TransAlta fourth quarter 2011 results and conference call

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TransAlta fourth quarter 2011 results and conference call

TransAlta Corporation will release its fourth quarter 2011 results before market open on Friday, March 2, 2012.

A conference call and webcast to discuss the results will be held for investors, analysts, members of the media and other interested parties the same day beginning at 9:00 a.m. Mountain (11:00 a.m. Eastern). The media will be invited to ask questions following investors and analysts.

Please contact the conference operator five minutes prior to the call, noting "TransAlta Corporation" as the company and "Jess Nieukerk" as moderator.

Event Date: 
March 2, 2012

TransAlta declares dividends

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TransAlta declares dividends

CALGARY, Alberta (Jan. 25, 2012) – The Board of Directors of TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.29 per share on common shares payable April 1, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business March 1, 2012.

The Board of Directors of TransAlta Corporation also declared a dividend of $0.2875 per share on TransAlta’s issued and outstanding Cumulative Redeemable Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series A, payable on March 31, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business March 1, 2012.

January 25, 2012

CIBC World Markets Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

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CIBC World Markets Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

Dawn Farrell, TransAlta Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak at the CIBC World Markets 15th Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference in Whistler British Columbia on Jan. 19, 2012 at approximately 9:10 a.m. Pacific Time, 10:10 a.m. Mountain Time.

A link to the web cast is available here.


 

Event Date: 
January 19, 2012

TransAlta to speak at the CIBC World Markets Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

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TransAlta to speak at the CIBC World Markets Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

CALGARY, Alberta (Jan. 12, 2012) – Dawn Farrell, TransAlta Corporation’s (TSX:TA;NYSE:TAC) President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak at the CIBC World Markets 15th Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference in Whistler British Columbia on Jan. 19, 2012 at approximately 9:10 a.m. Pacific Time, 10:10 a.m. Mountain Time.

A link to the web cast is available here.


January 12, 2012

Dawn Farrell Appointed to TransAlta's Board of Directors

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Dawn Farrell Appointed to TransAlta's Board of Directors
CALGARY, Alberta – December 20, 2011 - TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today announced Dawn Farrell has been appointed to the Board of Directors of TransAlta effective January 2, 2012.
As previously announced, Mrs. Farrell will become President and Chief Executive Officer of TransAlta following the retirement of Steve Snyder on January 1, 2012. Mr.
December 20, 2011

TransAlta reports expected impact of outage at Genesee 3 power plant

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TransAlta reports expected impact of outage at Genesee 3 power plant

CALGARY, Alberta (Nov. 30, 2011) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today reported the expected impact of an extended outage at its jointly-owned Genesee 3 power plant located in Genesee, Alberta.

November 30, 2011

TransAlta closes $275 million sale of preferred shares

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TransAlta closes $275 million sale of preferred shares

CALGARY, Alberta November 30, 2011 – TransAlta Corporation (TSX:TA) (NYSE:TAC) today announced it has completed its public offering of 11,000,000 Cumulative Redeemable Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series C (the “Series C Shares”) at a price of $25.00 per Series C Share.

November 30, 2011

TransAlta Increases Previously Announced Bought Deal Financing of Preferred Shares to $275 Million

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TransAlta Increases Previously Announced Bought Deal Financing of Preferred Shares to $275 Million

CALGARY, Alberta (November 22, 2011) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX:TA) (NYSE:TAC) has increased its previously announced bought deal financing to $275 million. TransAlta Corporation has agreed to issue to a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC, RBC Capital Markets and Scotia Capital Inc. for distribution to the public 11,000,000 Cumulative Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series C (the “Series C Shares”). The Series C Shares will be issued at a price of $25.00 per Series C Share, for aggregate gross proceeds of $275 million.

November 22, 2011

TransAlta to Issue $200 Million of Preferred Shares

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TransAlta to Issue $200 Million of Preferred Shares

CALGARY, Alberta, November 22, 2011 – TransAlta Corporation (TSX:TA) (NYSE:TAC) announced today that it has agreed to issue to a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC, RBC Capital Markets and Scotia Capital Inc. for distribution to the public 8,000,000 Cumulative Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series C (the “Series C Shares”). The Series C Shares will be issued at a price of $25.00 per Series C Share, for aggregate gross proceeds of $200 million.

November 22, 2011

2011 Canadian Energy Infrastructure Investing Conference

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2011 Canadian Energy Infrastructure Investing Conference

Brett Gellner, TransAlta Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer, will participate at Scotia Capital’s 2011 Canadian Energy Infrastructure Investing Conference in Toronto on November 17, 2011. The webcast will begin at 9:00 a.m. EST, 7:00 a.m. MST.

A link to the webcast will be available here.

Event Date: 
November 17, 2011