Advisory: TransAlta third quarter 2011 conference call

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Advisory: TransAlta third quarter 2011 conference call

CALGARY, Alberta (October 6, 2011) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) will release its third quarter 2011 results before market open on Friday, October 28, 2011. 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.

October 6, 2011

TransAlta Corporation is pleased to welcome Yakout Mansour to its Board of Directors.

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TransAlta Corporation is pleased to welcome Yakout Mansour to its Board of Directors.

Mr. Mansour recently retired from his position as the President and CEO of the California Independent System Operator Corporation, a position he held since 2005.

He previously served in senior executive roles at BC Hydro and British Columbia Transmission Corporation.
A professional engineer and a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Mr. Mansour has authored and co-authored numerous publications. He is recognized internationally in the field of power engineering.

July 18, 2011

Finance Code of Ethics

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Finance Code of Ethics

Code of Ethics for TransAlta Finance Management and Employees

Our role as TransAlta’s finance employees is to promote ethical conduct in the practice of financial management throughout the corporation.  Finance management holds an important and elevated role in corporate governance.  As members of the finance team, we are uniquely capable and empowered to ensure that all stakeholders’ interests are appropriately balanced, protected and preserved.  This Code provides principles to which finance management and employees are expected to adhere and advocat

TransAlta announces strong second quarter results

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TransAlta announces strong second quarter results
  • Q2 2011 comparable earnings per share(1) increased $0.14 or 93 per cent to $0.29
  • Funds from operations(1) increased $24 million or 12 per cent to $226 million 
  • Growth initiatives remain on track

CALGARY, Alberta (July 28, 2011) – TransAlta Corporation (TransAlta) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today reported comparable earnings(1) for the second quarter of 2011 of $65 million ($0.29 per share) versus $33 million ($0.15 per share) for the same period in 2010.

July 28, 2011

Steve Snyder to retire as TransAlta President and CEO; Dawn Farrell, COO, to succeed

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Steve Snyder to retire as TransAlta President and CEO; Dawn Farrell, COO, to succeed

CALGARY, Alberta (July 27, 2011) – TransAlta Corporation (TransAlta) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Snyder will retire, effective January 1, 2012. Dawn Farrell, TransAlta’s Chief Operating Officer, will succeed Mr. Snyder as President and CEO on January 2, 2012.

July 27, 2011

TransAlta declares dividends

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TransAlta declares dividends

CALGARY, Alberta (July 27, 2011) – 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 October 1, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business September 1, 2011.

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 September 30, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business September 1, 2011.

July 27, 2011

Q2 2011 Conference Call

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Q2 2011 Conference Call

TransAlta will release its second quarter 2011 results before market open on Thursday, July 28, 2011. A conference call and webcast to discuss the results will be held the same day beginning at 9:00 am Mountain (11:00 am Eastern). A link to the live webcast will be available here at that time.

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July 28, 2011

Advisory: TransAlta second quarter 2011 conference call

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Advisory: TransAlta second quarter 2011 conference call

CALGARY, Alberta (July 6, 2011) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) will release its second quarter 2011 results before market open on Thursday, July 28, 2011. 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.

July 6, 2011

TD Securities 2011 Calgary Unconventional Energy Conference

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TD Securities 2011 Calgary Unconventional Energy Conference

TransAlta Corporation's COO Dawn Farrell will be speaking at TD Securities 2011 Calgary Unconventional Energy Conference on July 7, 2011.

The presentation will be posted on TransAlta's website following the event.

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July 7, 2011

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