Newalta Income Fund Announces Exercise and Closing of Over-Allotment Option


    TSX Trading Symbol: NAL.UN

    CALGARY, Nov. 27 /CNW/ - Newalta Income Fund ("Newalta") (TSX:NAL.UN)
today announced the closing of the over-allotment option from the previously
announced $100 million Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debenture offering
completed on November 16, 2007. The underwriters exercised the entire
over-allotment option resulting in additional gross proceeds of $15 million.
The underwriting syndicate for this offering was led by CIBC World Markets
Inc. as the sole bookrunner, and co-led by RBC Capital Markets.
    The net proceeds from the offering, including the net proceeds from the
over-allotment option, will be used to pay down outstanding indebtedness
borrowed to fund acquisitions and growth capital expenditures in 2007.

    Newalta Income Fund is the largest Canadian industrial waste management
and environmental services provider and focuses on maximizing the value
inherent in industrial waste through the recovery of saleable products and
recycling. It also provides environmentally sound disposal of solid,
non-hazardous industrial waste. With talented people and a national network of
facilities, Newalta serves customers in the automotive, forestry,
manufacturing, mining, oil and gas, petrochemical, pulp and paper, steel and
transportation service industries. Providing solid investor returns,
exceptional customer service, safe operations and environmental stewardship
has enabled Newalta to expand into new service sectors and geographic markets.
Newalta Income Fund's units trade on the TSX as NAL.UN. For more information,

For further information:

For further information: Newalta Income Fund: Anne M. MacMicken,
Director, Investor Relations, (403) 806-7019

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