Media Advisory - Atoms take to the ice for 9th season of "Pond Hockey by ENMAX Energy"



    EDMONTON, Jan. 9 /CNW/ - Media representatives are invited to attend the
ninth season opening of "Pond Hockey by ENMAX Energy" on Wednesday, January 9.
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. Leo the Lion (the Edmonton Oil Kings mascot), players from the Oil
Kings, Minor Hockey coaches and ENMAX representatives will be at Sherwood
Park's Strathcona Athletic Park to kick off the new season.
    This season, ENMAX Energy Corporation's popular children's hockey program
will visit 17 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. This
program is presented in partnership with the Edmonton Oil Kings, Minor Hockey
and Astral Radio Edmonton.

    
    What:     Program launch with photo and interview opportunity
    When:     Wednesday, January 9, 2008
              5:45 p.m. - Suggested arrival time
              6 p.m. - Program begins with brief speeches by Oil Kings and
              ENMAX representatives 6:10 p.m. Photo opportunity (Louie the
              Lion, Edmonton Oil Kings and Community Kids), Atom players
              skating with the Edmonton Oil Kings
    Where:    Strathcona Athletic Park
              1100 Cloverbar Road
              5:45 p.m. - Suggested arrival time
              6 p.m. - Program begins with brief speeches by Edmonton Oil
              Kings and ENMAX representatives
              6:10 p.m. - Photo opportunity - Leo the Lion, Oil Kings and
              Community Kids (Atom players) skating
    

    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: Jill Lindstrand, Community Investment
Specialist, ENMAX Energy Corporation, Phone (780) 408-2013, Cell: (780)
938-3230, Fax: (780) 408-2567

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