GeoBio Energy, Inc. Announces Placement of Data Reporting Devices with a Large Midwest Utility Division in the United States

Feb 20, 2013, 09:45 ET from GeoBio Energy, Inc.

SEATTLE, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoBio Energy, Inc., a Colorado corporation (OTCQB:GBOE) ("GeoBio"), announced today that its' wholly-owned subsidiary El Gas North America, LLC, a Washington limited liability company ("El Gas NA") has placed its' data reporting device for a field trial with a division of one of the largest utilities in the United States.  The utility is based in the midwest and has a market capitalization of approximately $8.5 Billion.  It is anticipated that the field trial phase will be completed by April 1, 2013.  The combination of working with this utility and El Gas NA's technologically-advanced, valuable product line, represents an opportunity for GeoBio to expand the El Gas NA business and deploy instruments in the oil and gas industry.

Mark Cangany, President of El Gas NA explained, "Deploying our data reporting device, the maxiDATCOM, in a national utility is a major step forward in achieving industry acceptance and recognition of El Gas s.r.o.'s products.  Assuming a successful field trial, we anticipate commencement of product sales in the United States and estimate receiving 100-300 product orders shortly thereafter."  Larry Shelver, CEO of GeoBio added, "We are excited about the opportunity to work with this utility and believe this represents significant progress in launching sales of El Gas NA's maxiDATCOM instrument."      

El Gas NA is a fully licensed and exclusive distributor of El Gas s.r.o's natural gas volume monitoring and correcting equipment and data recorder products in the territories including the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean Islands. El Gas NA's products include the (i) maxiDATCOM, a battery data reporting device with an integrated GSM/GPRS modem, (ii) miniELCOR, a battery powered gas electronic volume corrector and (iii) maxiELCOR, a battery powered gas electronic volume corrector with integrated GSM/GPRS modem.  GeoBio anticipates that El Gas NA's products will enhance and add significant value to the oil and gas services industry, which is currently utilizing and relying on old, mechanical, circular reporters and instruments.  El Gas NA offers integrated, robust and flexible technology, in which GeoBio expects will help improve market standards and contribute towards a more efficient and effective industry.     

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About GeoBio Energy, Inc.:

GeoBio Energy's business model emphasizes the development, acquisition and operation of existing companies in the oil and gas services and energy related products industry. As oil and gas exploration continues in the face of ever rising demand, facilitating delivery of oil and gas, monitoring and maintaining drilling sites to obtaining peak efficiency and production from existing, new and aging wells becomes increasingly important. GeoBio believes this to be a significant growth opportunity in its strategy to combine and consolidate companies in the oil and natural gas services sector. GeoBio's subsidiary, El Gas North America, LLC, has an exclusive license to sell Czech Republic based ELGas s.r.o.'s natural gas electronic volume corrector (EVC) and electronic data recorder (EDR) products in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean, which products provide for the efficient monitoring and delivery of natural gas to consumers. For more information, please visit GeoBio's web site:

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