VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 7, 2017) - Canada Energy Partners Inc.'s (TSX VENTURE:CE) (the "Company") application for a stay of the shut-in order has been denied. Had the stay been granted, the Company could have reinitiated the disposal of water while the primary appeal process progressed to a conclusion. The British Columbia Oil & Gas Appeal Tribunal ("OGAT" or "Tribunal") stated in their decision, "The Tribunal emphasizes that the findings above are made for the limited purpose of deciding the stay application, and have no bearing on the merits of the appeal."

The Company has submitted it primary appeal documents with OGAT. All responses and rebuttals related to the appeal must be delivered by June 19th, after which the Tribunal will deliberate and render a decision. The Company expects a decision by OGAT sometime in July 2017.

The Company's submissions can be viewed on the Company's website:

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Canada Energy Partners Inc.

Benjamin Jones
President & CEO

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Forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. These factors include, without limitation, regulatory approvals, mechanical integrity of the water disposal well, receptivity of the disposal zone, variability of operating costs, risks associated with oil and gas production and exploration, retention of and ability to attract company personnel, volatility of commodity prices, currency and interest rate fluctuations, environmental risk, inability to access sufficient capital from internal and external sources and changes in legislation, including income tax, environmental and regulatory matters.

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Contact Information:

Canada Energy Partners Inc.
Main Phone: (778) 725-1489
(604) 428-1124 (FAX)

Ben Jones
President and CEO
Direct Phone: +1 225.388.9900 ext 101