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Ellomay Capital’s Farm-in to 20% of the Participating Interests in the Yitzchak Oil & Gas Exploration and Drilling License Finalized

January 11, 2012

TEL-AVIV, Israel, January 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE Amex: ELLO) (“Ellomay” or the “Company”), announced today
that the Israeli Petroleum Commissioner approved the farm-in of Ellomay Oil and Gas 2011
LP, a limited partnership whose general partner is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ellomay,
to 20% of the participating interests in the Yitzchak oil and gas exploration and drilling
license in the Mediterranean sea (the “Farm-In Transaction”). The Farm-In Transaction is
now unconditional and effective.

About Ellomay Capital

Ellomay Capital is an Israeli public company whose shares are listed on the NYSE Amex
stock exchange, which focuses its business in the energy and infrastructure sectors
worldwide and is chaired by Mr. Shlomo Nehama, former Chairman of Bank Hapoalim. Ellomay
Capital’s assets include ten photovoltaic plants in Italy with an aggregated capacity of
approximately 11 MW and holdings in Dorad, Israel’s largest private power plant, which is
currently under construction and is expected to produce approximately 800MW, representing
about 8% of Israel’s current electricity consumption.

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Exchange Commission, including our Annual Report on Form 20-F. The forward-looking
statements are made as of this date and the Company does not undertake any obligation to
update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise.

        Kalia Weintraub
        Tel: +972(3)797-1111
        Email: kaliaw@ellomay.com

SOURCE Ellomay Capital Ltd

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