SOURCE: Heartland Energy Group, Inc.

December 04, 2007 09:45 ET

Heartland Energy (HEGP) Chooses Transport Co. for E-85 in Illinois

ALEXANDRIA, LA--(Marketwire - December 4, 2007) - Heartland Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HEGP) announced today that it signed a deal with Promise Transport, Inc. to be the carrier of choice for its alternative fuels in the state of Illinois.

Promise transport is a well-respected transportation company in the state of Illinois. This contract gives HEGP the ability to transport more than 50,000 gallons of alternative fuels per day. Heartland Energy has been soliciting independent fuel stations throughout the state in an attempt to have them designate a section for E-85 and other flex fuels.

Roy Thornhill stated, "This strategic alliance is another positive step in Heartland's goal of increasing the number of stations across the country offering alternative fuels."

About Promise Transport:

Promise Transport's main hub is located in El Paso, IL. They are a family run business that has been serving customers east of the Rocky Mountains for over 10 years. They have a fleet of 12 trucks each capable of transporting 8,000 gallons of alternative fuels.

About Heartland Energy Group, Inc.:

Heartland Energy Group, Inc. is a North American-based alternative fuel resource and service company, dedicated to developing the infrastructure for the delivery of ethanol (e85). Heartland seeks to eliminate North America's dependency on foreign energy sources by focusing on innovative engineering that will enable the mass distribution of ethanol. Heartland Energy Group will transcend the future of renewable energy resources, with the ultimate goal of creating a cleaner brighter energy solution for North America. For more information, visit us at

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