DayStar Technologies (DSTI) Announces That Former United States
Secretary of Energy and Ambassador to the United Nations Under
President Clinton's Administration and the Former Governor of New
Mexico, William (Bill) Richardson, Joins Its Board of Directors
KELOWNA, BC -- (Marketwire) -- 12/12/12 -- DayStar Technologies,
Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI) announces a new member to their Board of
Directors. Former United States Secretary of Energy, former Governor
of New Mexico and Nobel Prize nominee, Bill Richardson, has joined
the Board of Directors of DayStar Technologies.
Lorne (Mark) Roseborough, President of DayStar, stated, "Bill
Richardson made New Mexico the 'Clean Energy State' by requiring
utilities to meet 20% of New Mexico's electrical demand from
renewable sources, and established the Renewable Energy Transmission
Authority to deliver New Mexico's world-class renewable resources to
market. This level of determination matches DayStar's commitment in
the Global Renewable Energy Industry. Mr. Richardson's international
respect and recognition in this industry will bring proven leadership
in assisting DayStar's execution of its global business model."
Prior to being elected governor, Mr. Richardson served for 15 years
in New Mexico representing the 3rd Congressional District. In 1997
&1998 Mr. Richardson served as the U.S. Ambassador to the United
Nations, and he was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate as
Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy under the Clinton
Daniel Germain, Chairman of the Nomination Committee and founder of
the Breakfast Clubs of Canada, stated, "Mr. Richardson, and his
diplomatic skills honed through years of public and private service,
will complement DayStar's local, national and international presence.
One of the reasons he held the positions of Governor, U.S. Secretary
of Energy, and United Nations Ambassador is because of his level of
dedication to protecting the rights and improving the quality of life
for people everywhere."
Since leaving his public service office, Mr. Richardson was named
chairman of APCO Worldwide's executive advisory service Global
Political Strategies (GPS) and Special Envoy for the Organization of
American States (OAS), adding another platform for initiatives within
peace and reconciliation in the Western hemisphere. In addition,
Mr.Richardson serves as Senior Fellow for Latin America at Rice
University's James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy and has
joined several non-profit and for-profit boards, including Abengoa's
International Advisory Board, the fifth largest biofuels producer in
the U.S., WRI World Resources Institute, Refugees International and
the National Council for Science and the Environment.
About DayStar Technologies, Inc:
DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) is a developer of solar
photovoltaic products based upon CIGS thin film deposition technology
and is currently embarked on a strategy of strategic partnerships to
enter new markets within the global renewal energy industry including
ownership and construction of solar and renewable power plants. For
more information, visit the DayStar website at
For further information contact, William J. Nalley, Orsay Groupe,
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