EmberClear files Amended Technical Report Incorporating the Initial Drilling Results

CALGARY, Nov. 7, 2011 /CNW/ - EmberClear Corp. (TSXV: EMB) ("EmberClear" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has filed an Amended National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects ("NI 43-101") compliant technical report (the "Technical Report") on its coal deposits at its Good Spring Property ("the Property" or "Tracy Slope Mine") located in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. EmberClear embarked on a drilling program in May 2011 and the initial results are included in this Amended Technical Report. The Technical Report was prepared under the supervision of Phillip Lucas of Summit Engineering Inc. ("Summit") and Warren Evenson of Norwest Corporation and is entitled "An Independent National Instrument 43-101 Report Summarizing Potential Tonnage of EmberClear Reserves Inc., Good Spring Property also called the Tracy Slope Mine, Porter and Frailey Townships Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania". The Technical Report indicates that there are approximately 100 - 216 million potential tons on the Property in the 23 seams evaluated in the Technical Report, as further described below. The Technical Report is available on the Company's website www.emberclear.com and under the Company's SEDAR profile on www.sedar.com.

Further work is ongoing to attempt to elevate the potential tons to a resource classification. Contingent on the successful estimation of coal resources Norwest will incorporate the drilling results into a scoping level study and preliminary economic assessment. EmberClear has added another drilling rig to this project, bringing the total number of rigs on site to four.

"The Technical Report is an important step in quantifying the Tracy Slope Mine's asset potential," stated Albert Lin, CEO of EmberClear. "We are confident our ongoing drilling will provide the proper basis for the impending economic analysis depicting the full commercial mining potential for this property."

Good Spring Property Area
Seam Range of Potential Tonnage (million tons)
Peach Mountain 0.4 0.9
Little Tracy 1.0 1.9
Tracy 3.6 7.0
Little Diamond 4.9 7.9
Diamond 6.7 9.9
Orchard 11.9 16.6
Primrose 5.3 14.8
Holmes 5.4 8.0
Four Foot 0.0 0.0
Mammoth Top Split 4.0 6.4
Mammoth Middle Split 7.2 13.5
Mammoth Bottom Split 5.3 11.9
Skidmore 4.3 12.8
Seven Foot 3.1 10.8
Buck Mountain 9.4 18.1
Scotty Steel #3 0.5 9.9
Scotty Steel #2 2.8 5.0
Lykens Valley #1 5.5 13.9
Lykens Valley #2 9.6 20.5
Lykens Valley #3 0.0 0.0
Lykens Valley #4 7.3 12.1
Lykens Valley #5 2.2 14.2
Lykens Valley #6 0.0 0.0
Total Potential Tonnage 100.4 216.1

The potential tonnage was calculated from the volumetric estimate of each coal seam within the boundaries of the Good Spring Property (approximately 560 acres) using a coal density of 90 pounds per cubic foot.  The minimum and maximum thicknesses used were obtained either from reported historical drilling in the vicinity, USGS Columnar Sections or EmberClear's current drilling program.  The volumetric values have been rounded to reflect the conceptual nature of the parameters.

At this time, due to insufficient exploration, the Potential Tonnage Estimates stated are conceptual in nature and cannot be defined as a mineral resource. It is uncertain if further exploration will result in the target being delineated as a mineral resource.

The Technical Report explains that the geologic structure within the property is complex, consisting of generally asymmetrical northeast-southwest striking synclines whose structure is modified by a series of faults. The fault-system is the area dominated by thrust faults and the faults have had a significant effect on the anthracite coal deposits. The economic benefit associated with this geology is that the folding and faulting has increased the amount of coal available beneath a given property area, particularly where properties are situated over synclines and anticlines.

"Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania where our Tracy Slope Mine or Good Spring Property is located has a legacy of successful mining for over a hundred years. Our team's knowledge and commitment to implementing a long term mining plan will provide a solid foundation for our company to manage and grow its business," said Albert Lin.

As evidenced by the results of previous and current drilling and research on the Good Spring Property and adjacent properties, there are at least twenty-three (23) coal seams that may be present within the project area that may be considered as potential tonnage.

As of September 2, 2011, EmberClear's drilling program has consisted of four boreholes ranging in depth from 1,400 feet to 3,440 feet below the surface elevation. Two of the boreholes have been drilled using the diamond core drilling method, while the remaining boreholes have been drilled using the air/mud rotary method of drilling.  The depths and thicknesses from the coal seams intercepted in each of the four (4) boreholes as of September 2, 2011 have been used in the evaluation of the coal seam potential tonnage calculations.  The coal quality analyzed within the Good Spring Property from EmberClear's drilling program as of September 2, 2011 meets the average range values for anthracite coal. The range of values for fixed carbon for all seams analyzed as of September 2, 2011 is from 68.32 percent to 81.42 percent; the range of values for volatile matter for all seams analyzed as of September 2, 2011 is from 6.57 percent to 7.58 percent; the range of values for ash content for all seams analyzed as of September 2, 2011 is from 12.01 percent to 24.48 percent; the range of values for sulfur content for all seams analyzed as of September 2, 2011 is from 0.54 percent to 0.87 percent and the range of values for BTU for all seams analyzed as of September 2, 2011 is from 11,361 to 13,334.  All samples were analyzed on a dry basis.

The following table is derived from the Technical Report and provides a range based on Summit's estimate of the composite anthracite coal quality on the coal seams within the Property area using data provided by EmberClear.  The Technical Report states that the values in the table may be good representative average range of values of the coal quality of the Property, but further exploration and testing is needed to verify this.

Range Of Coal Quality From Good Spring Property
Parameter Range
B.T.U./lb. 11,361 13,334
Volatile Matter (%) 6.57 7.58
Fixed Carbon (%) 68.32 81.42
Ash (%) 12.01 24.48
Sulfur (%) 0.54 0.87
Initial Deformation
2460°F 2705°F
Softening Temperature 2470°F 2725°F
2480°F 2770°F
Fluid Temperature 2510°F 2800°F

The Amended NI 43-101 Technical Report will not include any current economic analysis, and future economic analysis is contingent on the deposit meeting the requirements of a coal resource.

Qualified Person

Phillip Lucas, P.E., Vice President of Summit Engineering Inc., is a "Qualified Person" and independent of the Company in accordance with NI 43-101. Mr. Lucas has reviewed and approved the technical and scientific information contained in this news release.

Warren A. Evenson, P.G., Professional Geologist at Norwest Corporation, is a "Qualified Person" and independent of the Company in accordance with NI 43-101. Mr. Evenson has reviewed and approved the technical and scientific information contained in this news release.

About EmberClear

EmberClear is an advanced energy development company. Based on global energy needs from a growing population, our solutions are designed to deploy commercial scale energy technologies, which enable dramatic improvements in the efficiency and cleanliness of fossil fuels and alternative energy sources. Our goal is to find economically viable business models with the potential to deliver reduced emissions of over 50% when compared to industry average results in the utilization of coal while also deploying state of the art carbon dioxide capture solutions.

Our expertise is being utilized by a diverse group of governments, utilities, miners, and industrial companies spanning a wide range of geographies with the common interest in creating gasification, supercritical (SC), ultra-supercritical (USC), circulating fluidized bed (CFB) and post-combustion carbon dioxide capture (PCC) energy solutions producing electricity, synthetic gas, liquid fuels, fertilizers, and industrial construction products.  Our solutions often include the vast thermal chemistry sciences and processes developed by the world's largest power company, Huaneng Clean Energy Research Institute (Huaneng CERI). As the leading firm in experience and resources devoted to this industry, our partnership ensures proven energy solutions are also financially sustainable so that the benefits accrue to the global marketplace and not just a few special projects.

For more information please visit www.emberclear.com.

Safe Harbour for Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements contained in this document constitute forward-looking statements or information (collectively "forward-looking statements") within the meaning of the "safe harbour" provisions of applicable securities legislation. Forward-looking statements are typically identified by words such as "anticipate," "continue," "estimate," "expect," "forecast," "may," "will," "project," "could," "plan," "intend," "should," "believe," "outlook," "potential," "target," "seek," "budget," "predict," "might" and similar words suggesting future events or future performance. All statements other than statements of historical fact may be forward-looking statements.  In particular, this document contains forward-looking statements pertaining to the estimates of coal deposits, the quality of those coal deposits, and the Company's plan to conduct a detailed drilling and characterization engineering study for the purpose of re-classifying the potential tonnage identified in the Technical Report into resources and to quantify the size of the Tracy Slope Mine seams currently recorded as zero in the Technical Report. Due to insufficient exploration, the Potential Tonnage Estimates stated are conceptual in nature and cannot be defined as a mineral resource. It is uncertain if further exploration will result in the target being delineated as a mineral resource. With respect to forward-looking statements contained in this document, we have made assumptions regarding the worldwide demand for coal, demand and political support for clean energy technologies and the existence of coal deposits on the Property. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements contained in this document, and the assumptions on which such forward-looking statements are made, are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements included in this document, as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which the forward-looking statements are based will occur. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve numerous assumptions, known and unknown risks and uncertainties that contribute to the possibility that the predictions, forecasts, projections and other forward-looking statements will not occur, which may cause our actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any estimates or projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause these differences include but are not limited to: the Company may be adversely affected by other economic, business and/or competitive factors; the worldwide demand for coal; the price of coal; the price of alternative fuel sources; the supply of coal and other competitive factors; the costs to mine and transport coal; the ability to obtain new mining permits; the risks of expanding coal production; the Company's ability to continue to execute its growth strategies; and general economic conditions. The forward-looking statements contained in this document speak only as of the date of this document. Except as expressly required by applicable securities laws, we do not undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The forward-looking statements contained in this document are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.

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© 2011 EmberClear Corp. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

 The following Geology Cross Section is taken from the Technical Report.

Image with caption: "Geology Cross Section (CNW Group/EmberClear Corp.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20111107_C2998_PHOTO_EN_6194.jpg

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