VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 17, 2012) - New Zealand Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NZ)(OTCQX:NZERF) ("NZEC" or the "Company") will be presenting at the Canaccord Genuity Global Resource Conference on Thursday, October 18 at 9:00am EST. John Proust, NZEC's Chief Executive Officer, will provide an update on the Company's production and exploration activities and long-term business plan.
NZEC's presentation will be webcast and available for viewing through a link on the Company's website at www.newzealandenergy.com.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Bruce McIntyre, Executive Director
About New Zealand Energy Corp.
NZEC is an oil and natural gas company engaged in the production, development and exploration of petroleum and natural gas assets in New Zealand. NZEC's property portfolio collectively covers approximately 2.25 million acres (including pending permits) of conventional and unconventional prospects in the Taranaki Basin and East Coast Basin of New Zealand's North Island. The Company's management team has extensive experience exploring and developing oil and natural gas fields in New Zealand and Canada, and takes a multi-disciplinary approach to value creation with a track record of successful discoveries. NZEC plans to add shareholder value by executing a technically disciplined exploration and development program focused on the onshore and offshore oil and natural gas resources in the politically and fiscally stable country of New Zealand. NZEC is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "NZ" and on the OTCQX International under the symbol "NZERF". More information is available at www.newzealandenergy.com or by emailing email@example.com.
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