SAN FRANCISCO, September 24 /CNW/ - Sun Cal Energy Inc. ("Sun Cal")
(OTCBB:SCEY), an energy exploration company focused in the Southern San
Joaquin Valley of California, the Anadarko Basin of Oklahoma, the Breton Sound
area in offshore Louisiana and the Green River Basin of Wyoming in pleased to
announce the addition of 8,695 acres of high impact oil and gas properties in
the Cherokee and Forest City Basins of Kansas.
Sun Cal has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire a 100% working interest
in 8,695 acres of leases in the Cherokee and Forest City Basins of Kansas. The
leases consist of 24.9 BCF of gas and over 2 million BBLS of oil in reserves.
Currently, the leases are producing 2,250 BBLS of oil per month.
Currently there are 320 drilled oil wells in the leases. Sun Cal plans to
recomplete 208 into gas wells and rework the remaining oil wells. With current
reserve figures, the leases could provide in excess of $100 million in net
About the Cherokee Basin
The Cherokee Basin has experienced a significant increase in activity in
recent years. It is currently producing 22,000,000 MCF annually, up from
7,900,000 MCF two years ago. The number of producing wells has also increased
significantly from 730 wells in 2006 to approximately 3,000 producing wells
Within the Cherokee Basin, Quest (NASDAQ: QRCP), is an energy company
engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas, and is
the premier oil and gas company in the area. Under their wholly owned
subsidiary, Quest Cherokee LLC they have in excess of 134.5 Bcfe of net proved
reserves with a PV-10 value of $482.5 million, and are the largest producer of
natural gas in the Cherokee Basin. Quest presently operates approximately
1,055 producing gas and oil wells with a 98% drilling success rate over their
past 1000 CBM wells.
Commenting on these developments, Lewis Dillman, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Sun Cal Energy stated: "We are very excited to add a cash
producing asset of this magnitude to our expanding portfolio of high impact
oil and gas properties. The Kansas leases are in established basins, and offer
proven resources, cash flow and potential for further development. We look
forward to the opportunity of further developing this asset and participating
in the future success of the area."
Shareholders and prospective investors are encouraged to visit Sun Cal
Energy's website: www.suncaloil.com and download Sun Cal Energy's Investor
Summary. Please feel free to call investor relations toll-free at
1-800-798-8334 to receive a full corporate investor's package.
About Sun Cal Energy Inc.
Sun Cal Energy Inc. is a publicly traded independent oil and gas
exploration company with headquarters in Calgary, Alberta, and an operational
office in San Francisco, California. Sun Cal Energy aims to secure and develop
a portfolio of oil and gas properties throughout America. The company is
strategically placed in the Southern San Joaquin Valley of California, the
Anadarko Basin of Oklahoma, the Breton Sound of Louisiana, the Jonah Field of
Wyoming, and Cherokee and Forest City Basins of Kansas. Sun Cal Energy Inc.
trades under the ticker symbol: SCEY - "Sun Cal Energy Inc. - Providing Energy
Solutions to America".
On behalf of the Board
Lewis Dillman, President and CEO
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