VANCOUVER, Jan. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Finavera Wind Energy Inc. ('Finavera Wind Energy', 'Finavera' or the 'Company') (TSX-V: FVR) announces that its Board of Directors approved the granting of incentive stock options ("Options") under its stock option plan to certain of its directors and employees to acquire up to an aggregate of 2,460,000 common shares ("Common Shares") of the Company. All of such Options are exercisable for a period of five years at a price of $0.085 per Common Share.
Finavera's stock option plan was approved by shareholders at the Company's AGM and Special Shareholder Meeting on June 14, 2013 and currently limits the issuance of Options to no more than 10% of the outstanding Common Shares.
Jason Bak, CEO
About Finavera Wind Energy Inc. (www.finavera.com)
Finavera Wind Energy is a company focused on developing renewable energy opportunities. Our mission is to create and operate a diversified portfolio of renewable energy projects while protecting and enhancing the physical and social environment. Finavera has developed over 360MW of wind projects and subsequently sold them to utilities or large independent power producers. Finavera is continuing to opportunistically review prospects for growth and the enhancement of shareholder value.
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SOURCE: Finavera Wind Energy Inc.
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