Lightbridge Featured on Fox Business News in February

Lightbridge Featured on Fox Business News in February

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lightbridge Corporation
(Nasdaq:LTBR), a leading innovator of next generation nuclear fuel designs and
provider of nuclear energy consulting services to commercial and governmental
organizations, today announced that Lightbridge and President and Chief
Executive Officer Seth Grae will be featured on nationwide broadcasts in
February of "The RedChip Money Report" on Fox Business News. Mr. Grae will be
interviewed first at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2013.A second separate talk
is set for 2 p.m. Saturday, February 23.

Mr. Grae is expected to discuss Lightbridge's achievement of recent milestones
in the development of its nuclear fuel technology, which can increase the
power output of existing and new reactors, reduce nuclear waste and enhance
proliferation resistance.He also will provide an update on the company's
nuclear energy advisory services to commercial and governmental entities
worldwide.Cable television network Fox Business News is estimated to reach
more than 65 million homes throughout the United States.

About Lightbridge Corporation

Lightbridge is a US nuclear energy company based in McLean, Virginia with
operations in Abu Dhabi, Moscow and London.The Company develops proprietary,
proliferation resistant, next generation nuclear fuel technologies for
existing and future nuclear reactor systems.The Company also 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 to 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.The Company leverages
those broad and integrated capabilities by offering its services to commercial
entities and governments with a need to establish or expand nuclear industry
capabilities and infrastructure.

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Forward Looking Statements

This news release contains statements that are forward-looking in nature,
including statements regarding Lightbridge's competitive position and product
and service offerings.These statements are based on current expectations on
the date of this news release and involve a number of risks and uncertainties
that may cause actual results to differ significantly from such estimates.The
risks include, but are not limited to, the degree of market adoption of the
Company's product and service offerings; market competition; dependence on
strategic partners; and the Company's ability to manage its business
effectively in a rapidly evolving market.Certain of these and other risks are
set forth in more detail in Lightbridge's filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission.Lightbridge does not assume any obligation to update or
revise any such forward-looking statements, whether as the result of new
developments or otherwise.

CONTACT: Gary Sharpe
         Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
         Lightbridge Corporation
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