Power Oil & Gas Inc.
OTC Bulletin Board : PWOIF

August 11, 2009 16:02 ET

Power Oil & Gas Acquires Bow Island Project in Southern Alberta

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Aug. 11, 2009) - Power Oil & Gas ("Power") (OTCBB:PWOIF) is pleased to announce that it has acquired the petroleum and natural gas rights to the Bow Island Project, in southern Alberta. The project covers 1,295 hectares (approximately 3,200 acres). The acreage is contiguous.

The Bow Island Project is located in a prolific natural gas region of southern Alberta.

Power's natural gas project portfolio in southern Alberta covers 8,500 acres in several key producing regions, with an emphasis on unconventional prospects. Western Canada is one of the most significant regions for unconventional natural gas in North America. The region is estimated to hold an in-place resource of up to 575 trillion cubic feet, of which as much as 15 tcf may be economically recoverable.

Power Oil & Gas is a junior petroleum exploration company with its head office located in Calgary Alberta. Power Oil & Gas is a trademark of Power Oil & Gas Inc.

This announcement contains forward-looking statements which involve risks and uncertainties that include, among others, limited operating history, risks related to petroleum exploration, limited access to operating capital, and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. More information is included in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission which may be accessed through the SEC's web site at http://www.sec.gov.

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  • Power Oil & Gas
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    Website: www.poweroilinc.com