KlimaFa/Planktos Trees Support Dell Computer's EU ''Plant A Tree For Me'' Campaign

/CNW/ - Global ecorestoration firms Planktos Corp. and Budapest subsidiary
company KlimaFa Ltd. are pleased to announce an agreement to become a supplier
of voluntary GHG offsets, carbon credits, to support Dell Computer's European
"Plant a Tree For Me" campaign.

    Some of the ten thousand hectares of new native species forests being
planted by KlimaFa in Hungary's National Parks provide the means for Dell's
customers in Europe to offset the greenhouse gases associated with computer
purchase and use. Voluntary payments made by customers purchasing Dell
computers help fund the planting of the trees in the Planktos/KlimaFa European
Union Climate Parks Initiative. Many more EU climate carbon credit buyers are
expected to soon join Dell as customers for the millions of tonnes of KlimaFa
carbon credits.

    KlimaFa, based in Budapest, is a leading ecorestoration company working
to recreate native mixed species climate forest parks protected in perpetuity
by EU National Park system partners. Its parent company Planktos is also
working to restore plankton blooms, the ocean forest in pelagic ocean
ecosystems. The two companies produce and earn carbon credits by restoring
critical environments harmed when anthropogenic CO2 is allowed to build up in
the atmosphere. Removing this CO2 from the air and using it to revive and
re-grow healthy living plant communities, trees and seas is the greener
solution to climate change. It's greener because it both removes CO2 from the
air where it would further harm the living planet and at the same time helps
to repair a century of damage done by excess CO2 to those same living trees
and seas. As an important pair of solutions to help mitigate global climate
change, the work of Planktos/KlimaFa is compliant with international and
national regulatory processes and subject to rigorous independent scientific
third-party review and approval.

    Planktos/KlimaFa worked with commodity and bonds giant Cantor
Fitzgerald's subsidiary "Cantor CO2e" and Carbonfund.org (Dell's carbon offset
provider) to provide the benefit of its ecorestoration work, as measured in
the form of carbon credits, to allow Dell customers to choose the
Planktos/KlimaFa greener solution.

    "We are pleased to be working with these world-class organizations
dedicated to the common goal of restoring trees and seas in the name of
climate change mitigation," said Russ George, president and CEO of Planktos.
"The Dell program is splendid in that it leads the way for product
manufacturers, industries, and individuals to slow the pace of climate change
immediately, cheaply, and in the most eco-positive way possible."

    Planktos is a public company traded under the symbol PLKT.ob. Its
dramatic recent rise in stock value is attributed to increasing recognition of
the impacts of global warming and climate change and companies working to
deliver affordable solutions. "We don't have to make a choice between
environmental catastrophe and economic catastrophe," said George. "Working
with companies like Dell, Planktos/KlimaFa offers a fantastic way for us to
provide our high-quality greenhouse gas mitigation products, which we produce
in large volumes at low cost, as the most affordable and 'greener solution' to
global climate and ocean change."

For further information:

For further information: Planktos/KlimaFa Mr. Russ George,
President/CEO, +1 650-638-1975 russ.george@planktos.com or KlimaFa Dr. David
Gazdag, Managing Director, 36-202-237-496 david.gazdag@klimafa.com

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