Astonfield Taps Mercom Capital Group for Its Public Relations Initiatives

Mercom Capital Group, a clean energy communications and consulting firm, has been retained by India's clean energy giant, Astonfield Renewable Resources.

Austin, TX, May 28, 2010 --( Mercom Capital Group, llc and its Indian subsidiary Mercom Communications India, ltd. (Mercom), a leading clean energy communications and consulting firm, has been retained by Astonfield Renewable Resources to raise awareness of the Astonfield brand and its leadership position in the renewable energy markets in India and globally.

"With an impressive, growing portfolio of solar, biomass and waste-to-energy projects, Astonfield is delivering clean energy to the markets that need it most. We are thrilled to be partnering with a company that shares the same values, focus and drive to lead the growth of the renewable energy industry worldwide,” commented Wendy Prabhu, President of Mercom Capital Group.

Mercom’s communication division provides strategic public relations and public affairs services, giving its clean energy clients unmatched market-reach and exposure. Through its clean energy consulting division, Mercom helps companies make actionable decisions, anticipate future trends and navigate through today’s dynamic clean energy markets. Mercom Communications India, a Mercom subsidiary, is the only clean energy communications firm in India.

Ameet Shah, Co-Chairman of Astonfield, stated, “Astonfield has chosen to work with Mercom on our external communication efforts given its global reach and deep renewable energy expertise. As Astonfield enters its next stage of growth, we look forward to working with Mercom to ensure our progress is effectively communicated to both global and local audiences.”

About Astonfield Renewable Resources
Astonfield Renewable Resources is the largest multi-modality renewable energy company in South Asia. With a portfolio of nearly 1,000MW of solar, biomass and waste-to-energy projects, Astonfield is deploying affordable clean energy solutions in emerging markets across the world. For more information visit:

About Mercom Capital Group
Mercom Capital Group, llc is a clean energy communications and consulting firm. At Mercom, we help clean energy companies build powerful relationships with media, analysts, government decision-makers and local communities. We arm our clients with timely market intelligence to ensure their competitive position and overall success. Mercom Capital Group is located in Austin Texas with offices in Bangalore India. For more information about Mercom Capital Group, visit:

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