HLT Energies 2006 inc.

HLT Energies 2006 inc.

February 19, 2007 17:00 ET

HLT Energies 2006 inc.: Signing of Another Private Placement, Updating on Corporate Information and Granting of Incentive Stock Options

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 19, 2007) - HLT Energies 2006 inc. (TSX VENTURE:HES), a leader in the production and the sale of sustainable and renewable energy to the solar thermal industry, announces progress in several of its ongoing financial and corporate projects.

Private placement

HLT is proud to announce the conclusion of another placement from private investors in the order of 600,000.00$, representing 2, 000,000 units. Each unit will comprise a common share at 0.30$ each and a warrant exercisable within the 24 months following closing at 0.30$ each, being the same sas ubscription price the December 2006's private placement subscribed by a person related to management and by a corporation related to an insider.

In the words of Gerald Desourdy, President and Chief Operating Officer, "This private placement is another statement of confidence in the potential growth of HLT. The product of this placement will be available at closing, enabling HLT to accelerate its business plan. This investment will accelerate the commercialization of the technology and expand the market opportunities while supporting on-going development activities".

This placement is governed by the TSX-V regulations, and therefore, subject to a due diligence. Closing will occur on or before March 31, 2007.


HLT Energies 2006 Inc and its subsidiary, HLT Energies Inc. merged on December 31, 2006. under the business name - HLT Energies Inc This reengineering simplifies the corporate structure while providing the proper structure for growth. The year end has been changed from December 31 to September 30 of each year.

It is to be noted that this change of name for HLT Energies Inc. has no effect on the validity of the share certificate already issued by the company. HLT common shares will continue to be traded on the TSX Venture on the symbol "HES".

The holders of those share certificates may, if they so wish and without obligation, contact the transfer agent of the company, Computershare, to obtain new share certificates under the name of HLT Energies Inc.

Grant of Incentive Stock Options

Within the framework of its annual stock option based compensation plan, HLT Energies Inc ("HLT" or the "Company") granted last February 12, 2007, 125 000 incentive stock options to a member of management under HLT's current stock option plan (the "Plan"). The options will vest in accordance with the vesting schedule determined by the Plan, with an expiring date of February 12th, 2012, and are exercisable at a price of $0.20 per share, being the closing price of HLT's common shares on the TSX Venture Exchange on February 9, 2007.

The unexercised stock options before expiration date will be cancelled. At present, the terms and conditions of the plan grant vesting rights on the stock options gradually on an 36-month period.

About HLT

HLT is a leader in the production and the sale of sustainable solar thermal energy at lower cost than conventional sources such as electricity and natural gas to the multi residential, commercial, industrial and institutional customers. HLT operates, maintains and remains owner of its thermal plants installed at the customer's premises, thus avoiding capital cost for them. By adding the Stiebel Eltron product line to its current product, HLT Energies is now able to completely cover the solar thermal market, from institutional and commercial clients to residential clients.

Forward-looking Statements

Certain statements made in this press release and other statements regarding our strategy, future operations, financial position, future revenues, projected costs, prospects, plans and objectives other than statements of historical facts are forward-looking statements. We cannot guarantee that we actually will achieve the results, plans, intentions or expectations disclosed in our forward-looking statements and you should not place undue reliance on therein. The information in this press release, including any forward-looking statements, is provided as of the date of this news release and should not be relied upon as representing our estimates as of any subsequent date. We do not assume any obligation to update or revise any forward looking statements except as required by law, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

The TSX Venture Exchange is free of any responsibility concerning the relevance or exactitude of this press release.

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