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TransAlta Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

CALGARY, Alberta (August 3, 2018) - Second Quarter 2018 Financial Highlights Funds from operations were $188 million, in line with the same period last year; and Free cash flow was $96 million compared to $30 million in 2017, a 220% increase.  ...

TransAlta Declares Dividends

CALGARY, Alberta (July 19, 2018) – The Board of Directors of TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.04 per common share payable on October 1, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on...

TransAlta Announces Retirement of Sundance Unit 2

CALGARY, Alberta (July 18, 2018) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta” or the “Company”) (TSX: TA, NYSE: TAC) today announced that, effective July 31, 2018, it will retire the currently mothballed Sundance Unit 2 due to its shorter useful life relative to...

TransAlta Announces $345 Million Financing and the Early Redemption of $400 Million of Medium Term Notes

CALGARY, Alberta (July 18, 2018) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX: TA, NYSE: TAC) today announced that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, TransAlta OCP LP (the “Issuer”), has priced an approximately $345 million bond offering, by way of a...

Media Advisory: TransAlta Second Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call

CALGARY, Alberta (July 5, 2018) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) will release its second quarter 2018 results before market open on Friday, August 3, 2018. A conference call and webcast to discuss the results will be held for...

TransAlta Renewables Announces the Acquisition of Three Renewable Assets from TransAlta Corporation, Implementation of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan and Declares Dividends

CALGARY, Alberta (May 31, 2018) - TransAlta Renewables Inc. (“TransAlta Renewables” or the “Company”) (TSX: RNW) and TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today announced that TransAlta Renewables has acquired an economic interest in the 50 MW...

TransAlta Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

First Quarter 2018 Financial Highlights Comparable EBITDA(1) was up $19 million, or 8%, to $259 million; Free cash flow(1) from ongoing operations increased 2% to $81 million; Total consolidated net debt was reduced by almost $300 million during the...

TransAlta Corporation Announces Results of the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Election of all Directors

CALGARY, Alberta (April 20, 2018) – TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) ("TransAlta" or the "Company") held its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders on April 20, 2018 in Calgary, Alberta.  A total of 144,822,873 common shares, representing...

TransAlta Declares Dividends

CALGARY, Alberta (April 19, 2018) – The Board of Directors of TransAlta Corporation (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.04 per common share payable on July 3, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 1,...

Media Advisory: TransAlta Corporation Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders, First Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call

CALGARY, Alberta (April 6, 2018) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) will hold its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. MT (12:00 p.m. ET) in the Palomino Room (E-H) at the BMO Centre...

Featured Articles

BitCity and TransAlta Renewables Partnership at Bluewater Energy Park in Sarnia

“One of the new economy’s most interesting and rapidly-growing sectors has found a home at TransAlta’s Bluewater Energy Park,” said TransAlta Renewables President and CEO John Kousinioris. “We are pleased to welcome BitCity, a leader in the blockchain data processing and cryptocurrency mining environment, to our Sarnia, Ontario cogeneration location. Building on our expertise in cogeneration and the scale of our operations in Sarnia, this agreement represents a new opportunity for TransAlta Renewables in the financial technology space.”

Spying on Peregrines

TransAlta is proud to be a major sponsor of the peregrine falcon camera initiative for our second year, helping the Alberta Conservation Association (ACA) to stream live video from various nesting sites in Edmonton and area. This educational initiative...

New high-tech software leads to smarter water use

TransAlta develops innovative Hydro software to optimize water use Critical thinking generates innovation How can we achieve even more intelligent water use? That question led TransAlta’s Hydro group to develop a first-of-its-kind water management system....

Test driving careers

Three high school students had the opportunity to test drive potential future careers this summer at Coal and Mining. TransAlta partners with Careers: The Next Generation, and the Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP), to employ summer students and...

Growing research and vegetation

Student study and research Land reclamation is an essential part of the mining process and one that TransAlta takes seriously. By restoring the land to similar pre-mining conditions, a boreal forest ecosystem will be able to sustain future life. Erika...

South Hedland achieves first-fire milestone

On August 2, TransAlta’s engineer, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor and project team successfully conducted the first fire testing on its simple cycle gas turbine, the first of the three gas turbines installed at the South Hedland power...

Bird’s eye view featuring peregrine falcons

TransAlta is proud to be a major sponsor of the peregrine falcon camera initiative, helping the Alberta Conservation Association (ACA) to stream live video from web cameras set up at various peregrine falcon nesting sites in Edmonton and area. This...

TransAlta supports the Kainai Library

Helping increase literacy and programming on the Blood Tribe reserve The first of its kind Opening its doors in February 2013, the Kainai Library was the first of its kind in Canada — a public library right on a First Nation community. Located in...

Employees stepping up to help communities

TransAlta has no shortage of employees who spend their free time volunteering in their communities and last week was no exception. As the wildfires raged near TransAlta’s Alberta Coal and Mining operations near Duffield, Alberta, a group of employees lent...

One year of safe fuel delivery

Part of the process of generating safe, reliable power is making sure that the fuel for our power stations is delivered safely. We’re celebrating a full year of operations of the Fortescue River Gas Pipeline (FRGP), a joint venture project of TransAlta...

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