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2010-04-19 09:00:00

MONTREAL, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Boralex Power Income Fund (the "Fund") is pleased that its Senneterre power station project will benefit from significant investments by the federal and provincial governments. The $6 million project was developed in collaboration with a manufacturer in the Abitibi area and will maximize the utilization of old bark piles.

2009-07-08 08:44:00

MONTREAL, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - On July 7, 2009, Boralex Power Income Fund (the "Fund") received notices from AbitibiBowater ("Abitibi") cancelling a number of contracts that affect the Fund's Dolbeau cogeneration plant and Senneterre power station.

2009-05-06 23:04:00

US$ ABWTQ (OTC) ABH (TSX) MONTREAL, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AbitibiBowater Inc. ("AbitibiBowater" or the "Company") and its Abitibi-Consolidated Inc.

2009-03-16 07:30:00

US$ ABH (NYSE, TSX) - New investor commits to backstop up to US$100 million of concurrent offering - Support of unsecured noteholders increases to approximately 39% of outstanding principal amount - Meetings of affected noteholders and lenders to be held April 30th MONTREAL, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AbitibiBowater Inc.

2009-03-13 10:11:00

US$ ABH (NYSE, TSX) - Net debt to be reduced by $2.4 billion - Annual interest expense to be reduced by $162 million - $350 million in new funds to be raised with new debt not maturing until 2014 - Business continuity for employees, trade creditors and customers - Pre-offer support of approximately 34% of existing note holders - Implementation of recapitalization expected to occur by early May 2009 MONTREAL, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -...

2008-09-03 09:00:00

VAL-D'OR, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept.

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