BPZ Energy To Host Conference Call For First Quarter 2014 Results

Houston, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BPZEnergy, (NYSE: BPZ) (BVL: BPZ) today announced that it willhost a conference call and live webcast to discuss financial andoperational results for the first quarter ended March 31,2014.  The event is scheduled for Friday, May 9, 2014, at10:00 a.m. CDT (11:00 a.m. EDT) and may be accessed via theInvestor Relations, Events & Presentations section of theCompany's website at www.bpzenergy.com, or by accessingthe following dial-in numbers:

US and Canada Dial-In:    (877)293-5457

International Dial-In:       (707) 287-9344

A replay of the call will also be available atthe Investor Relations section of the Company's website.

ABOUT BPZ ENERGY

BPZ Energy is an independent oil and gasexploration and production company with license contracts covering1.9 million net acres in four blocks located in northwestPeru.  Current operations in these blocks range fromearly-stage exploration to production.  The Company holds a51% working interest in offshore Block Z-1, where developmentdrilling is currently underway at the Corvina and Albacorafields.  Onshore, the focus has been seismic data acquisitionat Blocks XIX, XXII and XXIII in anticipation of future explorationdrilling.  In southwest Ecuador, the Company owns anon-operating net profits interest in a producing property. BPZ Energy trades as BPZ Resources, Inc. on both the New YorkStock Exchange and the Bolsa de Valores in Lima under ticker symbol"BPZ".  Please visit www.bpzenergy.com for moreinformation.

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