Atoms face off the Calgary Flames and Calgary Hitmen for 9th season of "Pond Hockey by ENMAX Energy"



    CALGARY, Jan. 9 /CNW/ - Media representatives are invited to attend the
ninth season opening of "Pond Hockey by ENMAX Energy" on Thursday, January 10.
This fun and exciting grassroots program offers local community children at
the atom level (ages 9 to 10 years) the chance to learn game enhancing skills
and to take to the ice with their local heroes in pursuit of their hockey
dreams. Harvey the Hound, Farley the Fox, players from the Calgary Flames and
Calgary Hitmen, Calgary Hockey Development and ENMAX representatives will be
on at Sandstone/MacEwan Community as the new season kicks off.
    This season, ENMAX Energy Corporation's popular children's hockey program
will visit 16 communities throughout Alberta, providing young Alberta hockey
players with the opportunity to skate alongside WHL or NHL hockey celebrities.
 "Pond Hockey by ENMAX Energy" continues to play an important role in the
development of young hockey players throughout the province and is tangible
evidence of the Corporation's commitment to youth and community pride.

    
    What:  Ninth season program launch with photo and interview opportunities
    When:  Thursday, January 10, 2008
    Where: Sandstone/MacEwan Community
           355 Sanderac Drive NW
           Calgary, Alberta

    5:45 p.m. - Suggested arrival time
    6 p.m.    - Program begins with brief speeches by Alderman Bob
                Hawesworth, Calgary Flames, Calgary Hitmen and ENMAX
                representatives
    6:10 p.m. - Photo opportunity - Harvey, Farley, Community Kids (Atom
                players) skating with the Calgary Flames and Calgary Hitmen
    

    ENMAX Energy Corporation, a subsidiary of ENMAX Corporation, is Alberta's
leading competitive electricity retailer. In addition to electricity, ENMAX
Energy provides natural gas, renewable energy and value-added services to
residential, commercial and industrial customers throughout Alberta. ENMAX
Energy contracts low-cost reliable electricity from the Keephills and Battle
River coal-fired plants and meets peak demand through a long term agreement
with the natural gas fired Calgary Energy Centre. Through a subsidiary, it is
one of Alberta's largest investors in renewable energy with 50 per cent
ownership of the McBride Lake Wind Farm and 100 per cent ownership of the
Taber Wind Farm. ENMAX Energy has the largest green power marketing program of
its kind in Canada and in 2006, received the Consumer Champion Award for its
ground-breaking EasyMax(R) program. For more information, visit our  website
at enmaxenergy.com.





For further information:

For further information: Michelle Wong, ENMAX Energy Corporation, Phone:
(403)514-2069, Cell: (403) 689-6147; Jodi Anderson, Community Relations &
Events, Calgary Flames Hockey Club, Phone: (403) 777-2164

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