ICP Solar Technologies Joins Forces with Captain Planet Foundation

    The Solar Power is Yours!

    MONTREAL, April 18 /CNW/ - ICP Solar Technologies, a leading developer,
manufacturer and marketer of solar cells and products, is proud to announce a
new partnership with the Captain Planet Foundation to bring solar power to
planet Earth! As part of ICP's commitment to environmental causes across the
globe, for every online purchase of their of Sunsei(TM) brand products via the
ICP online store, they will make a contribution to the Captain Planet
Foundation to support hands-on environmental projects for youth.

    "Our decision to become involved with Ted Turner's Captain Planet
Foundation is in line with our common concerns about climate change. We strive
to provide solar power products that are both approachable and efficient in
harnessing the renewable and clean power of the sun," said Sass Peress,
Chairman and CEO, ICP Solar Technologies. "The Captain Planet Foundation
driven by the eco-living expert Laura Turner Seydel, has done a wonderful job
reaching out to children and adults alike to raise awareness about
environmental issues affecting our planet and we are excited about partnering
to educate the next generation about solar technology."

    ICP Solar's Sunsei technology is the perfect fit for all solar energy
needs whether they are home, work, car, RV or boat related. Sunsei products
are designed to solve energy problems before they occur for great and
enjoyable solar experience.

    "We are thrilled to join forces with ICP Solar Technologies," says Laura
Turner Seydel, President, Captain Planet Foundation. "It is a very logical
partnership since we at Captain Planet are focused on ways to preserve natural
resources and ICP Solar has built their company on using the sun as an
alternative power source. We both have a goal to educate the public on ways
they can help preserve the environment. By educating them, we are empowering
them to make a difference."

    About ICP Solar Technologies:

    ICP Solar Technologies is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of solar
cells and solar cell based products and building materials. ICP Solar
Technologies Inc. has empowered its employees to push the boundaries of solar
technology since the company was founded in 1988. From day one, ICP Solar has
been committed to the research, development, manufacturing, marketing and
sales of leading-edge solar energy products. ICP Solar's user-friendly solar
panels and accessories have been widely used in a variety of applications in
the consumer, construction and OEM markets. ICP Solar is renowned for products
that are reliable, innovative and efficient.

    ICP Solar products can be found worldwide in retail stores such as
Wal-Mart, Costco, West Marine, Sears, Target, Conrad Electronics (Germany),
LeRoy Merlin (France), and Dick Smith Electronics (Australia). Its current
focus in California and Europe is developing innovative rooftop solutions and
working to develop OEM solutions for automotive markets, such as auto
manufacturer Volkswagen.

    For more information about ICP Solar's Sunsei technology please visit:

    About The Captain Planet Foundation:

    The Captain Planet Foundation (CPF) was created in 1991 to support
hands-on environmental projects for youth. CPF's objective is to encourage
innovative projects that empower today's children as environmental stewards.
CPF is committed to making a global impact with over 500 projects throughout
the United States, Canada, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Colombia, Costa Rica
and the US Virgin Islands. For more information, contact 404-522-4215 or visit
their web site at www.captainplanetfdn.org.

For further information:

For further information: Media: Leesburg PR Amanda Leesburg,
404-842-0040 amanda@leesburgpr.com or ICP Solar Technologies Laurent Lafite,
514-270-5770 ext. 120 llafite@icpsolar.com

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