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New Director of Business Development joins PV Powered to Drive Growth in Commercial Market

Bend, ORE - September 11, 2007

Solar power equipment manufacturer PV Powered, Inc. announces the addition of Terry Sholin to the new position of Director of Business Development. Mr. Sholin has extensive experience in all aspects of the power industry. Most recently, he was Business Development Manager of SatCon Power Systems, a manufacturer of power electronics and control systems.

At SatCon, Terry was responsible for business development of commercial renewable energy applications. His activities included market definition and development as well as sales and support to OEMs, integrators, distributors, PPA’s, and installers. Prior to Satcon, Sholin was Regional Manager at Power Distribution, Inc. (Richmond, VA), and held a number of increasingly responsible sales positions in the power industry. Now he will contribute his industry experience and market development expertise to expanding markets for PV Powered’s industry-leading solar inverter products.

“Terry’s vast experience, strong track record for driving growth, and exceptional partnering skills in the solar power industry makes him a key part of our business development team,” said Gregg Patterson, PV Powered President and CEO. “His ability to expand the markets for PV Powered products will help to fuel our already-significant growth in the commercial and residential solar power marketplace.”

“I am excited to see Terry in a role that will foster more growth for the PV market,” said Dan Thompson, President and CEO of SPG Solar, Inc. “After working with Terry for years in the industry, SPG Solar saw a tremendous move in product development and quality PV products at the companies he worked for. With Terry’s new role at PV Powered, I believe we will see great things in the near future.”

About PV Powered

Founded in 2003 and based in Bend, Oregon, the privately funded company designs, manufactures and markets the solar industry's most efficient photovoltaic solar inverter solutions. With thousands of its products in use nationwide, PV Powered brings together one of the most experienced design teams in solar power electronics.

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