Carmanah announces release date for 2009 Q2 financial results and conference call

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA (August 8, 2009) Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX:CMH) will release its second quarter financial results for the three-month period ending June 2009 on Monday August 10th, 2009 at 1:00 pm PT (4:00pm ET).

To discuss these results, Carmanah has scheduled a conference call and webinar for 2:00 pm PT (5:00 pm ET) that day. To access the conference call by telephone, dial 1 888 217.4028 (Canada and US toll free) or +1 617 614.2735 (international), approximately five to ten minutes before start time. When prompted for the "participant pass code" enter 581 452 06. To access the webinar, visit http://tinyurl.com/mqmbk8 and register to receive a confirmation email with detailed instructions on joining the meeting.

A recording of the conference will also be available on Carmanah's corporate website within five business days. For more information, visit www.carmanah.com, or telephone 1.877.722.8877 (toll free in US and Canada).

About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

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 www.carmanah.com.

Carmanah Technologies Corporation

"Roland Sartorius"

Roland Sartorius
Chief Financial Officer

For further information, please contact:

Investors:
Investor Relations: Roland Sartorius
Toll-Free: 1.877.722.8877
investors@carmanah.com

Media:
Public Relations: David Davies
Tel: +1.250.382.4332
ddavies@carmanah.com
 

Forward Looking Statements

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