SOURCE: Americas Energy Company

September 10, 2009 20:48 ET

Trend Technology and Americas Energy Company Sign Definitive Merger Agreement

KNOXVILLE, TN--(Marketwire - September 10, 2009) - Trend Technology Corporation (OTCBB: TRET) and Americas Energy Company announced today that the two companies have signed their Definitive Merger Agreement. Trend Technology Corporation will purchase 100% of the shares of Americas Energy Company. Under the terms of the agreement, Trend Technology Corporation will emerge as the surviving company. In preparation for the merger Trend Technology Corporation will change its name to Americas Energy Company with the trading symbol to follow.

"The completion of this transaction will allow Americas Energy Company to move forward with its aggressive plan to grow our business and exploit our recently acquired rights to 9,800,000 tons of high grade steam coal in Bell County, Kentucky and 4,571,000 million tons of proven metallurgical grade coal in Bledsoe County, Tennessee," said Chris Headrick, President and CEO of Americas Energy Company.

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 Eastern 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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