SOURCE: Blaze Energy

September 14, 2007 08:00 ET

Blaze Energy and Parent Company Environmental Energy Services, Inc. Hire Norman Communications as Investor and Public Relations Firm

Norman Communications Brings Combination of Strategic Communications Expertise and Investor Relations Experience to Blaze Energy and Environmental Energy Services, Inc.

BOISE, ID--(Marketwire - September 14, 2007) - Blaze Energy (PINKSHEETS: BLZE) and parent company Environmental Energy Services, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EESV) announced today that they have hired Norman Communications as their Investor and Public Relations Agency of Record.

Blaze Energy is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company. Its main asset is in the Fayetteville Shale natural gas play, where the company participates in over 45,000 gross acres of exploration. Blaze Energy believes that the Fayetteville Shale natural gas play represents one of the most promising gas finds in the United States. This is significant for the United States as they have seen a dramatic increase in the prices of energy in the past few years.

Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, EESV is an independent oil and gas producer. EESV develops traditional energy resources through their various holdings and subsidiaries located throughout North America. They combine cutting edge technology, research and analysis to acquire hydrocarbon energy resources for development and production.

"We are pleased to partner with Norman Communications," said Mike Thompson, President of Blaze Energy. "We have spent a great deal of time researching investor and public relations firms, and determined that Norman Communications had the experience and expertise we needed. They have a strong understanding of valuation practices for emerging companies, and we are excited to offer Norman Communication's services to our shareholders."

Norman Communications is a recognized figure in the business, public affairs and media communities. Ann Norman, founder and Managing Partner, has a wealth of experience using strategic communications efforts to maximize valuation of companies both public and private. The relationship with Norman Communications will allow Blaze Energy and EESV to enhance their investor and public relations efforts, and capitalize on equity valuation for shareholders. The result will not only assist with valuation of equity, but also with strategic communication efforts which will continue to exemplify the leadership of Blaze Energy and EESV's management team as industry visionaries.

The partnership with Norman Communications will also allow for the streamlined delivery of strategic messages and investor communications in formats designed to achieve specific objectives and goals, all while keeping shareholders properly informed. Company executives feel this is a major step forward and are excited to improve the communications process. Shareholder letters, operational updates, and an improved website are all part of the immediate communication plans.

"Blaze Energy and EESV are in very unique positions to escalate the momentum they are currently enjoying," said Ann Norman, Managing Partner of Norman Communications. "Our firm is excited with the new partnership. We feel we are well qualified to assist Blaze Energy and EESV in their growth and valuation efforts through strategic investor and public relations. The management team of Blaze Energy and EESV is second to none, visionaries and leaders in the truest sense. Norman Communications looks forward to a long and prospering partnership."

Going forward, any investor, media or general questions regarding Blaze Energy or EESV, as well as any requests for investor information should be directed to:

Norman Communications
Ann Norman
+1-310-927-5158
Ann_norman@normancommunications.com

About Blaze Energy

Blaze Energy (BLZE) is a natural gas exploration and production company actively engaged in the Fayetteville Shale gas project in Arkansas. Blaze Energy is an active partner in acreage blocks in Van Buren, Cleburne and Conway counties. For more information please visit www.blazeenergy.net.

About Environmental Energy Service, Inc. (EESV)

Environmental Energy Services, Inc. (EESV) is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company. It combines patented, cutting edge technology and research with Monte Carlo simulation-type analysis to acquire almost exclusively hydrocarbon energy resources for development and production. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, EESV, through its holdings and subsidiaries has resources and projects throughout North America. For more information visit www.eesvinc.com.

About Norman Communications

Norman Communications is a full service communications firm, specializing in public relations, investor relations, public affairs and corporate communications. Norman Communications represents a diverse list of international clients including small, medium, and large companies in industries ranging from high-tech, manufacturing and finance, to management consulting firms.

Founded in 2005 by Ann Norman, Norman Communications is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Sierra Leone, West Africa. The Firm's team of senior public relations executives serves to structure and credibly deliver its clients' messages to the audiences that will enable client companies to achieve their strategic communications objectives. Further information is available at www.normancommunications.com.

This press release includes forward-looking statements as defined in Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 relating to matters such as prospects, anticipated operating and financial performance. Actual prospects and performance may differ from anticipated results due to economic conditions and other risks, uncertainties and circumstances partly or totally outside the control of the company, including risks of production variances from expectations, market volatility, the level of capital expenditures required to fund ongoing drilling initiatives and the ability of the company to execute its business strategy. These and other risks are described in the company's reports filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements are made only as of the date of this communication and EESV undertakes no obligation to update or revise these forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

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