Ecosse Energy Corp.

Ecosse Energy Corp.

May 17, 2012 19:16 ET

Ecosse Energy Announces Closing of Private Placement

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 17, 2012) - Ecosse Energy Corp. (CNSX:ECS) (the "Company"), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Indonesia, announces that it has completed an arms-length private placement of $750,000 and in furtherance of the placement has issued a total of 4,166,666 common shares.

About the Company

Ecosse Energy Corp. was incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act and is a reporting issuer in the Provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, and Ontario. Its wholly owned subsidiaries - Ecosse Energy (Bengkulu) Pty Ltd ("EEB"); a private Australian company - and Ecosse Energy (Manokwari) Ltd ("EEM"); a private BVI company - both operate in Indonesia. EEB owns a 100% working interest in the Bengkulu PSC in Sumatra, Indonesia. The Bengkulu PSC covers 4,101km2 (1,013,602 acres) and consists of both onshore and offshore portions. EEM owns a 100% working interest in the Manokwari PSC in Papua, Indonesia. The Manokwari PSC covers 3902km2 (964,417 acres). Both the Bengkulu PSC and the Manokwari PSC are currently in the exploration phase with both PSCs planning to drill onshore wells in 2012.

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