AltaLink, L.P.

AltaLink, L.P.

December 03, 2009 16:26 ET

DBRS Confirms AltaLink, L.P.'s Credit Rating: Trend From Negative to Stable

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 3, 2009) -

NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES

On November 30, 2009, DBRS issued a news release confirming AltaLink, L.P.'s (ALP) rating for its Senior Secured Bonds and Medium-Term Notes at "A" and changed the trend from negative to stable. DBRS has also confirmed the rating of ALP's Commercial Paper at R-1 (low), with a stable trend.

AltaLink, Canada's only fully independent transmission provider, is responsible for the maintenance and operation of more than 11,600 kilometres of transmission lines and approximately 260 substations in Alberta. As Alberta's largest supplier of safe and reliable transmission, AltaLink is moving forward to provide a transmission system that will continue to meet the growing needs of Albertans.

Contact Information

  • AltaLink Management Ltd. - Investor Relations
    Chris Lomore
    Vice President, Treasurer
    (403) 267-3446
    Chris.Lomore@AltaLink.ca
    or
    AltaLink Management Ltd. - Media Relations
    Marnie McMillan
    Manager, Corporate Communications
    (403) 267-4293
    Marnie.McMillan@AltaLink.ca