Wentworth Energy, Inc.

Wentworth Energy, Inc.

September 22, 2005 06:38 ET

Wentworth Energy Approved for Listing in Standard & Poor's Corporate Records

FORT WORTH, TEXAS--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 22, 2005) - Wentworth Energy, Inc. (PINK SHEETS:WNWG) today announced that the Standard & Poor's Editorial Board approved the Company for a complete corporate listing and description in Standard & Poor's Corporate Records. Additionally, Wentworth Energy, Inc. will have its corporate description published in Standard & Poor's Daily News Section.

Standard Corporate Records is a recognized securities manual for "Blue Sky" Standard Manual Exemption trading in approximately 37 states. Wentworth Energy's listing in Standard Corporate Records should assist the brokerage and investment communities in the United States in making a market for Wentworth Energy's stock. However, it is recommended that brokers check with the applicable "Blue Sky" laws and regulations in their given state.

John Punzo, Chairman and CEO of Wentworth Energy commented, "We are very pleased to receive approval for listing in Standard & Poor's Corporation Records which will provide additional transparency and sources of information about our business to our stockholders and to the investment community. The S&P listing is also a key step toward our goal of listing on a senior exchange."

About Wentworth Energy, Inc.

Located in Forth Worth, Texas, Wentworth Energy, Inc. is a diversified energy company focused on the responsible development of America's natural resources while providing maximum shareholder value. Wentworth Energy will apply innovative technologies towards the discovery and development of a diverse portfolio of high value, low risk energy projects such as the Company's opportunities in the Texas Barnett Shale gas play, the prolific oil and gas fields of the Gulf Coast, and the oil sands of eastern Utah. Wentworth Energy trades under the ticker symbol WNWG. For more information on the Company visit www.wentworthenergy.com

This news release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected on the basis of such forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are made based upon management's beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management pursuant to the "safe-harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

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