Atlantic Power Corporation Announces Election of Directors
BOSTON, June 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE:AT) (TSX:ATP) (the "Company" or "Atlantic Power") announced that the nominees listed in the management information circular and proxy statement for the 2013 annual and special meeting of shareholders were elected as directors of the Company. Detailed results of the votes by proxy for the election of directors held at the annual and special meeting of shareholders today in Vancouver, British Columbia are set out below.
_______________________________________________________________ |Nominee |Votes For |% For |Votes Withheld|% Withheld| |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________| |Irving R. Gerstein |35,492,713|90.71%|3,635,953 |9.29% | |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________| |Kenneth M. Hartwick|35,084,037|89.66%|4,044,629 |10.34% | |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________| |John A. McNeil |35,145,204|89.82%|3,983,463 |10.18% | |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________| |R. Foster Duncan |35,692,804|91.22%|3,435,863 |8.78% | |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________| |Holli Ladhani |35,540,990|90.83%|3,587,678 |9.17% | |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________| |Barry E. Welch |35,915,240|91.79%|3,213,428 |8.21% | |___________________|__________|______|______________|__________|
About Atlantic Power
Atlantic Power owns and operates a diverse fleet of power generation 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 3,018 MW in which its aggregate ownership interest is approximately 2,098 MW. Its current portfolio consists of interests in twenty-nine operational power generation projects across eleven states in the United States and two provinces in Canada. Atlantic Power recently acquired Ridgeline Energy, a wind and solar development company located in Seattle, Washington, which enhances its ability to develop, acquire and operate wind and solar energy projects in 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 $600 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 www.atlanticpower.com or contact:
Atlantic Power Corporation Amanda Wagemaker, Investor Relations (617) 977-2700 firstname.lastname@example.org
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