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Feb 22, 2005 - 16:01 ET Antrim Announces Appointment of Director

CALGARY, ALBERTA AND LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 22, 2005) - Antrim Energy Inc. (TSX:AEN) (AIM:AEY) ("Antrim") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jim Perry to the Board of Directors.

Mr. Perry is President, CEO and a Director of Alternative Fuel Systems (2004) Inc. ("AFS"), a TSX-Venture listed company. Prior to joining AFS he served as President and a Director of Global Thermoelectric Inc., as President of Computalog Ltd. and Schlumberger of Canada. Mr. Perry has also previously served as a Director of Plains Energy Services Ltd. and Enertec Geophysical Services Inc. both of which were TSE listed companies. Mr. Perry is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta.

Antrim also announces that it has completed the sale of a 9.5267% working interest in its South Larne Licence in Northern Ireland, UK. Antrim retains a one third interest in the Licence and will participate with its working interest partners in a seismic program expected to commence shortly to evaluate the Triassic Sherwood Sandstone.

Certain statements contained in this press release may be considered as "forward looking". Such "forward looking" statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from estimated or implied results.


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Antrim Energy Inc.
Stephen Greer
President & CEO
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113 (FAX)
Email: greer@antrimenergy.com

or

Antrim Energy Inc.
Janet Missal
International Investor Relations
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113 (FAX)
Email: missal@antrimenergy.com
Website: www.antrimenergy.com
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