|Thu May 8, 2008|
Drilling Operations Reach Total Depth at J. Vela # 1 Well in Zapata County, Texas
|May 8, 2008, Oracle Energy Corp. ("Oracle Energy") (OCL-TSX.V)(O2E-Frankfurt) announces it has been notified by Ventum Energy LP ("Ventum") of Houston, Texas that drilling operations on the J. Vela # 1 well in Zapata County, Texas have reached total depth of 9400 feet and has elected to run casing to test the well.|
Oracle Energy has an 18.75% interest on the 640 acres oil and gas lease in Zapata County, Texas.
Oracle Energy has a diversified portfolio of oil and gas interests in Romania, the USA and Italy.
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