BPZ Energy Announces Upcoming Annual Shareholder Meeting and Participation in Investor Conferences

Houston, June 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BPZ Energy (NYSE: BPZ) (BVL: BPZ), today announced the following upcoming events.

2014 Louisiana Energy Conference

International E&P Panel: June 11, 2014 at 3:15 p.m. CDT (4:15 p.m. EDT) in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Speaker: Manolo Zuniga, President and CEO.

The presentation slides for this conference will be posted to the BPZ website, however conference panel discussions are not being webcast.

Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Webcast: Friday, June 20, 2014 at 10 a.m. CDT (11 a.m. EDT).

The meeting will be held at the Wyndham Houston West Energy Corridor, 1st floor, 14703 Park Row Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77079.

Speakers: Manolo Zuniga and others.

Global Hunter Securities 100 Energy Conference

Webcast: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 10 a.m. CDT (11 a.m. EDT) in Chicago, Illinois

Speaker: Manolo Zuniga, President and CEO.

Copies of the Annual Meeting and Global Hunter presentations will be posted, along with links to the live web casts, at the Company's website at www.bpzenergy.com in the Investor Relations, Events & Presentations section. Replays for these two events will also be available.


BPZ Energy is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with license contracts covering 1.9 million net acres in four blocks located in northwest Peru. Current operations in these blocks range from early-stage exploration to production. The Company holds a 51% working interest in offshore Block Z-1, where development drilling is currently underway at the Corvina and Albacora fields. Onshore the Company holds three 100%-owned blocks with exploration drilling currently underway at Block XXIII. In southwest Ecuador, the Company owns a non-operating net profits interest in a producing property. BPZ Energy trades as BPZ Resources, Inc. on both the New York Stock Exchange and the Bolsa de Valores in Lima under ticker symbol "BPZ". Please visit www.bpzenergy.com for more information.

CONTACT: A. Pierre Dubois Investor Relations & Corporate Communications BPZ Energy 1-281-752-1240 pierre_dubois@bpzenergy.com Source:BPZ Resources, Inc.