UQM Technologies President and CEO Eric Ridenour to Present at the 15th Annual Needham Growth Conference

  UQM Technologies President and CEO Eric Ridenour to Present at the 15th
  Annual Needham Growth Conference

Needham Growth Conference 2013

Business Wire

LONGMONT, Colo. -- January 10, 2013

UQM Technologies, Inc. (NYSE MKT: UQM) President and Chief Executive Officer,
Eric R. Ridenour, will present at the 15th Annual Needham Growth Conference at
4:50 p.m. EST on Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

The event will take place from Tuesday, January 15, through Thursday, January
17, 2013, at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City. A copy of the
presentation will be available on the company’s website at www.uqm.com on the
day of the conference. Needham & Company's 15^th Annual Growth Conference, a
by-invitation-only event, gives institutional investors, private equity firms
and venture capitalists access to 350 growth companies from a broad range of
industries, including Clean Technology, Communications, Consumer, Enterprise
Infrastructure, Healthcare, Internet & Digital Media, Semiconductors &
Semiconductor Equipment and Software & Services sectors.

About Needham & Company, LLC

Needham & Company, LLC is a leading full-service investment bank and has
focused exclusively on growth companies since it was founded 27 years ago. It
concentrates on private companies and on public companies that have market
capitalizations of up to $5 billion, and provides its clients with the
resources to achieve their financing and strategic objectives.

About UQM

UQM Technologies is a developer and manufacturer of power-dense,
high-efficiency electric motors, generators and power electronic controllers
for the automotive, commercial truck, bus and military markets. A major
emphasis for UQM is developing propulsion systems for electric, hybrid
electric, plug-in hybrid electric and fuel cell electric vehicles. UQM is
located in Longmont, Colorado. Please visit www.uqm.com for more information.

Contact:

UQM Technologies, Inc.
Donald A. French, 303-682-4918
or
StreetSmart Investor Relations
Annie Leschin/Barry Hutton, 415-775-1788