Carrefour Selects ICP Solar As Solar Power Products Provider in Spain



    Sunsei(R) mobile chargers distribution expanded within the 3rd largest
solar market in the world

    MONTREAL, October 10 /CNW/ - ICP Solar Technologies Inc. (OTCBB: ICPR,
FRANKFURT: K1U.F), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of solar cells and
products, today announced that Carrefour Group, one of the world's leading
distribution groups, the world's second-largest retailer and the largest in
Europe, will carry the Sunsei(R) line of mobile chargers in Spain.

    "We are very happy to be working with Carrefour. They are one of the
premier retailers in the world and our companies have always shared the same
customer centric strategies that focus on delivering top-quality, innovative
and reliable products," said Pascal Petit, Director of Sales EMEA. "Our
products are a perfect fit. Sunsei(R) panels deliver over 50% more power per
square inch than other comparable amorphous-silicon solar panels. Coupled with
our advanced features, esthetics, connectivity and a solid 10-year warranty,
Carrefour's customers can be assured they are getting the best product for
their money."

    "As the third largest solar market in the world, the Spanish market is a
key market for our products. Our strategy of offering solutions based selling
of superior Sunsei quality and features is what these solar savvy customers
are looking for," said Sass Peress, ICP chairman and chief executive officer.
"The fact that Carrefour chose to carry our products chain-wide in Spain
validates the investments we have made, in order to ensure that Sunsei(R)
products are the most innovative and reliable products of their kind. We look
forward to developing new and exciting ways to address the current and future
needs of Carrefour's solar customers."

    About ICP Solar Technologies, Inc.

    ICP Solar is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of solar cells and
solar cell based products and building materials. Through the application of
next-generation technologies and use of proprietary intellectual design the
Company aims to be the industry's innovation leader. For the past 19 years,
ICP Solar has led the consumer market through innovation and has now begun to
apply that same philosophy to the OEM, rooftop and power generation segment of
the solar industry. ICP Solar's management has over 50 years of experience in
the renewable energy sector. The company's headquarters are located in
Montreal, Canada, with additional locations in the USA, Spain, Ireland and
France.

    Corporate information may be found at www.icpsolar.com

    About Carrefour Group

    Over the past 40 years, the Carrefour group has grown to become one of
the world's leading distribution groups. The world's second-largest retailer
and the largest in Europe, the group currently operates four main grocery
store formats: hypermarkets, supermarkets, hard discount and convenience
stores. The Carrefour group currently has over 12,500 stores, either
company-operated or franchises. N(degree)2 worldwide N(degree)1 in Europe with
more than 456,000 employees.

    An international retailer with a presence in 30 countries, over 52% of
group turnover derives from outside France.

    More information at www.carrefour.com.

    The forward-looking statements herein include, but are not limited to,
the expected expansion of our solar solutions into Europe Middle East, Asia
and Africa. Our actual results may differ materially from those implied in
these forward-looking statements as a result of many factors, including, but
not limited to, overall industry environment, customer acceptance of our
products, delay in the introduction of new products, further approvals of
regulatory authorities, adverse court rulings, production and/or quality
control problems, the denial, suspension or revocation of permits or licenses
by regulatory or governmental authorities, termination or non-renewal of
customer contracts, competitive pressures and general economic conditions, and
our financial condition. These and other risks and uncertainties are described
in more detail in our most recent SB-2 filing with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are
made. We undertake no obligation to update or revise such statements to
reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they occur, except as
required by applicable laws, and you are urged to review and consider
disclosures that we make in the reports that we file with the Securities and
Exchange Commission that discuss other factors germane to our business.




For further information:

For further information: ICP Solar Technologies Inc. Laurent Lafite,
514-270-5770 Llafite@icpsolar.com or Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates Jody
Burfening/Elric Martinez, 212-838-3777 emartinez@lhai.com

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