Arkose Energy Corp. Acquires Eastland County, Texas Oil Lease

SAN ANTONIO, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Arkose Energy Corp. (OTC: RKOS) announced today that it has acquired an oil and gas leases from West Texas Royalties of Amarillo, Texas. The lease is in Eastland County, Texas, and cover 277+/- acres. The properties have averaged 8-10 BOPD and over the past six months

Trace Maurin, CEO of Arkose remarked, "We are excited this transaction and look forward to continuing to build a strong base of production in this region. While the current production is small, there are 37 wellbores to re-work with a modest CAPEX expenditure. As these wells are shallow, the operating expense will also allow us to operate them economically. Additionally, we feel that there may be deeper zones available for us to drill and develop in the future. Our immediate focus will be to acquire properties with similar characteristics offering immediate upside potential."  

About Arkose Energy Corp.

Arkose Energy Corporation is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, production and acquisition, primarily in Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.

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