PENNINGTON, N.J., Sept. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPTT) ("OPT" or the "Company"), a leading wave energy technology company, today announced that it will release its fiscal first quarter financial results before the market opens on Friday, September 13, 2013. A conference call to review these results will be held at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time that day; Charles F. Dunleavy, Chief Executive Officer, will host the call and webcast. The call will be available by telephone at 877-703-6106 (toll free in the U.S.) or 857-244-7305 (for international callers), using passcode 94964242. Investors may also access a webcast by visiting the Company's website at www.oceanpowertechnologies.com and clicking on the Investor Relations tab, then Webcasts & Presentations. Recorded replays of the conference call will be available on the Company's website and by telephone at 888-286-8010 (toll free in the U.S.) or 617-801-6888 (for international callers), replay passcode 66111918, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Eastern on September 13, 2013. About Ocean Power Technologies Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPTT) is a pioneer in wave-energy technology that harnesses ocean wave resources to generate reliable and clean and environmentally-beneficial electricity. OPT has a strong track record in the advancement of wave energy and participates in an estimated $150 billion annual power generation equipment market. OPT's proprietary PowerBuoy® system is based on modular, ocean-going buoys that capture and convert predictable wave energy into clean electricity. The Company is widely recognized as a leading developer of on-grid and autonomous wave-energy generation systems, benefiting from more than 15 years of in-ocean experience. OPT is headquartered in Pennington, New Jersey, USA with an office in Warwick, UK, and operations in Melbourne and Perth, Australia. More information can be found at www.oceanpowertechnologies.com .
CONTACT: Charles F. Dunleavy, Chief Executive Officer of OPT Telephone: +1 609 730 0400