March 24, 2010 16:38 ET

ATCO Gas to Open New Environmentally Friendly Operations Centre

Edmonton facility is the largest commercial building of its kind in Canada

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 24, 2010) - Please join ATCO Gas as it celebrates the official opening of a new environmentally friendly operations centre - the largest commercial building of its kind in Canada. The flagship geo-thermal facility raises the bar for sustainable building standards and speaks to ATCO's commitment to the environment.

Date: Friday, March 26, 2010
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: ATCO Gas - North Edmonton Operations Centre
3450 - 149th Street, Edmonton, Alberta
(From 137th Avenue - turn south on 149th Street)

Speakers: Nancy Southern - President and CEO, ATCO Group
The Honourable Rob Renner - Minister, Alberta Environment
Brian Hahn - President, ATCO Gas
His Worship Mayor Stephen Mandel - Mayor, City of Edmonton

Opportunities: Media Tour following the event
Select photos will be posted at by 4 p.m.
same day

ATCO Gas is part of ATCO Group and provides safe, reliable natural gas service through a network of more than 37,000 kilometres of underground pipes and service lines. The company operates 62 agency offices across Alberta and serves more than one million customers in nearly 300 communities across the province. More information about ATCO Gas is available at

Alberta-based ATCO Ltd., with more than 7,500 employees and assets of approximately $10.0 billion, delivers service excellence and innovative business solutions worldwide with leading companies engaged in Utilities (pipelines, natural gas and electricity transmission and distribution), Energy (power generation, natural gas gathering, processing, storage and liquids extraction), Structures & Logistics (manufacturing, logistics and noise abatement) and Technologies (business systems solutions). More information can be found at

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