SOURCE: Alternate Energy Holdings, Inc.

February 22, 2007 09:15 ET

Alternate Energy Holdings (AEHI) Joins the Nuclear Energy Institute

LYNCHBURG, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 22, 2007 -- Alternate Energy Holdings (PINKSHEETS: AEHI) announced its membership in the Nuclear Energy Institute, Inc (NEI). NEI is the policy organization of the nuclear energy and technologies industry and participates in both the national and global policy-making process. NEI's objective is to ensure the formation of policies that promote the beneficial uses of nuclear energy and technologies in the United States and around the world. NEI has 290 corporate members in 15 countries and over 4,000 industry professionals who participate in its activities and programs. AEHI believes that membership in NEI will prove a valuable asset to the company as it moves forward with intentions to construct the United States' first multi-generation energy facility. This facility, a proposed Idaho nuclear power plant, will use the plant's excess heat to produce ethanol and methane in addition to environmentally clean energy. With the networking and advisory capabilities available through NEI, AEHI hopes to accomplish this project on a more proactive timetable.

About Alternate Energy Holdings, Inc.

Alternate Energy Holdings actively develops and markets innovative clean energy sources to reduce dependence on foreign energy sources. Current projects include nuclear construction, an economical and environmentally-friendly fuel additive that will reduce the cost of natural gas energy production by 25% to 40%, marketable lightning harvesting technology for electricity production, coal to diesel fuel conversion, carbon dioxide removal from gas turbine exhaust, and urban mini-reactors for safe, compact power generation.

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which are intended to be covered by the safe harbors created thereby. Although AEHI believes that the assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein are reasonable, any assumption could be inaccurate, and therefore, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements included in this press release will prove to be accurate. In light of the significant uncertainties inherent in the forward-looking statements included herein, the inclusion should not be regarded as a representation by AEHI or any other person that the objective and plans of AEHI will be achieved.

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