DENVER, April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Double Eagle Petroleum Co. (NASDAQ: DBLE) announced today that its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will take place Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 9:00 A.M. (Mountain Daylight Time). The meeting will be held at the offices of Faegre Baker Hughes, LLP., 3200 Wells Fargo Center, 1700 Lincoln St., Denver, Colorado. Please RSVP to Carol Osborne, Corporate Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan to attend. About Double EagleDouble Eagle Petroleum Co. explores for, develops, and sells natural gas and crude oil, with natural gas constituting more than 95% of its production and reserves. The Company currently has development activities and opportunities in its Atlantic Rim coal bed methane and in the Pinedale Anticline in Wyoming. Also, exploration potential exists in its Niobrara acreage in Wyoming and Nebraska, which totals over 74,000 net acres. Company Contact:John Campbell, IR(303) 794-8445www.dble.com SOURCE Double Eagle Petroleum Co.