March 4, 2014
/CNW Telbec/ - Valener Inc. ("Valener") (TSX: VNR), the public investment vehicle in Gaz Métro Limited Partnership (Gaz Métro), will hold its annual and special meeting of shareholders on
March 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
(Montréal time) at the Palais des congrès de Montréal, 159 Saint-Antoine Street West, Room 511A-E, Montréal (Québec).
In addition to the usual annual meeting agenda, which includes the election of directors and appointment of the independent external auditor, shareholders will be asked to vote on a resolution ratifying Advance Notice By-law No. 2 adopted by Valener's Board of Directors.
Shareholders, media and other interested parties who are unable to attend the meeting are invited to listen to a live webcast on Valener's website (
) in the "Investors" section under "Events and presentations". A recording will also be available for 90 days after the meeting.
Valener owns an economic interest of approximately 29% in Gaz Métro. Valener therefore has a stake in the energy industry and benefits from Gaz Métro's diversified profile, both in terms of geography and business segment. Valener also owns a 24.5% indirect interest in the Seigneurie de Beaupré Wind Farms jointly developed with Gaz Métro and Boralex Inc., with the 272-megawatt Phase I in service since
. Valener's common shares and preferred shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the "VNR" trading symbol for common shares and under the "VNR.PR.A" symbol for Series A preferred shares.
SOURCE Valener Inc.