AltaGas Ltd. Announces Election of Board of Directors

May 01, 2015

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 1, 2015) - AltaGas Ltd. ("AltaGas") (TSX:ALA) is pleased to announce the final director election results from its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held April 30, 2015. All nominees recommended by management for election were elected for a term ending at the next annual meeting. The detailed results of the vote are set out below:

Nominee Votes For % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
Catherine M. Best 68,398,883 98.14 1,292,966 1.86
David W. Cornhill 66,894,721 95.99 2,797,128 4.01
Allan L. Edgeworth 69,118,527 99.18 573,322 0.82
Hugh A. Fergusson 66,972,907 96.10 2,718,942 3.90
Daryl H. Gilbert 57,540,777 82.56 12,151,072 17.44
Robert B. Hodgins 68,131,140 97.76 1,560,709 2.24
Myron F. Kanik 65,677,440 94.24 4,014,409 5.76
David F. Mackie 65,482,071 93.96 4,209,778 6.04
M. Neil McCrank 69,222,716 99.33 469,113 0.67

Results for all agenda items will be available on SEDAR shortly.

AltaGas is an energy infrastructure business with a focus on natural gas, power and regulated utilities. AltaGas creates value by acquiring, growing and optimizing its energy infrastructure, including a focus on clean energy sources. For more information visit:

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