Cobasys Selected Nationwide High Technology Media Campaign

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    Cobasys Selected by Michigan Economic Development Corporation for Nationwide High Technology Media Campaign


    ORION, Mich., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cobasys todayannounced that it has been selected by the Michigan Economic DevelopmentCorporation (MEDC) as one of the state's leading high technology successstories to be highlighted in Michigan's nationwide media campaign.

    Cobasys will be showcased in a national advertising and integratedmarketing campaign highlighting companies that have chosen to create orexpand their businesses in Michigan. They were selected by the MEDC toparticipate because of their strong growth and industry leadership.

    As apremier battery systems integrator, Cobasys has contracted with severalmajor automotive OEMs to provide "plug-and-play" energy storage solutionsfor their hybrid vehicle programs.

    The Cobasys growth story will be featured nationally throughtelevision, radio, print, events, direct mail and non-traditionalcommunication efforts designed to reach business decision makers.

    Award-winning actor/director Jeff Daniels and Cobasys CEO, Tom Neslage --along with well-known local and national news media personalities -- areworking in conjunction to tell the Cobasys story. The print campaign istargeted to appear in several national financial publications such asForbes magazine and Crain's Business.

    "Cobasys is pleased to be part of the MEDC's plan to demonstrateMichigan's growing leadership role in alternative energy research,development and manufacturing," stated Ray Wagner, Vice President ofMarketing and Communications.

    "Our energy storage solutions and engineeringteams are enabling hybrid electric vehicles and have the potential torevolutionize emergency back-up power for mission critical applications."

    Cobasys designs, manufactures and integrates advanced battery systemsolutions featuring Nickel Metal Hydride for transportation markets,including Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV), Electric Vehicles (EV) and 36/42Volt applications and to Stationary markets, including Back-Up power supplysystems for Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), Telecom and DistributedGeneration markets.

    Cobasys is a joint venture between Chevron Technology Ventures LLC, asubsidiary of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) and Energy ConversionDevices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENER).

    For more information about Cobasys, contact Ray Wagner at 248-620-5700or visit our website at http://www.cobasys.com

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