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Saffron Energy PLC
26 September 2017




26 September 2017



Saffron Energy Plc

("Saffron" or "Saffron Energy" or the "Company")


Saffron Energy awarded Intesa for the Sant'Alberto production concession

Saffron Energy (LON: SRON) the AIM quoted European natural gas company, is pleased to confirm that the framework agreement "Intesa" between the Italian State and the Emilia Romagna region for the Company's Sant' Alberto gas field has been granted. This paves the way for full grant of the Sant' Alberto production concession, which as previously indicated is expected in October, with first production expected during the first half of 2018.


About Saffron Energy PLC

Saffron Energy is a natural gas producer with interests in Northern Italy. Its portfolio includes two gas production fields; Sillaro (100%) and Bezzecca (90%) and an application for a near gas production field called Sant'Alberto. All of Saffron's assets are located near Milan and Bologna. Saffron Energy commenced trading on the London AIM Market under the ticker of SRON on 24 February 2017. 


For more information, please visit www.saffronenergy.co.uk or contact the following:


Saffron Energy plc

44 (0) 7791288381

Michael Masterman, CEO


Grant Thornton UK LLP (Financial & Nominated Adviser)

44 (0) 207 383 5100

Colin Aaronson

Samantha Harrison

Harrison J Clarke

Turner Pope Investments (TPI) Ltd (Broker)

44 (0)2036214120

Ben Turner 


James Pope

Cassiopeia Services (PR/IR)

44 (0) 7949690338

Stefania Barbaglio



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