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Date:3/6/2009

ificantly increasing feedstock yield per hectare of land.

These traits are just some of the technologies developed by the company, which include Yield Protection Technology(R) (YPT(R)) and other traits that stabilize seed yields in drought and heat conditions and improve seed size.

"Current assessments for the North American biofuels market indicate that over 1 billion tons of dry biomass per year will be required to switch current petroleum consumption to 30% renewable fuels," says Mr. Matthewman. "Non-food purpose grown energy crops can provide the yield per hectare necessary to sustainably and cost-efficiently support a new clean energy industrial sector."

PPI's next generation of non-food biofuel crops will also provide benefits to farmers by providing alternative crops such as switch grass, Miscanthus, sorghum and hemp that can be grown on marginal land with limited fertilizer and water requirements.

This next generation biofuel conversion technologies will be driven by PPI trait improvements have the potential to offer the necessary solutions for Canada to create a viable, profitable new clean energy industrial sector that use reliable, consistent, non-food feedstocks with superior processing characteristics, according to Mr. Matthewman. PPI is currently working with its partners to enable the value chain that will see these improvements brought to commercial reality.

    About Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC)
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Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is an arm's-length foundation which has received $1.05 billion from the Government of Canada as part of its commitment to create a healthy environment and a high quality of life for all Canadians.

SDTC operates two funds aimed at the development and demonstration of innovative technological solutions. The $550 million SD Tech Fund(TM) supports project
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