RED DEER, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan 7, 2013) - Blue Horizon Industries Inc. ("Blue Horizon" or the "Corporation") (CNSX:BH) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Blue Horizon Bio-Diesel Inc ("BH Bio-Diesel") has successfully completed a $50,000 short-term loan. The Corporation also announces that its wholly owned subsidiary Blue Horizon Energy Inc. ("BH Energy"), has decided not to re-new its Waskada oilsands lease in Manitoba.
On August 3, 2012 the Corporation''s wholly owned subsidiary, Blue Horizon Bio-Diesel entered into a short-term $50,000 loan agreement with a private lender. The terms of the agreement include an annual 12% interest rate and was payable in full on November 30, 2012. The Corporation and the lender are in discussions to amend the term to a mutually agreed date of repayment.
CLARIFICATION: On December 28, 2012, the Corporation announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Blue Horizon Bio-Diesel had entered into 2 short-term loan agreements for $382,000. In the Press Release the Corporation stated: "The funds will be used to purchase the re-newable diesel demonstration plant located in Reno, Nevada" The Corporation would like to clarify that this was a capital lease-purchase agreement in the amount of $332,000 together with a $50,000 short-term loan. The capital lease-purchase agreement includes a 0% annual interest component, and is payable in full on or before December 31, 2013, and the loan includes an annual rate of 12% and is payable on or before November 30, 2013. The Corporation also wishes to state that it anticipates full repayment according to the terms of the capital lease-purchase and the loan.
About Blue Horizon Industries Inc.
Blue Horizon Industries Inc. is a diversified industrial company with a four-fold strategic focus. The Corporation operates through three subsidiary companies; Blue Horizon Energy Inc. - 100% owned ("Blue Horizon Energy"), Blue Horizon Bio-Diesel Inc. - 100% owned ("BH Bio-Diesel") and Blue Horizon Mining Inc. - 74% owned ("BH Mining"). Blue Horizon Contracting ("BH Contracting") and BH Energy are wholly-owned divisions of Blue Horizon Energy. BH Contracting is currently working with BH Bio-Diesel on the dismantling and re-erection of the demonstration plant while BH Energy is the Operator in exploration interests for oil and gas in Western Canada having participated in 3 test wells and one horizontal well in 2011. BH Mining is advancing two mining projects in British Columbia and BH Bio-Diesel has an exclusive sub-license agreement to build green renewable-diesel plants in Canada.
The shares of the parent company, Blue Horizon Industries Inc., are listed to trade on the Canadian National Stock Exchange ("CNSX") under the symbol BH.
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