CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Nov. 30, 2009) - Penn West Energy Trust (TSX:PWT.UN) (NYSE:PWE) ("Penn West") announced today that it has closed a transaction with Husky Energy to sell certain heavy oil properties in the Lloydminster area. The properties are currently producing approximately 6,000 barrels per day.
The sale is effective November 1, 2009.
Penn West trust units and debentures are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols PWT.UN, PWT.DB.C, PWT.DB.D, PWT.DB.E and PWT.DB.F and Penn West trust units are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PWE.
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