Fission Energy Corp.
TSX VENTURE : FIS

Fission Energy Corp.

May 08, 2009 17:29 ET

Fission Energy Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement Financing

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 8, 2009) - Fission Energy Corp. ("Fission" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:FIS) is pleased to announce that it has negotiated a non-brokered Flow Through private placement of 583,166 common shares at CDN $0.36 per share for total proceeds of $209,940. Proceeds from the sale of the common shares will be used to advance the development of the Company's properties.

FISSION ENERGY CORP. is a Canadian based resource company specializing in the strategic acquisition, exploration and development of uranium properties and is headquartered in Kelowna, British Columbia. The Company's common shares are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "FIS".

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The common shares have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.

This press release contains "forward-looking information" that is based on Fission's current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections. This forward-looking information includes, among other things, statements with respect to Fission's development plans. The words "will", "anticipated", "plans" or other similar words and phrases are intended to identify forward-looking information.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Ross McElroy, President & COO

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts reasonability for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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