November 4, 2008

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

FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tractebel Energia S.A. (BOVESPA: TBLE3) (TRACTEBEL) announces the following webcast:

   What:     Tractebel Energia S.A.'s Third Quarter 2008 Results             Conference Call    When:     Monday, November 10, 2008 at 9:00 AM ET    Where:    How:      Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the             address above.    Contact:  Antonio Previtali Jr. of 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 Relations section.

Tractebel Energia has its registered offices in Florianopolis in the state of Santa Catarina. It is the largest private sector electric energy generator in Brazil. The Company's generating complex has 16 hydroelectric and thermoelectric power plants in the states of Parana, Santa Catarina, Rio Grande do Sul, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul and Goias, with an installed capacity of 6,144 MW, around 8% of Brazil's total.

A Company belonging to GDF-SUEZ Group, Tractebel Energia counts on over 900 employees in Brazil. The Company's main customers are electricity distributors and traders, in addition to large industries. It also supplies energy-related services, such as installation of co-generation, operation and maintenance for energy production equipment, and monitors energy quality.


Tractebel Energia S.A.

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

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