Penn Virginia Corporation to Present at the Capital One Southcoast 2008 Energy Conference

RADNOR, Pa.-- Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) announced today that it will make a presentation at the Capital One Southcoast 2008 Energy Conference in New Orleans on Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 10:20 a.m. ET.

James W. Dean, Vice President, Investor Relations, will provide an overview of PVA and will discuss strategy and recent activities.

The presentation slides will be accessible at PVA's website,, 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 onshore regions of the United States, including the Cotton Valley play in East Texas, the Selma Chalk play in Mississippi, the Mid-Continent region, the Appalachian Basin and the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas. PVA also owns approximately 77 percent of Penn Virginia GP Holdings, L.P. (NYSE: PVG), the owner of the general partner and the largest unitholder 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, please visit PVA's website at

    Source: Penn Virginia Corporation