SOURCE: HyPower Fuel, Inc.

April 22, 2009 12:59 ET

HyPower Fuel Receives First Tranche of Grant Money From Alberta Government's $239 Million Program for Bio-Energy

WILMINGTON, DE--(Marketwire - April 22, 2009) - HyPower Fuel, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HYPF) is pleased to announce that subsequent to meetings and site visits from representatives of Alberta Energy and Alberta Agriculture that the first tranche of funding under the Alberta Government's $239 Million Bio-energy Infrastructure Development Program has been received. Mr. Douglas Bender, President of HyPower Fuel, Inc., stated, "We believe that the Provincial Government representatives were suitably impressed with our Proof of Technology demonstration plant. This plant proficiently displays our unique, ultra-green alternative fuel technologies. We look forward to submitting our next grant drawdown request under the program within the next thirty days."

Doug Bender went on to say, "In addition to the Provincial Government departments affecting our technologies, we have developed an excellent relationship with the National Research Council of Canada. We have also commenced discussions with Export Development Canada with a view to provide funding for biofuel plant construction."

About the HyPower Biofuel Process

The HyPower Biofuel process is a cutting edge biodiesel technology that has a number of competitive advantages over conventional biodiesel production methods. The HyPower process uses essentially no catalysts or water to produce or purify the biodiesel produced. All inputs are recovered or converted to saleable products. The capital and environmental footprints of the process should be significantly less than conventional methods of biodiesel production.

About HyPower Fuel, Inc.

HyPower Fuel, Inc. is a category leading company in the energy technology sector, focusing on providing innovative, clean alternative energies through unique methods. Currently HyPower has hydrogen insertion and production technologies and biodiesel production technologies in development and/or in the product commercialization stage. For more information please visit: www.hypowerfuel.com.

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