MCLEAN, Va., May 7, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lightbridge Corporation (Nasdaq:LTBR), a leading provider of nuclear energy consulting services to commercial and governmental entities worldwide, announced today that the Company will be presenting at the 2010 Deutsche Bank Alternative Energy, Utilities and Power Conference. The conference will take place at the Mandarin Hotel in Washington, D.C. on May 11 and 12, 2010.  

Lightbridge President and CEO Seth Grae will present at the conference on Tuesday, May 11 from 4:10 p.m. to 4:40 p.m. (EDT). A live, audio webcast of the presentation will be available by visiting the investor relations section of the Lightbridge website at http://ltbridge.com/newsevents .

About Lightbridge Corporation

Lightbridge is a U.S. nuclear energy company based in McLean, VA. with operations in Abu Dhabi, Moscow and London. The Company develops non-proliferative nuclear fuel technology and provides comprehensive advisory services for established and emerging nuclear programs based on a philosophy of transparency, non-proliferation, safety and operational excellence. Lightbridge's breakthrough fuel technology is establishing new global standards for safe and clean nuclear power and leading the way towards a sustainable energy future. Lightbridge consultants provide integrated strategic advice and expertise across a range of disciplines including regulatory affairs, nuclear reactor procurement and deployment, reactor and fuel technology and international relations. It leverages those broad and integrated capabilities by offering their services to commercial entities and governments with a need to establish or expand nuclear industry capabilities and infrastructure.

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