SOURCE: New Frontier Energy, Inc.

May 02, 2008 09:12 ET

New Frontier Energy Raises $1.9 Million in Warrant Exercise

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - May 2, 2008) - New Frontier Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: NFEI), a natural resource company engaged in the exploration, acquisition and development of oil and gas properties in the United States, today announced the Company issued 1,914,015 common shares pursuant to the exercise of Series B Preferred warrants, and Series B Preferred Placement Agent warrants, receiving proceeds of $1,953,782.

Paul G. Laird, President and CEO of New Frontier Energy, said commenting on the completion of the exercise period: "We are pleased with the support of our existing shareholder base and look forward to utilizing the proceeds from the warrants to further develop the Slater Dome Field."

About New Frontier Energy, Inc.

Based in Denver, CO, New Frontier Energy, Inc. is an independent natural resource company engaged in the exploration, acquisition and development of oil and gas properties in the United States. New Frontier Energy has interests in three principal properties, the Slater Dome Field, located in northwest Colorado and south central Wyoming; the Flattops Prospect located in southwest Wyoming; and has entered into a farm-out agreement to acquire 74% working interest in the Focus Ranch Federal Unit, located in Routt County, Colorado, adjacent to and southeast of the Slater Dome Field.

New Frontier Energy is focusing on expanding CBM gas production at the Slater Dome Field, and exploring the adjacent Focus Ranch Unit and Flattops prospects. The Slater Dome Field is a coal bed methane development project located in the Sand Wash Basin or Atlantic Rim area near the Colorado and Wyoming border, and is a sub-basin of the Greater Green River Basin. The company owns the general partnership interest and a majority of the limited partnership interests in an 18-mile gas gathering line that delivers gas from the Slater Dome Field to a transportation hub. New Frontier Energy's common stock is listed on the over the counter bulletin board under the symbol "NFEI." Additional information about New Frontier Energy, Inc. can be found at the Company's website www.nfeinc.com.

Forward-looking Statements

The statements contained in this press release which are not historical fact are forward looking statements that involve certain risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, decreases in prices for natural gas and crude oil, unexpected decreases in gas and oil production, the timeliness, costs and success of development activities, unanticipated delays and costs resulting from regulatory compliance, and other risk factors described from time to time in the Company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. No assurances can be given that these statements will prove to be accurate. A number of risks and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ materially from these statements. While these forward-looking statements, and any assumptions upon which they are based, are made in good faith and reflect our current judgment regarding the direction of our business, actual results will almost always vary, sometimes materially, from any estimates, predictions, projections, assumptions or other future performance suggested herein. Except as required by applicable law, including the securities laws of the United States, we do not intend to update any of the forward-looking statements to conform these statements to actual results.

Contact Information

  • Investor contact:
    BC Capital Partners
    Bill Conboy
    (303) 415-2290

    For further information contact:
    New Frontier Energy, Inc.
    Paul G. Laird
    President
    (303) 730-9994