TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 3, 2014) - North Sea Energy Inc. ("NSE" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NUK) announces that it has issued 763,636 shares to EnCounter Oil Limited ("EnCounter Oil") at deemed value of $0.11 per share pursuant to its subsidiary's joint-bidding agreement between EnCounter Oil and North Sea Energy (UK No2) Limited for obtaining North Sea UKCS licences. EnCounter Oil is a private UK based oil and gas exploration company specializing in prospect generation.
About North Sea Energy Inc.
North Sea Energy Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NUK) is an oil and gas company that holds a portfolio of high impact plays focused on the Moray Firth in the offshore UKCS. These plays include Bagpuss and Blofeld (blocks 13/24c and 13/25), Norfolk (blocks 12/16b and 12/17b) and Cloud (block 14/29b).
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