Clenergen Corporation
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Clenergen Corporation

October 07, 2009 07:11 ET

Clenergen Corporation (OTCBB:CRGE) Signs Memorandum of Agreement With Leading Scientific Research and Development Company

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - Oct. 7, 2009) - Clenergen Corporation (OTCBB:CRGE) today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Enhanced Biofuels & Technologies India (P) Ltd to form a new research and development company. The new company will be called Biomass2Biopower Private Limited (B2B) and will be focused on bio energy research and development, with a view of evaluating a variety of species of tree (Casuarinas, Eucalyptus, Luciana's, Vanashree, Acacia, Prosopis Juliflora and grasses as future potential supplies of cultivated non edible biomass feedstock's. EBTI's business is the delivery of end to end solutions for biopower, designed to support all segments of the supply chain associated with the production of renewable energy, bio pesticides, bio fertilizers and other high value commodities derived from the processing of various biomass resources.

B2B has evolved a highly integrated complimentary operational profile that embraces a team of scientific and technical skills drawn from some of the world's foremost research, academic, Industrial, policy and financial sectors.

The Scientific Advisory Council headed up by Dr. W. Selvamurthy (Distinguished Scientist and Chief Controller for the Defense Research and Development Organization, Ministry of Defence, Govt of India) consisting of the following eminent scientists:


Prof C. Surendran          Distinguished Scientist and expert
                            in Genetics and Plant Breeding -
                            Forestry Species
Prof R. Jayarajan          Distinguished Scientist and Expert
                            Microbiology and Plant Pathology
Prof A.Gopalan             Distinguished Scientist and Expert
                            in Genetics Plant Breeding - Grass Species
Prof S.R. Sreerengasamy    Distinguished Scientist and Expert
                            Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology
Prof V. Murugappan,        Distinguished Scientist Soil Crop Management
Dr Ponnaiah Rethinam       Agronomy and crop production - Plantation crops
Prof T.N.Balasubramanian   Distinguished Scientist, Irrigation 
                            and Microclimate
Prof M.K.Ayyasamy          Distinguished Scientist Statistics
Dr KV Ahammed Bavappa,     Distinguished Scientist, FAO Consultant and
                            Expert in Plantation crop management
Dr H.Hameed Khan           Expert Plantation crops
Prof A. Regupathy,         Distinguished Scientist Expert Entomology
Prof D.Dharmalingam        Distinguished Scientist, Expert Seed technology
Dr G.Sakkarai              Expert Agricultural Extension
Dr AK Gupta                Distinguished Scientist and Expert
                            Biofuel and Bioenergy technologies
Prof Ilangovan Kuppuswamy  Distinguished Nanotechnology
                            Scientist-Mexico University
Prof Nandhi.S.Bolan        Distinguished Phytoremediation Scientist,
                            Massey University, New Zealand
Prof L.Kothandapan         Distinguished Process Engineering
                            Professor, Tamilnadu University
Prof. Udayakumar           Distinguished Bioremediation Scientist,
                            Gandhigram University
Professor K.Balraman       Distinguished Plant Pathology
                            Scientist, Indian Institute of
                            Horticulture Research
Prof R.K. Sivanappan       Distinguished Irrigation and
                            Water Management Scientist,
                            Tamilnadu University

Commenting on the new Joint Venture Company, Mark Quinn, CEO of Clenergen said "The wealth of scientific knowledge of the Scientific Advisory Council provides Clenergen the best possible plant science resources for its feedstock cultivation program, along with a variety of alternative species of tree and grass which can be adopted for specific climatic conditions. B2B will generate revenue from the sale of its bio pesticides and bio fertilizers as well as out sourcing planting materials to third parties for the purpose of cultivating biomass feedstock on behalf of Clenergen Corporation".

Doctor Ganapathy Arumugam, Managing Director & Group Science Director of EBTI said "our partnership with Clenergen allows for the commercialization of our plant science expertise in the field of genetic plant breeding, agronomy and microbiology. We can now provide a strong foundation for the production and supply of high yielding planting materials and crop based bioinputs. Together we aim to increase the productivity per unit area on a global scale for the cultivation of biomass as a non edible feedstock to be utilized as a source of renewable energy".

About Clenergen Corporation

Clenergen Corporation is a publicly listed company on the OTC stock market (symbol CRGE). Clenergen offers strategic Clean Energy Generation projects to address the requirement for renewable and sustainable supplies of electricity. Clenergen has developed a unique modular system of co-gasification and localized plantation management.

Using proprietary and mixed biomass feedstock to implement sustainable supplies of clean energy to regional, independent clients and national grids. The "Distributed Environmental Power System" marries significant proprietary advancements in plant science with proven long standing engineering technologies to achieve this goal. www.clenergen.com

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