ecoTECH Energy Group, Inc.
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ecoTECH Energy Group, Inc.

February 16, 2012 07:00 ET

ecoTECH Energy Group, Inc. Secures Debt Financing Package of $55 Million from CFI to Facilitate Future Power Plant Production

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON--(Marketwire - Feb. 16, 2012) - ecoTECH Energy Group, Inc (OTCBB:ECTH), headquartered in Seattle, WA, is pleased to announce that it has received a non-dilutive debt financing package from Corpfinance International Limited (CFI) to fund 60% or $55 Million CDN dollars of ecoTECH Energy Group (Canada) Inc.'s 5MW Power Plant and Aquaponic project in McBride B.C.

Colin Hall, Chairman and CEO of ecoTECH commented, "We are pleased to receive this commitment from CFI, one of the largest capital pools in Canada and look forward to building our operations in McBride, B.C. We believe that this project will be the start of a major regeneration of the industry in the area and that the economic opportunities to attract businesses will be ample. We are working with Corpfinance to complete the confirmatory due diligence process and to receive final approval of CFI's investment committee."

ecoTECH continues to receive political support from the Village of McBride and its Mayor Mike Frazier. The Village of McBride is continuing to work with the members of the Robson Valley Hydro Task Force in British Columbia to ensure development of the McBride Eco-Industrial Park and provide feasible solutions for the power transmission line. More information about the Village of McBride can be found at http://www.mcbride.ca.

About Corpfinance International Limited (CFI)

CFI is partly owned by the Canada Life Assurance Company which is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Great-West Life Assurance Company. CFI has previously provided financing for numerous successful power projects in British Columbia (including Rutherford Creek, Furry Creek, McNair Creek, Zeballos Lake and Boston Bar as well as other BC Projects under construction: Tyson Creek) and across Canada, and we look forward to successfully financing the Bremner and Trio Creeks Hydroelectric Projects. More infor.mation about CFI and its parent company can be found at http://www.corpfinance.ca and http://www.greatwestlife.com.

About ecoTECH Energy Group, Inc.

ecoTECH Energy Group, Inc. is a development-stage renewable energy company which plans to manufacture biomass-fueled power stations that produce renewable and sustainable "green" energy products. ecoTECH specializes in the development and operations of thermal, 24/7, "firm" electricity supply from "zero-carbon-footprint" power stations which utilize proprietary ecoTECH technologies that have been continuously improved and refined over the past 30 years. ecoTECH intends to build five Combined Heat and Power Stations across North America during the next five to seven years. More information about the Company may be found at www.ecoTECHenergygroup.com.

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