Sandvika, September 4, 2013: An Extraordinary General Meeting of the shareholders of Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) was held today, September 4, 2013, at 10:00 CET.

The Extraordinary General Meeting approved the issuance of a new convertible bond loan maturing September 13, 2018. The minutes from the Extraordinary General Meeting recording the resolutions made are enclosed hereto. 1,023,765,223 shares were represented at the meeting, corresponding to approximately 44.25 percent of the share capital.

For further information, please contact:
Mikkel Tørud, SVP Investor Relations and Business Development, REC
Phone: +47 97 69 91 44

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