AltaGas Ltd. Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results and Conference Call

July 18, 2011

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 18, 2011) - AltaGas Ltd. (AltaGas) (TSX:ALA) will release its 2011 second quarter financial results on Thursday, July 28, 2011. A conference call and webcast will be held the same day to discuss the financial results and progress on construction and development projects.

Time: 10:00 a.m. MT (12:00 p.m. ET)
Dial-in: 416-340-2218 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            416-340-2218      end_of_the_skype_highlighting or toll free at 1-866-226-1793 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1-866-226-1793      end_of_the_skype_highlighting

Shortly after the conclusion of the call, a replay will be available by dialling 905-694-9451 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            905-694-9451      end_of_the_skype_highlighting or 1-800-408- 3053 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            1-800-408- 3053      end_of_the_skype_highlighting. The passcode is 1707067. The replay will expire at midnight (ET) on August 4, 2011. The webcast will be archived for one year.

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 renewable energy sources. For more information visit:

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