Start Time: 11:00 End Time: 12:02 TransAlta Corporation (TAC) Q2 2012 Earnings Call July 31, 2012 11:00 a.m. ET Executives Jess Nieukerk – Director – IR Dawn Farrell – President and CEO Brett Gellner – CFO Ken Stickland – Chief Legal and Business Development Officer Todd Stack – Treasurer Analysts Linda Ezergailis – TD Securities Juan Plessis – Canaccord Genuity Robert Kwan – RBC Capital Markets Andrew Kuske – Credit Suisse Matthew Akman – Scotia Bank Benjamin Pham – BMO Capital Markets Jeremy Rosenfield – Desjardins Capital Markets Robert Kwan – RBC Capital Markets Matthew Akman – Scotia Bank Jeremy Rosenfield – Desjardins Capital Markets Dominique Barker – CIBC global asset management Dina O’Meara – Calgary Herald PresentationOperator
Hello, this is the Chorus Call Conference operator. Welcome to the TransAlta Corporation 2012 Second Quarter Results Conference Call. As a reminder, all participants are in listen-only mode and the conference is being recorded. After the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. (Operator Instructions) At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Jess Nieukerk, Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, Mr. Nieukerk. Jess Nieukerk Thank you, operator. Good morning, everyone. I’m Jess Nieukerk, Director of Investor Relations. Welcome to TransAlta’s second quarter 2012 conference call. With me are Dawn Farrell, President and CEO; Brett Gellner, Chief Financial Officer; Ken Stickland, Chief Legal and Business Development Officer; and Todd Stack, Treasurer. This morning, we released our second quarter 2012 results. We hope you’ve had a chance to review them. For those, who are not on our webcast, we have also posted our Q2 presentation on our website under our Investors section, as we will be referring to the presentation during this call. Further operating information will be posted after the call.