VANCOUVER, Jan. 31 /CNW/ - Finavera Renewables Inc. ('Finavera Renewables' or the 'Company') (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to provide an update on the process to secure
financing for the Company's 301 MW portfolio of wind projects in
British Columbia. On December 2, 2010 the Company announced it was
completing due diligence and negotiations with one preferred equity
provider and expected to sign definitive agreements for one or more of
the near term projects by the end of January, 2011. Finavera continues
to negotiate terms with the preferred equity provider and will provide
a further update on the process before February 15, 2011.
Jason Bak, CEO
About Finavera Renewables Inc. (www.finavera.com)
Finavera Renewables is a wind energy development company focused on
developing, constructing, and operating wind farms in North America and
Ireland. Our mission is to create and operate a viable renewable energy
business while protecting and enhancing the physical and social
environment. In British Columbia, Canada, projects totaling 301 MW have
been awarded 25 year Electricity Purchase Agreements. In Ireland, the
Company has signed a co-development agreement with Scottish and
Southern Renewables for the 105MW Cloosh Valley Wind Project. Data
collection and environmental studies have been continuing at a number
of prospective sites in Canada and the United States.
Statements in this news release, other than purely historical
information, including statements relating to the Company's future
plans and objectives or expected results, constitute Forward-looking
statements. The words "would", "will", "expected" and "estimated" or
other similar words and phrases are intended to identify
forward-looking information. Forward-looking information is subject to
known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause
the Company's actual results, level of activity, performance or
achievements to be materially different than those expressed or implied
by such forward-looking information. Such factors include, but are not
limited to: uncertainties related to the ability to raise sufficient
capital, changes in economic conditions or financial markets,
litigation, legislative or other judicial, regulatory and political
competitive developments and technological or operational difficulties.
Consequently, actual results may vary materially from those described
in the forward-looking statements.
"Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."
SOURCE Finavera Renewables Inc.
For further information:
SVP Business Development
Pinnacle Capital Markets
Mike Wilson, FD Element