Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation Hires MacKenzie Partners, Inc.

LANCASTER, Pa., Sept. 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (GXG:OTEC) (ISIN: SE0006028023, CUSIP: 675100101), a turnkey supplier of Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) and Seawater Air Conditioning (SWAC) Systems worldwide, today announced that the Company has retained MacKenzie Partners, Inc. to assist Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation with the advisory and information agent services in regards to the Client's Rights Offering and other activities.

"We are pleased to engage MacKenzie Partners, Inc. to provide us with corporate governance consulting and information agent services as we enter the next stage of our company's development," said Jeremy Feakins, Chairman and CEO of Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation. "We are looking forward to leveraging MacKenzie Partners' extensive experience in working with high-profile companies, providing advice and counsel at each stage of the transaction."

About Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation

Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation is a turnkey supplier of Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) and Seawater Air Conditioning (SWAC) Systems worldwide. The Company provides financing, design, construction, and operation of OTEC and SWAC systems and has offices in Pennsylvania, Virginia, The Bahamas, Cayman Islands, United States Virgin Islands, Hawaii, London, UK and Stockholm, Sweden. OTE traces its roots back to 1988 and has a multidisciplinary team of experienced corporate executives, scientists and ocean engineers, together with strong strategic alliances with premier corporations and financing institutions.

For additional information regarding OTE, please visit the Company's website at www.otecorporation.com.

CONTACT: Company: James D. Greenberg Director and Chief Sustainability Officer Tel: +1 800 298 5819 Investor Relations: Shawn Severson The Blueshirt Group Phone: (415) 489-2198 E-mail: shawn@blueshirtgroup.comSource:Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation