UPDATED ON: Saturday, June 11, 2011
James D. Eisenhauer,
From The Globe and Mail
John McLennan, Chairman, is pleased to announce the election of James D. Eisenhauer, President and Chief Executive Officer of ABCO Group Limited to the Emera Board of Directors. Along with being a member of the Emera Board, Mr. Eisenhauer is the Chair of the Nova Scotia Power Board, a subsidiary of Emera Inc.
Mr. Eisenhauer is a Professional Engineer and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia. He has been a member of the Board of Nova Scotia Business Inc. since 2005, and Chair since November 2010. Mr. Eisenhauer is also a member of the Board of Composites Atlantic and Atlantic Industries Limited and chairs its Audit Committee.
Mr. Eisenhauer holds a Bachelor of Science from Dalhousie University and Bachelor of Engineering (with distinction) from the Technical University of Nova Scotia.
Emera Inc. is a growing energy and services company with $6.3 billion in assets and revenues of $1.6 billion. The company invests in electricity generation, transmission and distribution, as well as gas transmission and utility energy services. Emera's strategy is focused on the transformation of the electricity industry to cleaner generation, and the delivery of that clean energy to market. Emera operates throughout northeastern North America, in three Caribbean countries and in California. More than 80% of the company's earnings come from regulated investments. Emera common and preferred shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and trade under the symbols EMA and EMA.PR.A respectively. Additional information can be accessed at www.emera.com or www.sedar.com.