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Emera Announces the Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for TECO Energy Acquisition

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– Emera Inc. (“Emera”) (TSX:EMA) today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (“HSR Act”), in connection with the acquisition of TECO Energy (NYSE:TE) by Emera (“Acquisition”). Expiration of the waiting period provides antitrust clearance for the Acquisition and is one of the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 8, 2016229 Views

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NCC Community Meetings Coming up in February 2016

February 4 , 2016 President Russell will be hosting a number of community meetings in the next few weeks to hear from members and provide an update on NCC files. Below is a draft schedule of meetings with some venues still to be determined. Please click here for a PDF version of the draft schedule. NT5

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 2016150 Views

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Northwestel drops the price on Internet over usage; introduces new DSL usage blocks

February 1, 2016 WHITEHORSE, YT – Today, Northwestel announced 2 important changes to its Internet usage framework to help customers save money. Beginning February 1, the cost of Internet over usage will be dropped by 50¢ per gigabyte (GB) on non-satellite packages – a savings up to 25% for those who use a little extra […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 2016103 Views

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Announcing The Maritimes Energy Association’s 2016 Board of Directors

28 January 2016 Halifax, N.S. – The Maritimes Energy Association’s 2016 Board of Directors officially assumed their positions yesterday immediately following the 2016 Annual General Meeting. They are as follows: Julie Hebert, AMEC Black & McDonald (Past Chair) Rick Edwards, Atlantic Towing (Member-at-Large) Austen Hughes, Natural Forces (Renewable Energy Director) Paul Jamer, Breakwater Group (Member-at-Large) […]

by ahnationtalk on January 28, 2016194 Views

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Atlantic Canada’s First Aboriginal Business Accelerator Launches

(Fredericton, January 22, 2016) – Aboriginal entrepreneurs in New Brunswick will benefit from a new program started today designed to help their businesses take advantage of opportunities in the multi-billion dollar National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS). “The JEDI Aboriginal Business Accelerator Program is very exciting,” says Alex Dedam, President of the Joint Economic Development Initiative. […]

by pmnationtalk on January 25, 2016218 Views

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Emera Acquisition of TECO Energy Approved by FERC

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– Emera Inc. (“Emera”) (TSX:EMA) today announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) has approved the acquisition of TECO Energy Inc. (“TECO Energy”) (NYSE:TE), finding the transaction is consistent with the public interest. Emera’s acquisition of TECO Energy (“Acquisition”) was announced on September 4, 2015, and TECO Energy shareholders approved the Acquisition […]

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 2016110 Views

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CCAB presents the 18th annual Toronto Gala celebrating 2016’s Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame award winners

CCAB presents the 18th annual Toronto Gala celebrating 2016’s Aboriginal Business Hall of Fame award winners The Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) will be hosting the 18th Annual Toronto Gala on February 2, 2016 at the Ritz Carlton hotel in Toronto, Ontario. CCAB will be honouring and celebrating the 2016 Aboriginal Business Hall of […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 2016350 Views

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Emera Announces Executive Team Changes

– Blunden appointed CFO, Balfour given additional responsibilities – HALIFAX, Nova Scotia–Chris Huskilson, President and CEO of Emera Inc. (EMA:TSX) today announced two important changes to Emera’s executive team. Greg Blunden has been appointed Chief Financial Officer, Emera Inc., effective March 1, 2016. Mr. Blunden, currently Emera’s Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Planning, has been […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 2016168 Views

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Emera Approves Quarterly Dividends

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– On January 8, 2016 the Board of Directors of Emera Inc. (TSX: EMA, EMA.PR.A, EMA.PR.B, EMA.PR.C, EMA.PR.E, and EMA.PR.F) approved a quarterly dividend of $0.475 per common share payable on and after February 16, 2016 to common shareholders of record at the close of business on February 2, 2016; a quarterly dividend […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 2016227 Views

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NationTalk Welcomes Deloitte to its Partner Program

NationTalk Welcomes Deloitte to its Partner Program Toronto, ON, December 20th, 2015 – NationTalk is pleased to announce that Deloitte has joined its NationTalk Partner Program. As a partner, Deloitte will now have unparalleled access to First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities, public, private organizations and Industry stakeholders daily through NationTalk’s Indigenous Information Economy Network. […]

by pmnationtalk on January 7, 2016524 Views

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