News | August 11, 2008

Sunrise Solar Joins The Solar Energy Industry Association

SAN ANTONIO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sunrise Solar Corp. (OTCBB:SSLR - News) is pleased to announce that is has joined America's leading trade association for companies making an impact in the Solar Industry – the Solar Energy Industry Association, SEIA – []. "Solar energy is the cleanest, most abundant, renewable energy source available, moreover, the southwest United States has some of the richest solar resources in the world," said Mr. Eddie Austin, Chairman and CEO of Sunrise Solar Corp. "Today's technologies allow us to capture this power in several ways, thereby giving both public and commercial entities flexible ways to utilize both heat and light energy from the sun."

Association members include: Akeena Solar (NASDAQ: AKNS - News); Quanex Corporation (NYSE: NX - News); Suntech Power Co. (NYSE: STP - News); and Dow-Corning, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW - News).

About Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA)
The Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA) is the leading national trade association for the solar energy industry. It works to expand markets, strengthen research and development, remove market barriers and improve education and outreach for solar energy professionals. SEIA coordinates with several state and regional chapters and other groups including the American Solar Energy Society, Solar Alliance, Solar Electric Power Association, Solar Nation and Vote Solar along with numerous renewable energy, business and environmental groups.

About Sunrise Solar Corporation

Sunrise Solar Corporation intends to commercialize and distribute cutting edge alternative solar energy technologies and equipment. Sunrise also intends to capitalize on its institutional knowledge of emerging alternative energy technologies to develop comprehensive alternative energy plans. Sunrise Solar common stock is traded under the symbol SSLR. For more information please visit

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