AMSC to Present at Needham Clean Technology Conference on August 9

Presentation to be Webcast Live at 10:20 a.m. Eastern Time

DEVENS, Mass.--()--American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: AMSC), a global power technologies company, announced today that the company will be presenting at the Needham & Company Inaugural Clean Technology Conference in New York on Monday, August 9, 2010 at 10:20 a.m. ET.

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David Henry will discuss AMSC’s growth strategies and market opportunities at the conference. Those interested in listening to the live or archived broadcast via the Internet should log on to the “Investors” section of the AMSC website, www.amsc.com/investors.

About American Superconductor (NASDAQ: AMSC)

AMSC offers an array of proprietary technologies and solutions spanning the electric power infrastructure – from generation to delivery to end use. The company is a leader in renewable energy, providing proven, megawatt-scale wind turbine designs and electrical control systems. The company also offers a host of Smart Grid technologies for power grid operators that enhance the reliability, efficiency and capacity of the grid, and seamlessly integrate renewable energy sources into the power infrastructure. These include superconductor power cable systems, grid-level surge protectors and power electronics-based voltage stabilization systems. AMSC’s technologies are protected by a broad and deep intellectual property portfolio consisting of hundreds of patents and licenses worldwide. More information is available at www.amsc.com.

American Superconductor and design, Revolutionizing the Way the World Uses Electricity, AMSC, Powered by AMSC, D-VAR, dSVC, PowerModule, PQ-IVR, PQ-SVC, Secure Super Grids, SuperGEAR, SeaTitan and, Windtec and design are trademarks or registered trademarks of American Superconductor Corporation or its subsidiaries. All other brand names, product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

Contacts

AMSC
Jason Fredette, 978-842-3177
Managing Director, Corporate Communications
jfredette@amsc.com

Contacts

AMSC
Jason Fredette, 978-842-3177
Managing Director, Corporate Communications
jfredette@amsc.com