HALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emera Inc. (TSX: EMA) announced that at its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 24, 2018, on a vote by ballot, each of the 12 nominees proposed as Directors and listed in its Management Information Circular dated March 15, 2018 were elected as Directors. The detailed results of the vote for the election of Directors are set out below.
|Nominee||Votes For||Votes Withheld|
|Scott C. Balfour||107,543,978||99.36||692,288||0.64|
|Sylvia D. Chrominska||107,851,977||99.64||384,289||0.36|
|Henry E. Demone||106,827,660||98.70||1,408,606||1.30|
|Allan L. Edgeworth||107,382,226||99.21||854,040||0.79|
|James D. Eisenhauer||107,858,389||99.65||377,877||0.35|
|Kent M. Harvey||107,965,579||99.75||270,687||0.25|
|B. Lynn Loewen||107,984,619||99.77||251,647||0.23|
|Donald A. Pether||107,410,100||99.24||826,166||0.76|
|John B. Ramil||107,565,954||99.38||670,312||0.62|
|Andrea S. Rosen||107,190,715||99.03||1,045,551||0.97|
|Richard P. Sergel||107,961,234||99.75||275,032||0.25|
|M. Jacqueline Sheppard||107,509,371||99.33||726,895||0.67|
Final voting results of all matters voted upon at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on May 24, 2018 will be filed on www.sedar.com
About Emera Inc.
Emera Inc. is a geographically diverse energy and services company headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia with approximately $29 billion in assets and 2017 revenues of more than $6 billion. The company invests in electricity generation, transmission and distribution, gas transmission and distribution, and utility energy services with a strategic focus on transformation from high carbon to low carbon energy sources. Emera has investments throughout North America, and in four Caribbean countries. Emera continues to target achieving a minimum of 75% of its adjusted net income from rate-regulated businesses. Emera’s common and preferred shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and trade respectively under the symbol EMA, EMA.PR.A, EMA.PR.B, EMA.PR.C, EMA.PR.E, and EMA.PR.F. Depositary receipts representing common shares of Emera are listed on the Barbados Stock Exchange under the symbol EMABDR and on The Bahamas International Securities Exchange under the symbol EMAB. Additional Information can be accessed at www.emera.com or at www.sedar.com.