Atlantic Power Corporation Announces the Appointment of Ned Hall to Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer

Atlantic Power Corporation Announces the Appointment of Ned Hall to Executive 
Vice President - Chief Operating Officer 
BOSTON, March 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE: AT) (TSX: 
ATP) ("Atlantic Power" or the "Company") today announced that Edward ("Ned") 
Hall has been appointed Executive Vice President – Chief Operating Officer, 
effective April 2, 2013. In this position, Mr. Hall will be responsible for 
all of Atlantic Power's operations, asset management, environmental health & 
safety and engineering functions.  As a member of the executive management 
team, he will also play a central role in the development and execution of 
Atlantic Power's operational and strategic initiatives. 
"Ned is a great addition to our executive management team, bringing a valuable 
combination of operational, asset management and development capabilities, 
senior corporate experience and extensive knowledge and working network within 
the independent power, utility and infrastructure sectors," said Barry Welch, 
President and Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Power. "Bringing Ned onboard 
continues to strengthen our operational focus on optimizing performance of our 
existing plants and finding synergies among existing and new plants we acquire 
and build.   At AES he managed 3,400 people operating 28,000MW across twenty 
countries with $6 billion of revenue.  With such a solid track record of 
effective leadership in the independent power industry, we expect he will 
further strengthen the Company's ability to execute its business strategy and 
deliver long-term value to all of our stakeholders." 
About Ned Hall Ned is an energy industry professional with more than 25 years 
of management and operational experience. Most recently, Mr. Hall served as 
Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer Global Generation at AES 
Corporation, a publicly traded global power company.  Prior to that, Mr. Hall 
held multiple positions at AES Corporation including President, North America, 
President, Wind Generation and Managing Director, Global Business Development. 
Mr. Hall graduated with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University 
and later received an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's 
Sloan School of Management. 
About Atlantic Power  Atlantic Power owns and operates a diverse fleet of 
power generation and infrastructure assets in the United States and Canada. 
Atlantic Power's power generation projects sell electricity to utilities and 
other large commercial customers largely under long-term power purchase 
agreements , which seek to minimize exposure to changes in commodity prices. 
Its power generation projects in operation have an aggregate gross electric 
generation capacity of approximately 3,366 MW in which its aggregate ownership 
interest is approximately 2,117 MW. These totals exclude projects designated 
as held for sale at December 31, 2012 and its 40% interest in the Delta-Person 
generating station for which Atlantic Power entered into an agreement to sell 
in December 2012. On January 30, 2013, Atlantic Power and certain of its 
subsidiaries entered into an agreement to sell their interests in the 
Auburndale Power Partners, L.P., Lake CoGen, Ltd and Pasco CoGen, Ltd. 
projects.  On March 8, 2013, Atlantic Power entered into a purchase and sale 
agreement to sell its 100% interest in its Path 15 transmission line. Its 
current portfolio of continuing operations consists of interests in 29 
operational power generation projects across 11 states in the United States 
and two provinces in Canada. In addition, Atlantic Power has one 53 MW biomass 
project under construction in Georgia. Recently, Atlantic Power acquired a 
wind and solar development company, Ridgeline Energy, Inc., located in 
Seattle, Washington, which will enhance its ability to develop, construct, and 
operate wind and solar energy projects across the United States and Canada. 
Atlantic Power also owns a majority interest in Rollcast Energy, a biomass 
power plant developer in North Carolina. 
Atlantic Power has a market capitalization of approximately $650 million and 
trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AT and on the Toronto 
Stock Exchange under the symbol ATP. For more information, please visit the 
Company's website at or contact: 
Atlantic Power Corporation  Amanda Wagemaker, Investor Relations (617) 
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