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Ram Power, Corp. Announces Mechanical Completion of Phase I Expansion at San Jacinto-Tizate

RENO, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 10/17/11 --
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power" or the "Company"), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, is pleased to announce today that the Phase I 36 MW expansion at its geothermal power plant located at San Jacinto-Tizate, Nicaragua has reached mechanical completion.

Plant commissioning activities for the Phase I expansion have commenced and the unit is expected to be in commercial operation in December 2011 . The commissioning process includes the coordinated turnover of all plant subsystems systems between the Phase I expansion contractor Dymel and the commissioning staff, including Fuji Electric Corp. of America , the manufacturer of the turbine and generator. The Phase I expansion will add 36 MW of capacity to the existing 10 MW backpressure units currently in operation at San Jacinto. Once the Phase II 36 MW expansion is completed (which is expected to occur in December 2012 ), the 10 MW backpressure units will be decommissioned leaving 72 MW (net) operating capacity at San Jacinto.

"The mechanical completion of the Phase I expansion at San Jacinto-Tizate is a major milestone for Ram Power and our subsidiary, Polaris Energy Nicaragua, S.A. ," stated Shuman Moore , CEO of Ram Power . "The San Jacinto project has had significant challenges in its development, but through the hard work and determination of our employees in Nicaragua and the United States , we are now closer to our goal of producing clean geothermal power for the people of Nicaragua and value to our shareholders."

About Ram Power

Ram Power is a renewable energy company based in Reno, Nevada , engaged in the business of acquiring, exploring, developing, and operating geothermal properties. Ram Power has an interest in geothermal projects, primarily in the United States , Canada , and Latin America .

Cautionary Statements

This press release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable securities laws including information regarding the business of Ram Power . Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information. Actual results and developments may differ materially from those contemplated by this information. The statements in this press release are made as of the date of this release. Ram Power undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking information, other than as required by law, or comment on analyses, expectations or statements made by third parties in respect of Ram Power , or its financial or operating results or its securities.

Steven Scott
Director of Investor Relations
Ram Power, Corp.
Phone: 775-398-3711
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Source: Ram Power, Corp.