CALGARY, ALBERTA - March 3, 2011 (Investorideas.com energy stocks newswire) – Aroway Minerals Inc. (TSX-V:ARW; PINK:ARWJF) (www.arowayenergy.com) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has begun drilling operations on its first well of the Company's 2011 Peace River Arch exploration drilling program. The 3D seismically defined multi-zone prospective well is located on the newly acquired lands announced by the Company on February 14, 2011. The well is targeting the Leduc formation at a depth of approximately 2,300 meters. The drilling operations of this well are being operated by the Company's joint venture farm in partner with the Company paying 50% of all costs associated with this well to earn a 50% interest in the well. This exploration well is expected to take approximately 17 days to reach total depth.
About Aroway Energy Inc.
Aroway Energy Inc. is a Western Canadian junior oil and gas production and exploration company participating in "non-operated" Peace River Arch oil and gas exploration prospects, through a joint venture partnership. Aroway is currently producing approximately 225 boe/day of oil, gas liquids and gas net to Aroway
ON BEHALF OF AROWAY ENERGY INC.
Chris Cooper, President
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