HALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emera Inc. (TSX: EMA) announced that at its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 15, 2019, on a vote by ballot, each of the 12 nominees proposed as Directors and listed in its Management Information Circular dated March 22, 2019 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||87,808,571||99.67||293,149||0.33|
|James V. Bertram||87,751,024||99.60||350,696||0.40|
|Sylvia D. Chrominska||87,778,792||99.63||322,928||0.37|
|Henry E. Demone||87,765,598||99.62||336,122||0.38|
|Kent M. Harvey||87,776,847||99.63||324,872||0.37|
|B. Lynn Loewen||87,813,114||99.67||288,606||0.33|
|Donald A. Pether||87,648,453||99.49||453,266||0.51|
|John B. Ramil||87,729,943||99.58||371,777||0.42|
|Andrea S. Rosen||87,335,439||99.13||766,280||0.87|
|Richard P. Sergel||87,830,483||99.69||271,236||0.31|
|M. Jacqueline Sheppard||87,707,404||99.55||394,315||0.45|
|Jochen E. Tilk||87,781,446||99.64||320,274||0.36|
Final voting results of all matters voted upon at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on May 15, 2019 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 $32 billion in assets and 2018 revenues of more than $6.5 billion. The company primarily invests in regulated electricity generation and electricity and gas transmission and distribution 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’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, EMA.PR.F, and EMA.PR.H. 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.