ENMAX Secures More Renewable Energy to Meet Customer Demand

    CALGARY, June 27 /CNW/ - ENMAX Energy Corporation ("ENMAX Energy"), is
pleased to announce that ENMAX Green Power Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of
ENMAX Energy, has acquired Kettles Hill Wind Energy Inc., the owner and
operator of the Kettles Hill Windpower Facility, from Creststreet Kettles Hill
Windpower LP and Creststreet Windpower Development LP for $163 million
including the assumption of debt and subject to working capital adjustments.
Along with the McBride Lake and Taber wind farms, Kettles Hill will bring
ENMAX's total wind energy ownership to 182 MW, or enough to power over 72,000
    "This will help us meet the rapidly growing demand for renewable energy
in the province," said Gary Holden, President and CEO of ENMAX Energy. "We are
committed to meeting our customers' energy needs by renewable energy,
cogeneration and the best available natural gas or coal gasification
technology. Adding Kettles Hill to our portfolio is an important part of our
long-term strategy to supply energy from cleaner resources and enhances our
position as an environmental leader."
    The Kettles Hill Windpower Facility is located near Pincher Creek and is
comprised of 35 Vestas turbines with a current capacity of 63 MW. The wind
farm has potential for a further 77 MW and the regulatory process for
expansion has been initiated. The site is adjacent to an existing 138 kV
transmission line.

    ENMAX Energy Corporation, a subsidiary of ENMAX Corporation, is Alberta's
leading competitive electricity retailer. ENMAX Energy also provides natural
gas and value-added services to residential, commercial and industrial
customers throughout Alberta. Through a subsidiary, ENMAX Energy is one of
Alberta's largest investors in renewable energy with partial ownership of the
McBride Lake Wind Farm and complete ownership of the Taber Wind Farm. ENMAX
Energy's Greenmax was one of the first green power marketing programs in
Canada, and celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2008. Visit our website at

    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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