SOURCE: Americas Energy Company

October 02, 2009 14:28 ET

Trend Technology and Americas Energy Company Sign Sub-Contract Mining Agreement With Clear Development, LLC

KNOXVILLE, TN--(Marketwire - October 2, 2009) - Trend Technology Corporation (OTCBB: TRET) and Americas Energy Company (AECo) announced today that AECo has entered into a contract for sub-contract mining services with Clear Development, LLC (Clear) of Lafollette, Tennessee. Clear will oversee all of our surface mining activities and coordinate site planning with our engineers.

"From day one AECo has planned to work with the best of class in our industry. The Clear family brings 40+ years of experience in the surface mine industry to our company. That experience will assist us in producing the highest quality mined product. Clear has begun mobilization this week and is planning to begin operations next week on the Hance seam on our Upland Church surface mine project in Bell County, Kentucky," said Chris Headrick, President and Co-CEO of Americas Energy Company. Mr. Headrick added, "Clear plans to produce approximately 15,000 short tons per month in surface and auger coal on this permit. Once those productions numbers are attained, we plan to begin extending our mine permits on this project."

About Americas Energy Company

We are a consolidator of high quality energy properties, operating out of our main offices in Knoxville, TN. We currently operate projects in both Kentucky and Tennessee. AECo invests in energy projects throughout the Americas. We are currently evaluating several additional coal projects, as well as an oil and gas rework project in Southeastern Kentucky.

Safe Harbor statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: The statements in this release relating to completion of the acquisition and the positive direction are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Some or all of the results anticipated by these forward-looking statements may not occur. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, contractual difficulties which may arise, the failure to obtain necessary approvals, the future market price of Trend Technology Corporation common stock and the ability to obtain the necessary financing.

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