Countryside Power Income Fund

Countryside Power Income Fund

August 04, 2005 08:00 ET

Countryside Power Income Fund To Hold Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Second Quarter Results

LONDON, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 4, 2005) - Countryside Power Income Fund (TSX:COU.UN) today announced it will hold a conference call and live audio webcast on Tuesday, August 9, 2005 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss the Fund's financial results for the period ended June 30, 2005.

A news release announcing the Fund's results will be issued prior to the call.

The call will be hosted by Goran Mornhed, President and Chief Executive Officer of Countryside U.S. Power Inc., and Edward M. Campana, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of Countryside U.S. Power Inc. Following management's presentation, there will be a question and answer session for analysts and institutional investors.

To participate in the teleconference, please dial in to 1-800-814-3911. To access the live audio webcast, please visit Countryside's web site at The webcast will also be archived on the web site.

Countryside Power Income Fund has investments in two district energy systems in Canada, with a combined thermal and electric generation capacity of approximately 122 megawatts, and two gas-fired cogeneration plants in California with a combined capacity of 95 megawatts. In addition, the Fund has an indirect investment in 22 renewable power and energy projects located in the United States, which currently have approximately 51 megawatts of electric generation capacity and sold approximately 750,000 MMBtus of boiler fuel in 2004. The Fund's investment in the projects consists of loans to, and a convertible royalty interest in, U.S. Energy Biogas Corp.

Contact Information

  • BarnesMcInerney
    Tanis Robinson
    Senior Account Executive
    (416) 367-5000
    Countryside U.S. Power Inc.
    Edward M. Campana
    Executive Vice President & CFO
    (914) 993-5010
    Countryside Canada Power Inc.
    Nicole Archibald
    Vice President, Administration
    (519) 435-0298