SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
November 8, 2012
BPZ Resources, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
580 Westlake Park Blvd., Suite 525
Houston, Texas 77079
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On November 8, 2012, BPZ Resources, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its earnings for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2012 and provided an update on its operations. A copy of the press release, dated November 8, 2012, is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 8, 2012, the Company also announced in its press release, which is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, that it had received an environmental permit from the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines allowing the Company to begin the drilling and subsequent operation of all production and injection facilities on the new CX-15 platform at the Corvina field.
This information is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 and 7.01 of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, unless specifically incorporated by reference in a document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act. By filing this report on Form 8-K and furnishing this information, the Company makes no admission as to the materiality of any information in this report that is required to be disclosed solely by Item 2.02 or 7.01.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
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