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									             AAER Inc. (AAE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

      Reference Code: GDAE8737FSA                                                                                         Publication Date: DEC 2010

      80, boulevard de lAeroport                Phone             +1 450 5345155                       Revenue            NA
       Bromont, QC                              Fax               +1 450 5345156                       Net Profit         -13.63 (million CAD)
       J2L 1S9                                  Website           www.aaer.ca                          Employees          79
       Canada                                   Exchange          AAE [TSX Venture Exchange]           Industry          Alternative Energy

      Company Overview
       AAER Inc. (AAER), an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc., is a wind turbine manufacturing
       company. The company manufactures powerful wind turbines that generate up to two megawatts (MW) of energy. The production
       capacity of manufacturing plant of the company is estimated to be over 400 wind turbines per year. In addition to wind turbines
       manufacturing, the company also provides full range of services such as maintenance, remote surveillance, financial services,
       logistics, and construction among others. Currently, the company operates in Northern America and Canadian regions. It is also
       present in the UK, France and Germany.

      Key Executives                                                                   SWOT Analysis
                     Name                                   Title                      AAER Inc., SWOT Analysis
      Dave Gagnon                           Chief Executive Officer                    Strengths                Weaknesses

      Jacques Gauthier                      Chairman
                                                                                       Competitive Advantage              Limited Liquidity Position
      Jonathan Dorval                       Director
      Pierre Patry                          Director                                   Unique Products                    Operational Risk
      Gerard Prevost                        Director
      Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
      GlobalData
                                                                                       Opportunities                      Threats
      Share Data
                                                                                       Rising Demand for Electricity Compliance with
      AAER Inc.                                                                                                      Environmental Standards
       Share Price (CAD) as on 03-May-2010                                       0.0   Acquisition of Wind-Smart
                                                                            -0.14      LLC                                Government Regulations
       EPS (CAD)
       Market Cap (million CAD)                                                   3

       Enterprise Value (million CAD)                                             5    Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
                                                                                       Research, GlobalData
       Shares Outstanding (million)                                             169
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
       GlobalData

      Financial Performance                                                            Recent Developments
                                                                                       Dec 11, 2009         AAER Reports Sales Of CAD5.4 Million
                                                                                                            In Q3 2009
                                                                                       Oct 27, 2009         AAER Signs LOI With Leader Resources
                                                                                                            For Delivery Of 1.65 MW Wind Turbine In
                                                                                                            Tiverton, Ontario
                                                                                       Oct 15, 2009         AAER Signs Sales Agreement                 For
                                                                                                            Delivery Of 1.65 MW Wind Turbine
                                                                                       Oct 07, 2009         AAER Opens Corporate And Sales Office
                                                                                                            In Toronto
                                                                                       Sep 28, 2009         AAER Appoints Eric Phaneuf As CFO
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,         Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       GlobalData                                                                      Research, GlobalData




AAER Inc. (AAE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review                                                                     Reference Code: GDAE8737FSA

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      Ta b le o f Co n te n ts
      Table of Contents ..................................................................................................................................................................................................... 2
      List of Tables ............................................................................................................................................................................................................ 3
      List of Figures ........................................................................................................................................................................................................... 3
      Section 1 - About the Company ................................................................................................................................................................................ 4
      AAER Inc. - Key Facts .............................................................................................................................................................................................. 4
      AAER Inc. - Key Employees ..................................................................................................................................................................................... 5
      AAER Inc. - Key Employee Biographies ................................................................................................................................................................... 6
      AAER Inc. - Major Products and Services................................................................................................................................................................. 7
      AAER Inc. - History................................................................................................................................................................................................... 8
      AAER Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................................10
            Head Office .......................................................................................................................................................................................................10
            Other Locations & Subsidiaries .........................................................................................................................................................................10
      Section 2 – Company Analysis ................................................................................................................................................................................11
      AAER Inc. - Business Description............................................................................................................................................................................11
      AAER Inc. - SWOT Analysis ....................................................................................................................................................................................12
            SWOT Analysis - Overview ...............................................................................................................................................................................12
            AAER Inc. - Strengths .......................................................................................................................................................................................12
                  Strength - Competitive Advantage ..............................................................................................................................................................12
                  Strength - Unique Products .........................................................................................................................................................................12
                  Strength - Secured Supply Chain ................................................................................................................................................................12
                  Strength - New Subsidiaries........................................................................................................................................................................12
            AAER Inc. - Weaknesses ..................................................................................................................................................................................13
                  Weakness - Limited Liquidity Position .........................................................................................................................................................13
                  Weakness - Operational Risk ......................................................................................................................................................................13
                  Weakness - Declining Operating Margin .....................................................................................................................................................13
            AAER Inc. - Opportunities .......................................................................................................................................
								
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