August 7, 2008

Webcast Alert: Tractebel Energia S.A. Announces 2nd Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call Webcast

FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tractebel Energia S.A. (BOVESPA: TBLE3) (TRACTEBEL) announces the following webcast:

   What:     Tractebel Energia S.A. 2nd Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call    When:     Friday, August 15, 2008 @ 11:00 AM EDT    Where:    How:      Live over the Internet --             Simply log on to the web at the address above.    Contact:  Antonio Previtali Jr. from Tractebel Energia S.A.,             +55 48 3221-7221, or e-mail, [email protected]   

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be archived at To access the replay, click on the Investor section.

Tractebel Energia, headquartered in Florianopolis, Santa Catarina State, is the largest private electricity generating company in Brazil. The Company has a generating complex comprised of seven hydroelectric plants and seven thermoelectric plants, located in the states of Santa Catarina, Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso and Goias, with a 6,094MW installed capacity, around 7% of Brazil's total.

A Company of SUEZ Energy International, belonging to Group SUEZ, Tractebel Energia counts on 926 employees in the country and has energy distribution concessionary companies and large industries as its major clients -- besides supplying associated services such as the implantation of cogeneration facilities, operation and maintenance of power generation and power quality control equipment.


Tractebel Energia S.A.

CONTACT: Antonio Previtali Jr., Tractebel Energia, +011-55-48-3221-7221,[email protected]

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