4th Quarter 2012 Investor Report

20 February 2013

Norse Energy Corp. ASA ("NEC" ticker code OSE - NEC, Oslo, Norway)  announces that the Company’s Fourth Quarter Shareholder Report will be published on February 28, 2013.  Unlike previous quarters, the Company does not plan to webcast a Shareholder Presentation with the release of its Fourth Quarter 2012 results. 

The shareholder report will be made available on Norse Energy's website:


Norse Energy owns or leases approximately 130,000 net acres in New York State of which ~33,000 lie in the liquids rich shale fairways of Western New York, and the remaining ~97,000 net acres lie in the Marcellus and Utica natural gas fairways of Central New York. Externally certified contingent resources total 951 MMBOE.

For further information, please contact:

J. Chris Steinhauser, Chief Financial Officer

Direct: +1 713 975 1900

Email: csteinhauser@norseenergy.com

S. Dennis Holbrook, Chief Legal Officer


Office: +1 716 568 2048