Calgary, Alberta, September 12, 2023 – Helium Evolution Incorporated (TSXV:HEVI) (“HEVI” or the “Company“), a Canadian-based helium exploration company focused on developing assets in southern Saskatchewan, is pleased to announce that its farm-in partner, North American Helium Inc. (“NAH”), has served the Company notice of its intention to drill a joint well on the lands NAH earned pursuant to the farm-out agreement (the “Amended Farmout Agreement”) announced on October 21, 2022. The joint well is expected to spud tomorrow, September 13, 2023, and will be located at 2-31-2-8W3 (“Joint Well #1”). Joint Well #1 is the first confirmed joint well and is in addition to the seven previously announced wells to be drilled by NAH on HEVI lands. Joint Well #1 is an offset to Test Well #1 located at 13-30-2-8W3, which was drilled in November 2022 as part of the Amended Farmout Agreement.
The Company has confirmed that it will participate in the drilling of Joint Well #1 at its 20% working interest, which is estimated to cost approximately $0.4 million net. Funding of the Company’s share of Joint Well #1 is supported by HEVI’s strong working capital position of $8.8 million at June 30, 2023.
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About Helium Evolution Incorporated
Helium Evolution is a Canadian-based helium exploration company holding the largest helium land rights position in North America among publicly-traded companies, focused on developing assets in southern Saskatchewan. The Company has over five million acres of land under permit near proven discoveries of economic helium concentrations which will support scaling the exploration and development efforts across its land base. HEVI’s management and board are executing a differentiated strategy to become a leading supplier of sustainably-produced helium for the growing global helium market.
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Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information
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Forward-looking statements in this document include statements regarding the anticipated spud date of Joint Well #1, the cost to drill Joint Well #1, the Company’s expectations regarding the Company becoming a leading supplier of sustainably-produced helium, the Company’s strong working capital position, the Company’s beliefs regarding growth of the global helium market and other statements that are not historical facts. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause our actual results, performance or achievements, or other future events, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors and risks include, among others: NAH may be unsuccessful in drilling commercially productive wells; drill costs may be higher or lower than estimates; NAH may defer, abandon or accelerate the drilling of Joint Well #1; new laws or regulations and/or unforeseen events could adversely affect the Company’s business and results of operations; stock markets have experienced volatility that often has been unrelated to the performance of companies and such volatility may adversely affect the price of the Company’s securities regardless of its operating performance; risks generally associated with the exploration for and production of resources; the uncertainty of estimates and projections relating to expenses and the Company’s working capital position; constraint in the availability of services; commodity price and exchange rate fluctuations; adverse weather or break-up conditions; and uncertainties resulting from potential delays or changes in plans with respect to exploration or development projects or capital expenditures.
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