Gaz Métro - Broadcast of annual partners’ meeting and release of 2008 Q1 results

January 17, 2008 - Financial releases

Montréal, January 17, 2008 – Gaz Métro Limited Partnership (TSX: GZM.UN) will hold its Annual Partners’ Meeting on Wednesday, February 6, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. (Eastern time), at the Palais des congrès de Montréal, 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Room 511 B, Montréal(Québec), to review its activities as well as discuss its 2007 fiscal year results and 2008 first quarter results.

The Annual Partners’ Meeting will be broadcasted live on Gaz Métro’s website (www.gazmetro.com/investors) in the “Webcasts” section. A rebroadcast will be available for a period of 90 days.

The Partnership will also hold a telephone conference with financial analysts to discuss specifically its 2008 first quarter results on February 6, 2008, at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern time). Sophie Brochu, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Pierre Despars, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be the main speakers. This will be followed by a question and answer period. The results are expected to be released that morning.    

The conference call with financial analysts can be accessed live by dialling 416 644 3415 or  1 800 733 7560. It will also be webcast on Gaz Métro’s website in the “Webcasts” section. Rebroadcasts can be accessed for 30 days by telephone at 416 640 1917 or 1 877 289 8525 (access code: 21259978#), and for 90 days on Gaz Métro’s website.

Media and other interested individuals are invited to listen to these conferences.

Gaz Métro Overview
With more than $3.1 billion of assets and approximately 1,300 employees in Quebec, Gaz Métro is a leading Quebec energy company and one of Canada’s largest natural gas distributors. Gaz Métro serves about 171,000 customers in Quebec through an underground pipeline network of almost 10,000 km.

Through its wholly-owned subsidiary, NNEEC, Gaz Métro has been active in New England’s energy industry since 1986 and has nearly 300 employees there. NNEEC includes Vermont Gas Systems, the sole gas distributor in Vermont, and Green Mountain Power Corporation, the second largest electricity distributor in that State.

Through subsidiaries or in partnership with other investors, Gaz Métro is active in natural gas transportation and storage as well as energy services and water and waste water systems and fibre optic networks. Gaz Métro also participates in various development projects in the energy sector.

Sources: 

Investors and analysts 
Caroline Warren
Investor Relations
(514) 598-3324

Medias
Frédéric Krikorian
Public and Governmental Affairs
(514) 598-3656

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