Enerplus Announces Voting Results from the 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

CALGARY, May 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Enerplus Corporation ("Enerplus" or the "Corporation") (TSX: ERF) (NYSE: ERF) is pleased to announce the voting results from our Annual General Meeting held Friday, May 9, 2014. Each of the matters is described in greater detail in the 2014 Notice of Annual Meeting and Information Circular and Proxy Statement dated April 2, 2014 (the "Circular").

1. Election of Directors

Shareholders elected the following thirteen nominees as Directors of the Corporation who will serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the Corporation, or until their successors are elected or appointed:

Name of Nominee     Votes For     Percent     Votes Withheld     Percent
David H. Barr     73,076,313          98.34%     1,232,797     1.66%
Michael R. Culbert     73,282,247     98.62%     1,026,863     1.38%
Edwin V. Dodge     72,779,591     97.94%     1,529,159     2.06%
Ian C. Dundas     73,444,592     98.84%     864,518     1.16%
Hillary A. Foulkes     73,386,194     98.76%     922,917     1.24%
James B. Fraser     73,509,422     98.92%     799,688     1.08%
Robert B. Hodgins     62,755,082     84.45%     11,554,028     15.55%
Susan M. MacKenzie     72,981,296     98.21%     1,327,814     1.79%
Douglas R. Martin     73,179,280     98.48%     1,129,830     1.52%
Donald J. Nelson     72,843,639     98.03%     1,465,471     1.97%
Elliott Pew     73,069,530     98.33%     1,239,580     1.67%
Glen D. Roane     67,289,720     90.55%     7,019,391     9.45%
Sheldon B. Steeves     73,063,948     98.32%     1,245,163     1.68%



2. Appointment of Auditors

Shareholders voted to approve the appointment of Deloitte LLP, Independent Registered Chartered Accountants, as auditors of the Corporation:

                   
Votes For     Percent     Votes Withheld     Percent
                   
116,830,811     98.25%     2,075,409     1.75%



3. Approval of Share Award Incentive Plan

Shareholders voted to approve the Share Award Incentive Plan as described in the Circular:

                   
Votes For     Percent     Votes Against     Percent
                   
65,875,085     88.65%     8,434,016     11.35%



4. Approval of the Confirmation of Amended and Restated By-Law No. 1

Shareholders voted to approve the Confirmation of Amended and Restated By-Law No. 1 as described in the Circular:

                   
Votes For     Percent     Votes Against     Percent
                   
45,168,329     60.78%     29,140,775     39.22%




5. Approval of the Non-Binding Resolution on Approach to Executive Compensation

Shareholders voted to approve the non-binding resolution on Enerplus' approach to executive compensation as described in the Circular:

                   
Votes For     Percent     Votes Against     Percent
                   
59,716,940     80.36%     14,591,533     19.64%

Enerplus is a North American energy producer with a portfolio of oil and gas assets in resource plays with superior economics.  We are focused on creating value for our investors through the execution of a disciplined capital investment strategy that allows the successful development of our properties, supported by a strong financial plan.  We are a responsible developer of resources that strives to provide investors with a competitive return comprised of both growth and income.

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Ian C. Dundas
President & Chief Executive Officer
Enerplus Corporation

SOURCE Enerplus Corporation

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