Penn West Energy Trust confirms July cash distribution
Calgary, July 20, 2010 (TSX - PWT.UN; NYSE - PWE) Penn West Energy Trust (“Penn West”) confirms
that its July 2010 cash distribution will be CDN$0.15 per trust unit payable on August 13, 2010 to unitholders of
record on July 30, 2010. The ex-distribution date is July 28, 2010.
The CDN$0.15 per unit is equivalent to approximately US$0.14 per unit (before deduction of any applicable
Canadian withholding tax) using currency exchange of one Canadian dollar equals US$0.95. Registered
unitholders with U.S. addresses will receive their distributions directly from Penn West’s transfer agent, and will
be paid in U.S. currency using the exchange rate in effect on the record date. Non-registered U.S. unitholders
will receive their distributions through their brokers.
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.
For further information, please contact:
PENN WEST ENERGY TRUST
Suite 200, 207 – 9 th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 1K3
Toll Free: 1-888-770-2633
Toll Free: 1-866-693-2707
William Andrew, CEO
Jason Fleury, Manager, Investor Relations