Ormat Technologies, Inc. to Host Conference Call Announcing Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Results

Ormat Technologies, Inc. to Host Conference Call Announcing Third Quarter 2013
Earnings Results

Call Will be Webcast Simultaneously

RENO, Nev., Oct. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ormat Technologies, Inc.
(NYSE:ORA) plans to announce its third quarter 2013 earnings results in a
press release that will be issued on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 after the
market close. The Company has scheduled a conference call to discuss the
results at 9:00 A.M. ET on Wednesday, November 6, 2013.

The conference call will be broadcast live as a listen-only webcast. To listen
to the call, please go to www.ormat.com approximately twenty minutes before
the conference call is scheduled to begin. You will need to register, and may
need to download and install the required audio software. An archived
recording of the call will be made available on the website under IR Events &
Presentation in the Investor Relations tab.

About Ormat Technologies

With over four decades of experience, Ormat Technologies, Inc. is a leading
geothermal company and the only vertically integrated company solely engaged
in geothermal and recovered energy generation (REG). The company owns,
operates, designs, manufactures and sells geothermal and REG power plants
primarily based on the Ormat Energy Converter - a power generation unit that
converts low-, medium- and high-temperature heat into electricity. With over
82 U.S. patents, Ormat's power solutions have been refined and perfected under
the most grueling environmental conditions. Ormat has over 500 employees in
the United States and about 600 overseas.Ormat's flexible, modular solutions
for geothermal power and REG are ideal for the vast range of resource
characteristics.The company has engineered, manufactured and constructed
power plants, which it currently owns or has supplied to utilities and
developers worldwide, totaling over 1600 MW of gross capacity. Ormat's current
generating portfolio of 595 MW (net) is spread globally in the U.S., Guatemala
and Kenya.

Ormat's Safe Harbor Statement

Information provided in this press release may contain statements relating to
current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about future events
that are "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements generally
relate toOrmat's plans, objectives and expectations for future operations and
are based upon its management's current estimates and projections of future
results or trends. Actual future results may differ materially from those
projected as a result of certain risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of
such risks and uncertainties, see "Risk Factors" as described inOrmat
Technologies, Inc.'s Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with theSecurities and
Exchange CommissiononMarch 11, 2013.

These forward-looking statements are made only as of the date hereof, and we
undertake no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements,
whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

CONTACT: Ormat Technologies Contact:
         Dita Bronicki
         CEO
         775-356-9029
         dbronicki@ormat.com
        
         Investor Relations Contact:
         Todd Fromer/Rob Fink
         KCSA Strategic Communications
         212-896-1215(Todd)/212-896-1206 (Rob)
         tfromer@kcsa.com / rfink@kcsa.com

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