SOURCE: Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc.

Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc.

May 20, 2010 09:00 ET

Altair Nanotechnologies to Participate at the Future of Energy Conference

RENO, NV--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) -  Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. (Altairnano) (NASDAQ: ALTI), a leading provider of energy storage systems for clean, efficient power and energy management, today announced its participation at the Credit Suisse Future of Energy Conference to be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington D.C. from June 2 - 4, 2010. 

Terry Copeland, PhD, Altairnano's president and chief executive officer, will participate on the Battery Panel scheduled to present from 9:15 to 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Friday, June 4, 2010. This conference will focus on emerging technologies and energy efficiency within the following segments: solar, wind, smart grid, energy storage, geothermal, water, electric vehicles, biofuels, and utilities. Presentations from over 65 companies, many that represent thought leaders in the alternative energy sector will be featured, as well as panel discussions on thematic topics and policy issues.

"Technology advancements and innovative products are the driving force behind new, clean energy solutions, and to gaining better efficiencies -- with less pollution -- from existing infrastructures," Terry Copeland, PhD, Altairnano's president and chief executive officer said. "We strongly believe that advanced battery materials and systems will play a key role in meeting the growing demands for cleaner energy at lower costs. Critical to this is a close working relationship between the public and private sectors, as well as the investment community."

Refer to the company's website at www.altairnano.com for more details relating to this event.

About Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc.
Headquartered in Reno, Nevada with manufacturing in Anderson, Indiana, Altairnano is a leading provider of energy storage systems for clean, efficient power and energy management. Going beyond lithium ion, Altairnano's Lithium-Titanate based battery systems are among the highest performing and most scalable, with applications that include complete energy storage systems for use in providing frequency regulation and renewables integration for the electric grid, battery modules and cells for mass transit applications, and battery packs for several different military applications. For more information please visit Altairnano at www.altairnano.com.

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