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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
A majority-owned subsidiary of Viking Energy Group, Inc. (the “Company”), Viking Protection Systems, LLC (“Viking Protection”), engaged Nayak Corporation, a third-party power systems engineering company (“Nayak”), to test Viking Protection's open conductor detection technology, based on a testing plan prepared by Viking Protection’s engineering team with input from a company that manufactures protective relay devices in which the technology may be incorporated. Nayak issued the report with testing results furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1, which is incorporated by reference into this Item 7.01. Sections of the report containing confidential information have been redacted.
The information contained in this Item 7.01 is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities under Section 18 and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibits listed in the following Exhibit Index are filed as part of this report:
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
VIKING ENERGY GROUP, INC.
Date: August 31, 2022
/s/ James A. Doris
James A. Doris
Chief Executive Officer