Capital Power to Host annual Investor Day Event

EDMONTON, Nov. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Capital Power's (TSX: CPX) fourth annual Investor Day event will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2012 in Toronto. The event will take place at the St. Andrew's Club and Conference Centre located in the Sun Life Financial Tower at 150 King Street West, 16th floor.

Registration for the half-day morning event will begin at 8:00 a.m., with presentations from the executive leadership team starting at 8:30 a.m.

Members of the professional investment community interested in attending can register in advance for the event by contacting Debra Heintz at (780) 392-5009 or by email at dheintz@capitalpower.com.

A live and archived audio webcast of the event will be available on the company's website at www.capitalpower.com.

About Capital Power

Capital Power (TSX: CPX) is a growth-oriented North American power producer headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta. The company develops, acquires, operates and optimizes power generation from a variety of energy sources. Capital Power owns more than 3,300 megawatts of power generation capacity at 14 facilities across North America. An additional 487 megawatts of owned wind generation capacity is under construction or in advanced development in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.

SOURCE: Capital Power Corporation

For further information:

Media inquiries:Michael Sheehan (780) 392-5222

Investor inquiries:Randy Mah (780) 392-5305 or (866) 896-4636 (toll-free)