Houston, June 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BPZ Energy (NYSE:BPZ) (BVL: BPZ), today announced the following upcoming events.

2014 Louisiana Energy Conference

International E&P Panel:  June 11, 2014 at 3:15 p.m.CDT (4:15 p.m. EDT) in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Speaker:  Manolo Zuniga, President and CEO. 

The presentation slides for this conference will be posted tothe BPZ website, however conference panel discussions are not beingwebcast.

Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Webcast:  Friday, June 20, 2014 at 10 a.m. CDT (11 a.m.EDT).  

The meeting will be held at the Wyndham Houston West EnergyCorridor, 1st floor, 14703 Park Row Boulevard, Houston, Texas77079.

Speakers:  Manolo Zuniga and others.

Global Hunter Securities 100 EnergyConference

Webcast:  Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 10 a.m. CDT (11 a.m.EDT) in Chicago, Illinois

Speaker:  Manolo Zuniga, President and CEO.

Copies of the Annual Meeting and Global Hunter presentationswill be posted, along with links to the live web casts, at theCompany's website at www.bpzenergy.com in the InvestorRelations, Events & Presentations section. Replays for thesetwo events will also be available.

ABOUT BPZ ENERGY

BPZ Energy is an independent oil and gas exploration andproduction company with license contracts covering 1.9 million netacres in four blocks located in northwest Peru.  Currentoperations in these blocks range from early-stage exploration toproduction.  The Company holds a 51% working interest inoffshore Block Z-1, where development drilling is currentlyunderway at the Corvina and Albacora fields.  Onshore theCompany holds three 100%-owned blocks with exploration drillingcurrently underway at Block XXIII.  In southwest Ecuador, theCompany owns a non-operating net profits interest in a producingproperty.  BPZ Energy trades as BPZ Resources, Inc. on boththe New York Stock Exchange and the Bolsa de Valores in Lima underticker symbol "BPZ".  Please visit www.bpzenergy.com for moreinformation.
CONTACT: A. Pierre Dubois         Investor Relations & Corporate Communications         BPZ Energy         1-281-752-1240         pierre_dubois@bpzenergy.com