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Jan 22, 2001 - 16:04 ET Antrim Energy Inc. Announces Closing of Private Placement

CALGARY, ALBERTA--ANTRIM ENERGY INC. (CDNX: AEN) ("Antrim") 
announced today the closing of its previously announced private 
placement of an aggregate of 222,222 Common Shares at a price of 
$0.90 per Common Share to Mr. Keith Skipper, Executive 
Vice-President of Antrim. 

All of the Common Shares issued by Antrim pursuant to the private 
placement are subject to a four month hold period and as such are 
subject to restrictions on their resale prior to May 19, 2001. 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Antrim Energy Inc.
Stephen Greer
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113 (FAX)
E-mail: greers@antrimenergy.com

or

Antrim Energy Inc.
Keith Scrimger
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113
E-mail: scrimger@antrimenergy.com
Website: www.antrimenergy.com
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