SOURCE: ERF Wireless Inc.

ERF Wireless Inc.

July 27, 2011 08:30 ET

ERF Wireless Subsidiary Energy Broadband Provides Wireless Broadband Data Services to Multi-Billion Dollar U.S. Natural Gas Distribution, Transmission and Storage Company

LEAGUE CITY, TX--(Marketwire - Jul 27, 2011) - ERF Wireless (OTCBB: ERFW), a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that the company is in the process of providing wireless broadband data services, as well as other associated services, over a multi-year period, to hundreds of pipeline transmission, commercial end user and storage locations of one of the nation's largest natural gas distribution, transmission and storage companies. As part of its contract, Energy Broadband will also be responsible for providing the wireless system hardware, trained technicians for managing and performing all installations, and the testing of the total end-to-end data connectivity.

According to Dr. H. Dean Cubley, CEO of ERF Wireless, "This significant contract for our wholly owned subsidiary, Energy Broadband, utilizes the existing wireless network resources of ERF Wireless in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, and not only generates one-time revenue fees for installation, but also provides recurring monthly service revenue for each location over an extended time period. Our objective is to have all circuit locations operating over our wireless broadband network within a period of twelve to eighteen months depending on site availability and the termination dates of our customer's existing contracts with the current providers."

Dr. Cubley went on to note that, with the continuing success of the program, ERF Wireless anticipates providing wireless connectivity to a substantial percentage of the more than one thousand commercial locations served by the customer that are within the current ERF Wireless network coverage or that can be reached with a moderate expansion of the company's existing wireless coverage..

About ERF Wireless
ERF Wireless Inc. is a fully reporting public corporation located in League City, Texas, and is the parent company of Energy Broadband Inc., ERF Enterprise Network Services, ERF Bundled Wireless Services, ERF Wireless Messaging Services and ERF Network Services. The company specializes in providing wireless and broadband product and service solutions to enterprise, commercial and residential clients on a regional, national and international basis. Its principals have been in the wireless broadband, network integration, triple-play FTTH, IPTV and content delivery business for more than 40 years. For more information, please visit our websites at www.erfwireless.com and www.erfwireless.net or call 281-538-2101. (ERFWG)

Forward-looking statements in this release regarding ERF Wireless Inc. are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, continued acceptance of the company's products, increased levels of competition, new products and technological changes, the company's dependence upon third-party suppliers, intellectual property rights, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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