective energy alternative. Carmanah is a publicly traded company, with common shares listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CMH". For more information, visit carmanah.com.
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