Active Power, Inc. Sued by Investor

                     Active Power, Inc. Sued by Investor

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SAN DIEGO and AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 16, 2013

SAN DIEGOand AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareholder rights
attorneys at Robbins Arroyo LLP announce that an investor of Active Power,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ACPW) has filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the
Western District of Texas. The complaint alleges that the company and certain
of its officers violated the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 from April 30,
2013 to September 5, 2013 (the "Class Period"). Active Power, together with
its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and services uninterruptible power
supply products and modular infrastructure solution products that provide
electrical power continuity and integrated infrastructure platforms for data


Active Power Accused of Making False and Misleading Statements

According to the complaint, Active Power issued materially false and
misleading statements about the company's success in expanding its business
into the lucrative Chinese market. Specifically, on April, 30, 2013, the
company's Chief Executive Officer, Doug Milner, announced that Active Power
had entered into a strategic distribution agreement with China's largest IT
solutions provider, Digital China Information Service Company. Further, Mr.
Milner emphasized that collaborative efforts with Digital China were under way
that would lead to product deployments by the end of 2013. As a result,
Active Power shares traded at artificially inflated prices during the Class

Active Power Stock Drops on Retraction of Third Quarter Guidance

On September 5, 2013, according to the complaint, Active Power retracted its
2013 guidance based on disappointing results from the company's distribution
relationship in China. Moreover, the company also revealed that its April 30,
2013 announcement that it had entered into a partnership with Digital China
was incorrect. The agreement was with an unrelated entity, Qiyuan Network
System Limited. On this news, Active Power's stock prices fell $0.48, or
nearly 14%, to close at $3.02 on September 6, 2013.

If you invested in Active Power and would like to discuss your shareholder
rights, please contact attorney Darnell R. Donahue at (800) 350-6003,, or via the shareholder information form on the
firm's website.

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and shareholder rights law. The firm represents individual and institutional
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Darnell R. Donahue
Robbins Arroyo LLP
(619) 525-3990 or Toll Free at (800) 350-6003

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