Penn Virginia Corporation to Present at the Capital One Southcoast Energy Conference

RADNOR, Pa.--

Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) announced today that management will present at the Capital One Southcoast 2007 Energy Conference in New Orleans on Monday, December 3, 2007, at 12:15 p.m. ET.

H. Baird Whitehead, Executive Vice President and President of Penn Virginia Oil & Gas Corporation, and Frank A. Pici, Executive Vice President and CFO, will present an overview of PVA, including a discussion of strategy and recent activities, at the conference and other investor meetings.

The conference presentation will not be webcast, however, the presentation slides for the conference will be available at PVA's website, www.pennvirginia.com, under "Presentations & Webcasts" in the "For Investors" section.

Headquartered in Radnor, PA and a member of the S&P SmallCap 600 Index, Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE: PVA) is an independent natural gas and oil company focused on the exploration, acquisition, development and production of reserves in domestic onshore regions, including the Appalachian Basin, the Cotton Valley play in east Texas, the Selma Chalk play in Mississippi, the Mid-Continent region and the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas. PVA also owns approximately 82 percent of Penn Virginia GP Holdings, L.P. (NYSE: PVG), the owner of the general partner and the largest unit holder of Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: PVR), a manager of coal and natural resource properties and related assets and the operator of a midstream natural gas gathering and processing business. For more information about PVA, please visit its website at www.pennvirginia.com.

Source: Penn Virginia Corporation