ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd.

ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd.

November 09, 2010 11:00 ET

ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd. Announces Appointment of Mr. Paul DiPasquale as Senior Advisor for Investor Relations

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 9, 2010) - ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:ESR) is pleased to announce that Mr. Paul DiPasquale has been appointed as Senior Advisor for Investor Relations for the company.

Paul DiPasquale brings significant expertise and experience to ERA in the brokerage and securities industries. Paul's career started with Richardson Securities in 1969 and he most recently served as Executive Vice President and Branch Manager for Canaccord Financial. Over his 41 years in the investment community, Paul has held executive positions with the responsibility for sales and trading operations for retail firms including: Brink, Hudson & LeFever Ltd., Yorkton Securities Inc., Haywood Securities Inc., Gardiner Watson Ltd. and Walwyn Stodgell.

From 1984 to 1990, Paul was a member of the Board of Governors of the Vancouver Stock Exchange and served on its Executive Committee as Chairman of the Exchange's Audit and Automated Trading Committees.

Dr. Robert Falls, ERA's Chief Executive Officer, commented: "Having an individual of Mr. DiPasquale's stature and experience in the investment community join the ERA team represents a significant milestone in the company's development. Mr. DiPasquale is highly respected, personable, and forward-thinking and we are fortunate to have him illuminate the unique opportunity that ERA represents in the investment community."

About ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd.

ERA is a Canadian pioneer in forest restoration and conservation carbon offset projects. The company's Community Ecosystem Restoration Program located in the Lower Fraser Valley, British Columbia, began in 2005 in the District of Maple Ridge, and has grown to include five communities including Metro Vancouver. ERA has delivered over 1,000,000 tonnes of carbon offsets to the voluntary market and is engaged in forest carbon projects in Canada, Africa and the Hawaiian Islands to supply the North American and the international voluntary and pre-compliant markets. ERA's clients and product users include Air Canada, Catalyst Paper, HSE – Entega, Rolling Stone Magazine, Shell Canada Limited, The Forest Carbon Group AG, and The Globe Foundation of Canada. ERA's carbon offsets are being validated to the ISO 14064, CCBA, PFSI-VER and VCS standards.

Additional information on ERA can be found on the corporate website or by contacting

On behalf of the Board of Directors of ERA CARBON OFFSETS LTD.

Robert Falls, Chief Executive Officer

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS: This document includes forward-looking statements as well as historical information. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, the continued advancement of the company's general business development, research development and the company's development of forest-based carbon offsets. When used in this document, the words "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "expect", "intent", "may", "project", "plan", "should" and similar expressions may identify forward-looking statements. Although ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd. believes that their expectations reflected in these forward looking statements are reasonable, such statements involve risks and uncertainties and no assurance can be given that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements include fluctuations in the marketplace for the sale of carbon credits, the inability to implement corporate strategies, the ability to obtain financing and other risks disclosed in our filings made with Canadian Securities Regulators.

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