Lockheed Martin to Present at NWPPA Annual Conference

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., 05/24/2010 -- Lockheed Martin's [NYSE: LMT] Jim Kohlhaas will provide the keynote address May 27 at the Northwest Public Power Association's 70th Annual Conference and Membership Meeting in Sacramento, Calif.

Kohlhaas, Vice President, Energy Initiatives, for Lockheed Martin Corporate Engineering and Technology, will present a speech titled, "Global Issues Linking Climate and Energy." He will discuss the risks and threats to the stability of international energy markets and potential mitigation measures. Kohlhaas will also provide his perspective on how climate change initiatives and smart grid implementations are facing economic and political challenges.

Lockheed Martin is partnering with a broad range of industry-leading utility companies to create long-lasting, high-value smart grid services that are compliant, efficient, scalable and secure.

Lockheed Martin is working with its customers to address the nation's challenges in the areas of smart grid, cyber security, energy efficiency, management and storage, next-generation alternative energy generation, climate monitoring and overall sustainability management. The Corporation provides a full range of energy solutions to the government and industry, including the Department of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency, state and regional energy organizations, utilities and businesses.

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 136,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation reported 2009 sales of $45.2 billion.