Questerre Energy Corporation

Questerre Energy Corporation

January 05, 2005 09:15 ET

Questerre Cases Parkland Well, Drilling Commences in Vulcan Area


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FOR: QUESTERRE ENERGY CORPORATION

TSX SYMBOL: QEC

JANUARY 5, 2005 - 09:15 ET

Questerre Cases Parkland Well, Drilling Commences in
Vulcan Area

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 5, 2005) - Questerre Energy
Corporation (TSX:QEC) ("Questerre" or the "Company") reported today on
the status of drilling operations in the Parkland and Vulcan areas of
Alberta.

The Company announced that drilling of its previously reported Parkland
well was completed late December. Drilling logs indicate the well is
prospective for hydrocarbons in five zones of interest. Completion and
testing operations for this well will commence later this month.

Questerre also announced that it has recently spud its previously
reported well in the Vulcan area of Alberta. The test well is targeting
a natural gas prospect in the Cretaceous group with potential reserves
of 1- 5 Bcf. Drilling is expected to take approximately two weeks. With
success, Questerre, in conjunction with its partner, proposes to pursue
four follow-up locations identified on acreage in this area.

Questerre Energy Corporation is a Calgary-based independent resource
company actively engaged in the exploration for and development,
production and acquisition of large-scale natural gas projects in Canada.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Questerre Energy Corporation
    Michael R. Binnion
    President
    (403) 777-1185
    (403) 777-1578 (FAX)
    Email: info@questerre.com
    Website: www.questerre.com