SOURCE: BlueFire Ethanol Fuels, Inc.

March 13, 2008 09:30 ET

Liolios Group to Lead BlueFire's Investor Relations

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - March 13, 2008) - BlueFire Ethanol Fuels, Inc. (OTCBB: BFRE) is changing the energy paradigm through the construction and operation of cellulose-to-ethanol production facilities. BlueFire has engaged the Liolios Group to lead its investor relations and financial communications efforts.

"The Liolios Group brings many years of experience, expertise and proven results in helping companies build quality, long-term relationships with leading analysts, money managers, and institutions," said BlueFire CFO Christopher Scott. "We are confident their team of talented professionals will help us deliver BlueFire's message more effectively to our shareholders and raise our profile throughout the investment community, the financial media, and our target markets."

BlueFire Ethanol is one of six ethanol companies awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for its planned ethanol production facility. Of the six, BlueFire is the only one to build next to landfills and use the landfill's freely available cellulosic wastes.

Scott Liolios, president of the Liolios Group, stated, "The interest in Clean-tech technologies by the financial community continues to gain momentum, especially for companies like BlueFire that are moving from proven concept to large scale fuel production. BlueFire represents a unique opportunity in this emerging field. We look forward to building a comprehensive and strategic investor relations program that effectively communicates this message to shareholders and potential new investors."

About Liolios Group

The Liolios Group, Inc. is a highly selective and comprehensive investor relations firm specializing in small and micro-cap companies. By design, Liolios Group represents only a handful of clients, permitting a strong, individualized focus, and facilitating broader exposure to the financial community. For more information about the Liolios Group visit www.liolios.com.

About BlueFire Ethanol

BlueFire Ethanol, Inc. was established to deploy a commercially ready, patented, and proven Concentrated Acid Hydrolysis Technology Process for the profitable conversion of cellulosic ("Green Waste") waste materials to ethanol, a viable alternative to gasoline. BlueFire is the only cellulose-to-ethanol company worldwide with demonstrated production of ethanol from urban trash (post-sorted MSW), rice and wheat straws, wood waste and other agricultural residues. BlueFire Ethanol is one of six ethanol companies awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for its planned ethanol production facility using cellulosic wastes diverted from landfills in Southern California. The facility will produce approximately 17 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol per year from green waste, wood waste and other cellulosic urban wastes. For more information, go to www.BlueFireEthanol.com.

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