TransAlta COO speaks about the company's 100 years of achievement

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TransAlta COO speaks about the company's 100 years of achievement

Dawn Farrell - TransAlta Chief Operating Officer - speaks to the Independent Power Producers of Alberta about 100 years of TransAlta history and how the next 100 will differ from the last. This speech was given in Banff, Alberta on March 16, 2010.

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Good morning. Thanks so much for the opportunity to join you today. I want to thank IPPSA for organizing this important business forum.

March 16, 2010
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Dawn Farrell - COO

 

Dawn Farrell
Chief Operating Officer

New Richmond - changement de configuration

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Changement de configuration - mars 2010

Le 12 mars 2010 – Venterre NRG inc.

TransAlta to speak at Edison Electric Institute’s International Utility Conference

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TransAlta to speak at Edison Electric Institute’s International Utility Conference

CALGARY, Alberta (Mar. 12, 2010) – Brian Burden, TransAlta Corporation’s (TSX:TA; NYSE:TAC) Chief Financial Officer, will speak at the Edison Electric Institute’s International Utility Conference in London, United Kingdom on March 16, 2010 at approximately 2:10 p.m. GMT, 7:10 a.m. MST.

March 12, 2010
Brian Burden, TransAlta Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer, will speak at the Edison Electric Institute’s International Utility Conference in London, United Kingdom on March 16, 2010 at approximately 2:10 p.m. GMT, 7:10 a.m. MST.

TransAlta 2009 annual report now available

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TransAlta 2009 annual report now available

TransAlta’s 2009 annual report is now available for download (in PDF format) and has been filed with SEDAR.

Hardcopies of the report will be mailed in mid-March to shareholders who indicated an interest in receiving one. Additional requests for copies of the annual report may be made by contacting TransAlta’s Investor Relations team at 1-800-387-3598.

March 12, 2010

TransAlta announces pricing of US $300 million senior notes offering

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TransAlta announces pricing of US $300 million senior notes offering

CALGARY, Alberta (March 9, 2010) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) (“TransAlta”) today announced it has priced an offering of US$300 million in aggregate principal amount of 6.50% senior notes due 2040 at an issue price equal to 98.648% of the principal amount of the notes. TransAlta intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay borrowings under existing credit facilities and for general corporate purposes.

March 9, 2010
TransAlta Corporation today announced it has priced an offering of US$300 million in aggregate principal amount of 6.50% senior notes due 2040 at an issue price equal to 98.648% of the principal amount of the notes.

TransAlta announces public offering of senior notes

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TransAlta announces public offering of senior notes

CALGARY, Alberta (March 9, 2010) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) (“TransAlta”) today announced its intention to offer and sell its senior notes in a United States registered public offering. TransAlta intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay borrowings under existing credit facilities and for general corporate purposes. The precise timing, size and terms of the offering are subject to market conditions and other factors.

March 9, 2010
TransAlta Corporation today announced its intention to offer and sell its senior notes due 2040 in a United States registered public offering.

2009 Report on Sustainability

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2009 Report on Sustainability

Coming soon!

TransAlta's 2009 Report on Sustainability will be published here in June 2010.

To be notified when it is posted, click on the "Subscribe" button at the bottom of this page and check off "Sustainability" as a subject of interest.

100 Years - 100 People (1920 - 1929)

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A decade of promise
  • Max Aitken

    Izaac Walton Killam

    Izaak Walton Killam was born in 1885 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.  At age 18, he began his career as a clerk in a bank. His financial talent and reputation caught the attention of Max Aitken, who offered him a job at Royal Securities.

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Lake Wabamun United Way wrap-up

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Lake Wabamun United Way wrap-up

We work hard to give back in ways that contribute to the long-term sustainability of the communities in which we live and operate. One of the ways we do this is through our annual United Way campaign held across the company, including Lake Wabamun.

February 23, 2010
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TransAlta announces fourth quarter and full year 2009 earnings; files year end disclosure documents

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TransAlta announces fourth quarter and full year 2009 earnings; files year end disclosure documents
  • Fourth quarter comparable* earnings per share of $0.40; the same as last year
  • Fourth quarter fleet availability 87.0 per cent, an increase over fourth quarter 2008
  • Full year 2009 comparable earnings of $0.90 per share; cash flow from operations of $580 million
  • Well positioned for 2010 due to progress on key initiatives in 2009
  • Summerview 2 commissioned on budget and ahead of schedule

CALGARY, Alberta (Feb.

February 24, 2010
TransAlta Corporation today reported fourth quarter 2009 comparable earnings(1) of $84 million ($0.40 per share) versus $79 million ($0.40 per share) in 2008. Reported net earnings for the fourth quarter were $79 million ($0.37 per share) compared to $94 million ($0.47 per share) in 2008