Epsilon Energy Ltd.

Epsilon Energy Ltd.

September 18, 2009 10:32 ET

Epsilon Energy Ltd. Announces the Sale of Non-Core Leases in Pennsylvania

CONCORD, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 18, 2009) - Epsilon Energy Ltd. ("Epsilon" or the "Corporation") (TSX:EPS) announced today that has entered into an agreement with a third party to sell 3,734 net leasehold acres (the "acreage") for $12,695,600, or $3,400 per net leasehold acre. The non-core acreage is located within Lycoming, Sullivan and Columbia counties in eastern Pennsylvania. Closing of this transaction is expected to occur on or before October 16, 2009.

Zoran Arandjelovic, Epsilon's Executive Chairman, President and CEO, stated "We are very pleased to have monetized our non-core acreage, which will afford us the opportunity to accelerate the development of our two core Marcellus shale projects; Highway 706 in Pennsylvania and Park Place in New York."

Epsilon Energy Ltd. is engaged in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas reserves in North America, the Middle East, and Africa. Established in 2005, the Corporation has been a producer of oil and natural gas since 2006. Epsilon's ongoing business strategy involves developing a well-balanced inventory of oil and natural gas projects, including high potential oil & gas properties in the Middle East and Africa coupled with lower risk oil and natural gas properties within Canada and the United States. The common shares of Epsilon trade on The Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "EPS".

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