Brookfield Renewable Power Inc.

Brookfield Renewable Power Inc.

June 20, 2011 11:48 ET

Brookfield Renewable Power's Golf Tournament Raises $325,000 for Children in the Region

GATINEAU, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - June 20, 2011) - Brookfield Renewable Power proudly presented five cheques for $65,000 each to the Alexandre Picard Ominum, the Social Pediatric Centre of Gatineau, the Franco- Ontarian Society for Autism, Trait d'Union Outaouais, and the Mathis Dumais-Dontigny Foundation, in support of children in the Ottawa-Gatineau region. The company held its 7th annual golf tournament last Friday at Le Chateau Montebello Golf Club in Montebello, Québec.

"We are deeply grateful to our sponsors, donors and participants who have once again made this event such a success, and whose efforts this year will greatly help to support the physical, emotional and social needs of children in our community," said Richard Legault, Chief Executive Officer of Brookfield Renewable Power.

Brookfield Renewable Power has raised close to one million dollars through its annual golf tournament, which has gone to support a number of organizations in the area.

About Brookfield Renewable Power

Brookfield Renewable Power Inc., wholly-owned by Brookfield Asset Management Inc., has more than 100 years of experience as an owner, operator and developer of hydroelectric power facilities. Its total portfolio includes more than 170 generating facilities with over 4,300 megawatts of capacity. It also has a significant hydroelectric and wind project pipeline. Brookfield Renewable Power's operations are primarily located in North America and Brazil. Brookfield Asset Management Inc., focused on property, power and infrastructure assets, has approximately US$150 billion of assets under management and is listed on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges under the symbols BAM and BAM.A, respectively, and on Euronext Amsterdam under the symbol BAMA. For more information, please visit Brookfield Renewable Power's website at www.brookfieldpower.com and Brookfield Asset Management's website at www.brookfield.com.

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