SOURCE: Alternative Fuel Technologies

September 29, 2009 14:23 ET

Alternative Fuel Technologies Inc. CEO Interviewed by Major Industry Online Destination

Alternative Fuel Technologies Inc. CEO Interviewed by Downstream Today

REDFORD, MI--(Marketwire - September 29, 2009) - Alternative Fuel Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AFTC) is pleased to announce that CEO James C. McCandless has been interviewed by Downstream Today, the most comprehensive information source available online serving the refining, petrochemical, pipeline, LNG and related industries. The article may be viewed at:

The article discusses the viability of DME as a diesel replacement. It also discusses AFTC as leading the way for the adaptation of DME for mass usage throughout the world citing its relationships with Ford and the Korean Institute for Energy Research (KIER). James McCandless is quoted in the article as saying, "AFTC has positioned itself to be the leader in the DME fuel system market, and winning contracts with KIER, Ford, or other automotive organizations would be a great boost for the company."

About DME

DME is a new ultra-clean diesel fuel replacement that can be produced from abundant resources. These include natural gas, landfill methane, coal and biomass. At current oil prices, DME can be produced and distributed at less than 1/2 the cost of conventional fuel. When burned in a diesel engine, all soot emissions are eliminated and NOx emissions are lowered dramatically without the use of expensive exhaust aftertreatment devices.

About AFTC:

Alternative Fuel Technology Inc. is a research & development organization engaged in the design, development and prototype manufacturing of advanced fuel systems for use with a new alternative fuel -- dimethyl either (DME). AFTC has developed practical, low-cost fuel injection equipment for DME fueled vehicles and currently provides complete DME fuel systems for testing and research purposes in addition to retrofit systems that can be used with most diesel engines. The company's ultimate goal is series production of DME fuel systems for the global automotive market by 2011.

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