BPZ Energy to Participate in IPAA Oil & Gas Investor Symposium

Houston, Sept. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BPZ Energy (NYSE: BPZ) (BVL: BPZ), today announced that President and CEO Manolo Zúñiga will be presenting at the Oil & Gas Investor Symposium hosted by the Independent Petroleum Association of America in San Francisco, CA, on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 at 10:10 a.m. PDT (1:10 p.m. EDT). The live presentation webcast and slides, along with the replay, will be accessible at the Company's website at www.bpzenergy.com in the Investor Relations, Events & Presentations section.


BPZ Energy, which trades as BPZ Resources, Inc. under ticker symbol BPZ on the New York Stock Exchange and the Bolsa de Valores in Lima, is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company which has license contracts covering approximately 1.9 million net acres in offshore and onshore Peru. The Company holds a 51% working interest in offshore Block Z-1, which it is developing in partnership with Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. The Company also holds 100% working interests in three onshore blocks, where an exploration program is underway at Block XXIII. Please visit www.bpzenergy.com for more information.


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