Ecosphere Technologies Announces Completion of First Ecos PowerCube(R)

Ecosphere Technologies Announces Completion of First Ecos PowerCube(R)  World's Largest Mobile Solar Powered Generator Ready for Remote, Off-Grid Demonstrations  STUART, Fla., June 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ESPH), a U.S. technology licensing and innovative manufacturing company, today announced completion of the first Ecos PowerCube^®, the world's largest mobile, deployable solar powered generator.  Dean Becker, Director and Intellectual Property Strategist for Ecosphere Technologies, stated, "This innovative patented solar technology has the potential to be one of the most important solar patented innovationsof ourgeneration. The Company is ready to begin immediate demonstrations and looks forward to working with strategic partners across a wide variety of industries and applications globally to monetize this unique asset."  Designed to meet the growing demand for off-grid energy and telecommunications, with a unique array of stacked solar panels, the patented Ecos PowerCube^® maximizes the total amount of solar power generation possible in 10', 20' and 40' standard ISO shipping container footprints.  With power generation capabilities up to 15 kW, the Ecos PowerCube^® can be used to power various onboard systems, includingwirelesstelecommunications, solar powered Internet, and mobile water treatment systems. Electricity generated by the Ecos PowerCube^® system can be used to supply military or emergency response and disaster relief teams with life-sustaining, mobile infrastructure modules, such as hospitals, command centers, sleeping quarters, and temporary schools.  Dennis McGuire, Chairman and CEO of Ecosphere Technologies and Inventor of the Ecos PowerCube^®, said, "Ecosphere has worked diligently to design, engineer andreceive patent protection for ourEcosPowerCube^®. From a technology standpoint, we believe today's announcement that we have completed manufacturing of this highly mobile, renewable power generation system is a significant milestone for the Company."  See images of the Ecos PowerCube^® at http://www.ecospheretech.com/water-recycling-news/blog/post?id=5894  For more information on the patented Ecos PowerCube^® technology, please visit http://www.ecospheretech.com/environmental-engineering-technologies/powercube  About Ecosphere Technologies  Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ESPH) is a U.S. technology licensing and innovative manufacturing company that develops environmental solutions for global markets.We help industry increase production, reduce costs, and protect the environment through a portfolio of unique, patented clean water and energy technologies: Technologies like Ozonix^®and our Ecos PowerCube^®, which are licensable across a wide range of industries andapplications throughout the world.  For more information, please visit http://www.ecospheretech.com  To receive timely information on Ecosphere Technologies, sign up for Ecosphere's email news alert system at http://www.ESPH-IR.com.  CONTACT: Investor Relations:          Shawn Severson          The Blueshirt Group          Phone: (415) 489-2198          E-mail: shawn@blueshirtgroup.com                   Press and Media Relations:          Alex Wellins          The Blueshirt Group          Phone: (415) 217-5861          E-mail: alex@blueshirtgroup.com                   Company:          Corey McGuire          Director of Marketing          Ecosphere Technologies, Inc.          Phone: (772) 287-4846          E-mail: cmcguire@ecospheretech.com