MONTREAL, Jan. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Gaz Métro Limited Partnership (TSX:
GZM.UN) will hold a telephone conference with financial analysts on Wednesday,
February 4, 2009, at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern time) to discuss its results for the
first quarter ended December 31, 2008. Sophie Brochu, President and Chief
Executive Officer, and Pierre Despars, Executive Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, will be the main speakers. This will be followed by a
question period. The results will be released on the same day, following their
approval by Gaz Métro's Board of Directors.
The conference can be accessed live by dialling 416-644-3414 or toll-free
1-800-733-7560. It will also be Webcast on Gaz Métro's Web site
(www.gazmetro.com/investors) in the "Webcasts" section.
Rebroadcasts can be accessed for 30 days by telephone at 416-640-1917 or
toll-free at 1-877-289-8525 (access code: 21294929#), and for 90 days on Gaz
Métro's Web site.
Media and other interested individuals are invited to listen in.
Gaz Métro Overview
With almost $3.3 billion of assets and approximately 1,300 employees in
Quebec, Gaz Métro is a leading Quebec energy company and one of Canada's
largest natural gas distributors. Gaz Métro serves some 175,800 customers in
Quebec through an underground pipeline network of more than 10,000 km.
Through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Northern New England Energy
Corporation (NNEEC), Gaz Métro has been active in New England's energy
industry since 1986 and has about 300 employees there. NNEEC includes Vermont
Gas Systems, the sole natural gas distributor in Vermont, and Green Mountain
Power Corporation, the second largest electricity distributor in that State.
Through subsidiaries or in partnership with other investors, Gaz Métro is
active in natural gas transportation and storage as well as energy services
and water and waste water systems and fibre optic networks. Gaz Métro also
participates in various development projects in the energy sector.
For further information:
For further information: Investors and analysts: Caroline Warren,
Investor Relations, (514) 598-3324; Media: Marie-Noelle Cano, Media & Public
Relations, (514) 598-3449