Azure Dynamics awarded Deloitte Technology Green 15 for top performers in environmental technology

    TORONTO, Sept. 20 /CNW/ - Azure Dynamics Corporation (TSX: AZD &
LSE: ADC) ("Azure" or the "Company") a leading developer of hybrid electric
and electric powertrains for commercial vehicles is pleased to announce that
it has been presented the 2007 Deloitte Technology Green 15 awarded as a top
performer in environmental technology.
    Now in its 10th year the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 is a brand name for
honouring business growth, technological innovation and Canadian
entrepreneurial spirit.
    Scott Harrison, Azure's CEO commented, "Azure has received a number of
awards over the last few years, all of which have been a tribute to the
dedication and talent of our employees. This award further validates the Azure
solution as recognized by our partners like Ford and Kidron as well as
customers like Fed Ex and Purolator."

    A list of awards Azure has received to date:

    -   Sustainable Energy Pioneer Award for 2006
    -   Frost & Sullivan 2005 Technology Leadership of the Year Award
    -   EAST Awards 2005 - United Kingdom
    -   2004 Van of the Year Award - United Kingdom
    -   2003 Canadian Energy Efficiency Award
    -   British Columbia 2003 Regional Innovation Award
    -   2002 Applied Energy Innovation Award
    -   NESEA 2001 American Tour de Sol
    -   NESEA 2000 American Tour de Sol
    -   1989 - 1999, American Tour de Sol

    For more information on these awards please visit Azure's website at:

    About Azure Dynamics

    Azure Dynamics Corporation (TSX: AZD) (LSE: ADC) is a world leader in the
development and production of hybrid electric and electric components and
powertrain systems for commercial vehicles. Azure is strategically targeting
the commercial delivery vehicle and shuttle bus markets and is currently
working internationally with various partners and customers. The Company is
committed to providing customers and partners with innovative, cost-efficient,
and environmentally friendly energy management solutions.
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    Forward-looking Statements

    This press release contains forward-looking statements. More
particularly, this press release contains statements concerning Azure's
business development strategy, projected commercial revenues and product
    The forward-looking statements are based on certain key expectations and
assumptions made by Azure, including expectations and assumptions concerning
achievement of current timetables for development programs, target market
acceptance of Azure's products, current and new product performance,
availability and cost of labour and expertise, and evolving markets for power
for transportation vehicles.
    Although Azure believes that the expectations and assumptions on which
the forward-looking statements are based are reasonable, undue reliance should
not be placed on the forward-looking statements because Azure can give no
assurance that they will prove to be correct. Since forward-looking statements
address future events and conditions, by their very nature they involve
inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from
those currently anticipated due to a number of factors and risks. These
include, but are not limited to, the risks associated with Azure's early stage
of development, lack of product revenues and history of losses, requirements
for additional financing, uncertainty as to commercial viability, uncertainty
as to product development and commercialization milestones being met,
uncertainty as to the market for Azure's products and unproven acceptance of
Azure's technology, competition for capital, product market and personnel,
uncertainty as to target markets, dependence upon third parties, changes in
environmental laws or policies, uncertainty as to patent and proprietary
rights, availability of management and key personnel, and acquisition
integration risk. These risks are set out in more detail in Azure's annual
information form which can be accessed at
    The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made
as of the date hereof and Azure undertakes no obligation to update publicly or
revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether as a result of
new information, future events or otherwise, unless so required by applicable
securities laws.

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