REC bondholders' meeting for convertible bonds - consent not obtained

ISIN: NO 0010543457 - 6.50 per cent Renewable Energy Corporation ASA Subordinated Unsecured Convertible Bond Issue 2009/2014 (the "Bond Loan")

Sandvika, July 4, 2012: The Bondholders' meeting in REC ASA's convertible bond issue held today did not approve changes to the bond loan agreement for the Bond Loan as requested by REC ASA in a summons to Bondholders' meeting dated 22 June, 2012.

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