Alternative Petroleum Technologies Celebrates the Inauguration of its Blending Unit at a Refinery

By Alternative Petroleum Technologies S.a., PRNE
Monday, July 19, 2010

LUXEMBOURG, July 20, 2010 - Alternative Petroleum Technologies S.A. ("APT") announced today that its
75,000 ton (or approximately 75 million liters) per year capacity blending
unit was recently inaugurated by a refinery located in northeast India. The
refinery is owned and operated by India's largest oil company, the Indian Oil
Corporation ("IOC").

Robert Francis, VP of Operations at APT, reported that "the blending unit
system's inauguration is an important step in the formal commissioning of
APT's emulsification system in India". He further stated, "The blending
unit's custom design is compatible with the high safety and tight space
requirements for a refinery and was erected with support from local
construction companies certified to work within the refinery".

About Alternative Petroleum Technologies (

Alternative Petroleum Technologies S.A. is the holding company for a
group of environmental technology companies dedicated to all aspects of
cost-effective solutions to environmental problems. We offer technologies and
expertise to help operators of compression-ignition engines and industrial
boilers meet increasingly stringent emissions requirements. We are developing
new ways to help international power plant operators meet the constantly
growing demand for electricity with heavier oil products that are made
cleaner and more economical. And we are meeting the challenge of providing
even cleaner biodiesel fuels with new generations of emulsified fuels.

For more information please contact APT at


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