U.S. Energy Corp. to Present at the IPAA Oil & Gas Investment Symposium - New York

RIVERTON, Wyo., April 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Energy Corp. (Nasdaq:USEG), today announced that its management team is scheduled to present at the following industry conference:

Event: IPAA Oil and Gas Investment Symposium – New York
Location: Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers
811 7th Avenue at 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 581-1000
Date: April 15, 2013. Keith G. Larsen, CEO to present, beginning at 3:20 PM Eastern Time
Conference website: http://www.ipaa.org/meetings-events/event-details/?mid=241

To listen to the audio webcast of the presentation and view accompanying presentation material; there will be a link on U.S. Energy Corp.'s home page at www.usnrg.com on the date of the event.

About U.S. Energy Corp.

U.S. Energy Corp. is a natural resource exploration and development company with a primary focus on the exploration and development of its oil and gas assets. The Company also owns the Mount Emmons molybdenum deposit located in west central Colorado. The Company is headquartered in Riverton, Wyoming and trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol "USEG".

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CONTACT: For further information, please contact: Reggie Larsen, Director of Investor Relations U.S. Energy Corp. 1-800-776-9271 Reggie@usnrg.com

Source:U.S. Energy Corp.