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DOW POWERHOUSE(TM) Solar Shingles Now Available in Canada Exclusively Through Canadian Energy(TM)

CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/10/14 -- Dow Solar, a business of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), has appointed Canadian Energy as the exclusive authorized distributor of DOW POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingles in Canada.

"The introduction of a differentiated solar product like the DOW POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingle is a significant development for the advancement of alternative energy. As the exclusive master distributor in Canada, we are excited to bring new and innovative solar solutions to the Canadian market. We see this product as the potential game changer." said Craig Ballard, CEO for Canadian Energy.

Ballard continued adding, "It is clear that the continued success of the solar industry will require the kind of technical excellence, market insight, ease of adoption and manufacturing know-how that is embedded in the DOW POWERHOUSE™ product. This exclusive relationship with Dow brings a strong brand reputation and bankability."

DOW POWERHOUSE™ is a roof that pays for itself, generating energy savings and increasing overall home value. With both Federal and Provincial tax incentives available, now is the perfect time for Canadian homeowners to make this smart investment.

"With residential energy costs continuing to rise, homeowners are looking for sustainable solutions," said Yochai Gafni, Commercial and Marketing Director for Dow Solar. "We're excited to work with Canadian Energy to completely revolutionize roofs across Canada with a building material that actually produces electricity."

Backed by a 20 year performance warranty, the DOW POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingle is a dual-functioning system offering superior aesthetics over rack-mounted solar panels and is certified as both a roofing and solar product. It is a complete turnkey package that includes a custom designed system for each home, the inverter to convert DC to useable AC electricity, the utility interconnection so that credit is obtained for the electricity generated, and a web-based monitoring system that provides real-time system performance.

For more information about DOW POWERHOUSE visit www.DOWPOWERHOUSE.com. Homeowners and building professionals can also follow DOW POWERHOUSE on Facebook (www.facebook.com/DowPowerhouse), Twitter (@DOWPOWERHOUSE), Pinterest (http://pinterest.com/dowpowerhouse/) Houzz (http://www.houzz.com/pro/dowpowerhouse/), and via YouTube. For information on DOW POWERHOUSE available in Canada through Canadian Energy, visit www.cdnrg.com/powerhouse.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from the intersection of chemical, physical and biological sciences to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2013, Dow had annual sales of more than $57 billion and employed approximately 53,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 products are manufactured at 201 sites in 36 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at http://www.dow.com.

About Canadian Energy

With over 60 years of industry experience, Canadian Energy is the 100% Canadian owned and operated leader in design, manufacturing, and sales of stored energy and renewable energy solutions in Canada.

We're one of the fastest growing companies in Canada and to stay on top we continue to make substantial investments in infrastructure, leading technologies, and products to keep pace with the dynamic stored energy market. Our national distribution network of 20 warehouse locations provides our customers with responsive & reliable distribution and product expertise from coast to coast. We are committed to have the highest quality products in our industry, backed by the best warranty in Canada.

We're committed to offering unprecedented support for our customers and providing solutions for the most challenging problems in the most extreme applications. Our goal is to be the industry leader in renewable energy generation and storage in Canada.

For more information, please visit http://www.cdnrg.com.

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