Media Advisory/REMINDER: Fortis Inc. Annual Meeting of Shareholders

05/05/2008 08:00 EST

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on 
Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. (Newfoundland time), 9:00 a.m. (EDT), at the Holiday Inn St. John's,
180 Portugal Cove Road, St. John's, NL. The presentation that will be given during the meeting will be webcast on the Fortis Inc. website at
www.fortisinc.com. Mr. H. Stanley Marshall, President and Chief Executive Officer, Fortis Inc., will review the important
events of the past year. Mr. Barry V. Perry, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer,
Fortis Inc., will review the financial performance of the Corporation in 2007 and provide an overview
of results for the first quarter 2008. WHAT: Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Fortis Inc. WHERE: Holiday Inn St. John's 180 Portugal Cove Road, St. John's, NL WHEN: Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. (Newfoundland time), 9:00 a.m. (EDT) Fortis Inc. is the largest investor-owned distribution utility in Canada. With total assets exceeding $10 billion and annual revenue of more than $2.7 billion, the Corporation serves approximately 2,000,000 gas and electricity customers. Its regulated holdings include a natural gas utility in British Columbia and electric distribution utilities in five Canadian provinces and three Caribbean countries. Fortis owns non-regulated hydroelectric generation assets across Canada and in Belize and Upper New York State. The Corporation also owns hotels and commercial real estate across Canada. Fortis Inc. shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and trade under the symbol FTS. Additional information can be accessed at www.fortisinc.com or www.sedar.com.
Fortis Inc. Donna Hynes Manager, Investor and Public Relations 709-737-2800

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