HOUSTON, Aug. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BPZ Energy (NYSE:BPZ) (BVL:BPZ), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, announced today that President and CEO Manolo Zúñiga will be presenting at the EnerCom Oil & Gas Investor Conference in Denver, Colorado, on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 at 4:25 p.m. MDT (6:25 p.m. EDT). The live webcast and presentation slides, as well as the replay will be available via the BPZ Energy website located at www.bpzenergy.com in the Investor Relations, Events & Webcasts section. ABOUT BPZ ENERGY Houston-based 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 2.0 million net acres in offshore and onshore Peru. The Company holds a 51% interest in offshore Block Z-1, which it is developing in partnership with Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX:PRE) (BVC:PREC) (BOVESPA:PREB). BPZ Energy also holds 100% working interests in three onshore blocks in Peru. Please visit the Company's website at www.bpzenergy.com for more information.
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