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EPA Recognizes AMD with the 2008 Climate Protection Award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship

AMD Reduced Normalized Greenhouse Gas Emissions more than 50 Percent Over Past Five Years

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — May 19, 2008 —The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that AMD (NYSE: AMD) has won the EPA Climate Protection Award in recognition of its continued commitment to protecting the global climate through energy-efficient product innovation, facility design and management, and industry education. As a charter member of the EPA’s Climate Leaders Partnership and a founding member of The Green Grid, AMD is devoted to leading the world to energy-efficient processing, while concurrently striving to be a sustainable and environmentally responsible corporation.

“Efforts to help fight climate change will benefit the planet for generations to come,” said Bob Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator EPA Office of Air & Radiation. “We commend AMD, a 2008 Climate Protection Award winner, for their work to protect our environment.”

“AMD is honored to receive this prestigious award from the EPA, and I am proud to lead a company that recognizes its responsibility to minimize our impact on the global climate,” said Dirk Meyer, President and Chief Operating Officer of AMD. “We have worked tirelessly for more than a decade to reduce our environmental impact across all facets of our business-from the design and production of our technology to the amount and sources of the energy we use at our facilities around the world.”

AMD has proven its dedication to climate protection and is being recognized for the following achievements:

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