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Monday 10 March, 2008

D1 Oils Plc

Change Non-Exec Directors

D1 Oils Plc
10 March 2008

10 March 2008

                       Change to Non-Executive Directors

D1 Oils plc (D1), the UK-based global producer of biodiesel, announces that its
founder and first Chairman, Karl Watkin, has resigned today as a Non-Executive
Director of the Company.

Lord Oxburgh of Liverpool, Chairman of D1, commented on the announcement as

'Karl has made a major and critical contribution to D1 Oils. The Company has
been built on his vision for the potential of jatropha as one of the most
promising sources for sustainable biodiesel. His early conclusion that supplies
of traditional food oils and grains could not support the development of the
biofuels industry, and that alternative energy crops like jatropha would be
important sources of green fuel was truly farsighted.'


D1 Oils:
Graham Prince, Head of Corporate Communications
Tel: +44 (0) 1642 755580
Mobile: +44 (0) 7973 323840

Mark Antelme
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7404 5959

Notes to Editors
D1 is a vertically integrated biofuels technology company. We develop new energy
crops into sustainable commercial fuels. We provide vertically integrated
technology and services: upstream technology for the breeding, development and
planting of new varieties of commercial biofuel crops; and downstream technology
to test and process crops to produce high-quality biofuels.

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