August 4, 2008

GeoMet Schedules Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call

GeoMet, Inc. (NASDAQ:GMET) announced today that it will issue its second quarter 2008 earnings release before the market opens on Monday, August 11, 2008. The Company will also hold its quarterly conference call that morning at 10:30 a.m. Central Time.

To participate in the call, dial toll free (888) 571-8168 before the call begins. Please reference GeoMet conference ID 55467942. The call will also be broadcast live over the internet from the Company's website at The full text of the press release will also be available on the website.

A replay of the conference call will be archived on the Company's web site.

About GeoMet, Inc.

GeoMet, Inc. is an independent energy company primarily engaged in the exploration for and development and production of natural gas from coal seams ("coalbed methane" or "CBM") and non-conventional shallow gas. Our principal operations and producing properties are located in the Cahaba Basin in Alabama and the Central Appalachian Basin in West Virginia and Virginia. We also control additional coalbed methane and oil and gas development rights, principally in Alabama, British Columbia, Virginia, and West Virginia.

For more information please contact Stephen M. Smith at (713) 287-2251 or [email protected] or visit our website at