HTC Hydrogen Technologies Corp.

HTC Hydrogen Technologies Corp.

March 03, 2005 11:23 ET

HTC Hydrogen Technologies Corp. Announces the Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Australia's Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies 'C02CRC'


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FOR: HTC HYDROGEN TECHNOLOGIES CORP.

TSX VENTURE SYMBOL: HTC

MARCH 3, 2005 - 11:23 ET

HTC Hydrogen Technologies Corp. Announces the Signing
of a Memorandum of Understanding with Australia's
Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas
Technologies 'C02CRC'

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(CCNMatthews - March 3, 2005) - HTC Hydrogen
Technologies Corp.(TSX VENTURE:HTC) -

HTC announced today the formal signing of a MOU with the C02CRC in
Canberra Australia

HTC and C02CRC have agreed to work closely together to:

- Identify a suitable location for a demonstration plant in Australia to
meet the requirements of commercialization and a staging platform for
the Asia Pacific markets

- Develop a Collaborative Research Agreement in the area of membrane
design technology that would be used in HTC's demonstration plant

- Integrate Australian developed C02 capture and sequestration
technologies into the HTC Suite of Technologies

Mr. Lionel Kambeitz - Chairman and CEO stated, "The C02CRC is a very
well respected organization in Australia, and is the guiding
organization of the Hydrogen Economy and the related Greenhouse Gas
technologies in Australia. Our alignment with the C02CRC will provide
HTC with invaluable information on the Australian and Asia-Pacific
commercial markets, as well as provide us with additional research
capabilities that will enhance HTC's leadership position in hydrogen
production and C02 capture technologies"

Symbol: HTC TSX-V

HTC Hydrogen Technologies Corp. corporate developments can be followed
on www.htchydrogen.com and www.hydrogenthermochem.com.

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