NextEnergy Capital Hires Chief Financial Officer

London, February 7th, 2008 The Board of NextEnergy Capital SaRL(the “Company” or “NextEnergy Capital”) is pleased to announce that Mr. Aldo Beolchini has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer.Mr. Beolchini joins NextEnergy Capital from Morgan Stanley & Co.

International PLC, where he worked for over seven years. He was lastly a Vice President in the London Investment Banking Department, where he held various financing and capital markets-related roles. Michael Bonte-Friedheim, NextEnergy Capital’s founder, commented “I am extremely pleased to have attracted Aldo to our initiative. He is a professional of the highest caliber and shares our passion for renewable energy and its positive impact on our environment.”