Alter NRG announces appointment of Alter NRG CEO to the Gasification Technologies Council Executive Committee

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CALGARY, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - (TSX: NRG; OTCQX: ANRGF) Alter NRG Corp. ("Alter NRG" or the "Company") announces that Walter Howard, CEO of Alter NRG, has been appointed to the Gasification Technologies Council ("GTC") Executive Committee as part of an effort to restructure to make it more representative of all  segments of the gasification industry.

Walter Howard states that "I am pleased to become a member of the Executive Committee of the most important Gasification Organization in North America.  On this committee are esteemed members from companies like GE, Siemens, Air Products, Bechtel and other respected companies in the industry.  Alter NRG's commercial history and success have prompted the GTC to invite me onto the committee and I look forward to working to further educate and develop awareness of the market potential of waste gasification into clean and renewable energy solutions"

ABOUT ALTER NRG

Alter NRG provides alternative energy solutions to meet the growing demand for environmentally responsible and economically viable energy in world markets. Alter NRG's primary objective is to further commercialize the Westinghouse Plasma Gasification Technology, through its wholly owned subsidiary, to provide renewable and clean energy solutions from a wide variety of feedstocks, and provide a wide variety of energy outputs - including liquid fuels like ethanol and diesel, electrical power, and syngas.

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SOURCE: Alter NRG Corp.

For further information:

Walter Howard, Chief Executive Officer
(403) 806-3877
whoward@alternrg.ca

Daniel Hay, Chief Financial Officer
(403) 214-4235
dhay@alternrg.ca