CALGARY, Dec. 11 /CNW/ - ENMAX Corporation is pleased to announce the
appointment of Mr. Dave Rehn as the new Executive Vice President of
Generation. During his 30 years of experience as a senior leader in the US
power industry, Mr. Rehn has been directly involved in the design,
construction and operation of gas, hydro and coal power plants.
"As ENMAX moves forward with the construction of the District Energy
plant for downtown Calgary, the 1200 MW plant we announced in April and the
120 MW peaking plant we announced in October, Dave's extensive experience in
project management and wide-ranging strategic expertise will pay a key role in
the implementation of our strategy," said Gary Holden, President and CEO of
ENMAX. "My own experience in power plant construction tells me how important
Dave's contribution will be. He's worked in some of the key roles in the US
power industry and he's a very welcome addition to our team."
"Alberta is one of the most exciting places on earth right now," said
Dave Rehn. "There are great opportunities here, ENMAX has an exciting strategy
for the future and I'm looking forward to working with my new colleagues in
taking the company forward."
Mr. Rehn has held senior executive positions in two leading generation
companies in the US: Duke Energy and Constellation Energy. He has also been a
director of two energy companies; one producing energy from waste and another
focused on biomass.
ENMAX Corporation and its predecessors have provided Albertans with safe
and reliable electricity for 100 years. ENMAX provides electricity, natural
gas, renewable energy and value-added services to more than 500,000
residential, commercial and industrial customer accounts in Alberta through
its subsidiary companies. 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 enmax.com.
You can choose any retailer listed at www.ucahelps.gov.ab.ca or at
310-4822. Electricity delivery to your home or business isn't affected by
your choice of retailer.
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For further information:
For further information: Peter Hunt, VP, Public Affairs, ENMAX
Corporation, (403) 689-6150