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Abengoa Yield Announces Planned Filing of Resale Registration Statement in Connection With Abengoa S.A.'s 5.125% Exchangeable Notes due 2017

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abengoa Yield (Nasdaq:ABY), the sustainable total return company that owns a diversified portfolio of contracted assets in the energy and environment sectors, announced today that, as required by the offering of U.S.$279 million aggregate principal amount of 5.125% Exchangeable Notes due 2017 (the "Notes") issued in February 2015 by Abengoa S.A., Abengoa Yield intends to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission, on or about July 1, 2015, a resale registration statement on Form F-3 to cover the resales of Abengoa Yield ordinary shares that may be sold by selling shareholders from time to time upon exchange of the Notes. The resale registration statement is anticipated to be immediately effective upon filing.

As required by the terms of the Notes offering, this release provides notice that holders of Notes who wish to be named in the prospectus to be contained in the resale registration statement in order to sell the ordinary shares received by them upon exchange of their Notes should complete a selling shareholder notice and questionnaire contained in the offering memorandum for the Notes and return it no later than June 17, 2015 to: ir@abengoayield.com or Abengoa Yield plc, Great West House, GW1, 17th floor, Great West Road, Brentford, United Kingdom TW8 9DF, Attention: General Counsel.

This release is being issued in order to comply with the terms of the registration rights agreement relating to the Notes. Abengoa Yield will not receive any of the proceeds from the resale of the ordinary shares received by the holders upon exchange of the Notes. This release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of Abengoa Yield's or Abengoa S.A.'s securities, nor shall it constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful.

About Abengoa Yield

Abengoa Yield is a total return company that owns a diversified portfolio of contracted renewable energy, power generation, electric transmission and water assets in North America, South America and certain markets in EMEA. We focus on providing a predictable and growing quarterly dividend to our shareholders (www.abengoayield.com).

CONTACT: COO and CFO Eduard Soler E-mail: ir@abengoayield.com Communication Department Patricia Malo de Molina Tel: +34 954 93 71 11 E-mail: communication@abengoa.com Investor Relations Leire Perez Tel: +44 20 7098 4384 E-mail: ir@abengoayield.comSource:Abengoa Yield