SOURCE: Great Rock Development Corporation

April 20, 2012 09:00 ET

Great Rock Development Corporation Acquires Gold Rights to Cobequid Highland Claims in Nova Scotia

SAULT STE MARIE, ON--(Marketwire - Apr 20, 2012) - Great Rock Development Corporation (PINKSHEETS: GROC) reported today it has acquired gold mineral rights for 4200 acres of the Byers Brook and Shatter Lake claims of the Cobequid Highlands of Nova Scotia. In recent months the region has been the object of intense scrutiny because of discoveries of gold mineralization by Dr T.G. MacHattie of the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources (http://www.gov.ns.ca/natr/meb/data/pubs/12ofr01/12ofr01.pdf).

Great Rock Chairman Dr Luc C Duchesne said, "Mining exploration and mining are energy intensive processes. With the increasing cost of energy we predict that mining companies will show increasing needs for cost-effective energy solutions, which is at the center of the Company's core business. Discussions are underway with mining specialists for the establishment of a prospection plan in the near future and commence field work this summer."

Great Rock Development Corporation offers comprehensive design, development and management services to the Biomass, Solar Thermal & PV and Wind energy industry. The Company brings decades of energy consulting experience to the marketplace. Management's approach is aimed at rapid growth through partnerships, mergers and acquisitions using the principals' connectivity and experience in the marketplace.

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