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Jul 31, 2014Printer Friendly Version
"Investing in Illinois: A Nicor Gas System Improvement Initiative" will accelerate infrastructure upgrades across northern Illinois NAPERVILLE, Ill. - July 31, 2014 - Nicor Gas received Illinois Commerce Commission approval today on a tariff that will allow for the recovery of pipeline infrastructure investments across northern Illinois.  This nine-year initiative, which begins in 2015, will accelerate natural gas infrastructure upgrades in the Nicor Gas service territory.  The tariff... 
Nicor Gas to Enhance Safety, Reliability and Integrity of its Natural Gas Distribution System
Jul 30, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA - July 30, 2014 - The Board of Directors of AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) declared a quarterly dividend rate of $0.49 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend will be paid on September 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 15, 2014.  This marks the 267th consecutive quarterly dividend the company has paid since 1948. About AGL Resources AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company with operations in natural ga... 
AGL Resources Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend
Jul 29, 2014Printer Friendly Version
2Q14 consolidated diluted EPS of $0.54 versus 2Q13 consolidated diluted EPS of $0.41 2Q14 diluted EPS from continuing operations of $0.53, compared to $0.42 in 2Q13 2Q14 adjusted diluted EPS from continuing operations, excluding wholesale services, of $0.40 compared to $0.37 in 2Q13 ATLANTA, July 29, 2014 - AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) today reported second quarter 2014 net income from continuing operations of $63 million, or $0.53 per basic and diluted share, compared to $50 million and bas... 
AGL Resources reports second quarter 2014 earnings
Jun 30, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA, June 30, 2014 - AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) will release its second quarter 2014 earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 29, and will hold a conference call for its investors at 9 a.m. ET on Wednesday, July 30.The conference call will be webcast and can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of the company's website (www.aglresources.com). Participants may also listen via telephone by dialing 877.415.3179 if calling from the U.S., or 857.244.7322 if dialing ... 
AGL Resources to host second quarter 2014 earnings conference call and webcast July 30
May 08, 2014Printer Friendly Version
More than 50 service projects to be completed across nine states, May 12-18 ATLANTA - May 8, 2014 - AGL Resources employees across nine states will roll up their sleeves to complete more than 50 volunteer projects as part of the company's inaugural AGL Resources Volunteer Week, May 12-18. Our Energy Matters serves as the theme to commemorate the week of events that will include a wide range of activities from community cleanups to home rehabilitations. Volunteer Week is... 
AGL Resources Employees Dedicate their Energy to a Week of Volunteer Events
May 06, 2014Printer Friendly Version
AGL Resources CEO to speak at AGA Financial Forum ATLANTA, May 6 - John W. Somerhalder II, chairman, president and chief executive officer of AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) will speak at the American Gas Association 2014 Financial Forum on May 19, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. ET. A live webcast of the presentation will be broadcast on AGL Resources' Web site at www.aglresources.com. The webcast will be archived on the company's Web site for 30 days. About AGL ResourcesAGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an A... 
AGL Resources CEO to speak at AGA Financial Forum
Apr 30, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA, April 30, 2014 - On April 29, 2014, the Board of Directors of AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE:  GAS) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.49 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend will be paid on June 1, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 16, 2014.  This marks the 266th consecutive quarterly dividend the company has paid since 1948. The company also announced at its annual meeting that shareholders ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers L... 
AGL Resources Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend; Announces Results of Annual Meeting
Apr 29, 2014Printer Friendly Version
Adjusted EPS of $1.37 in 1Q14, excluding wholesale services and impacts of pending Tropical Shipping sale, compared to $1.24 in 1Q13 Consolidated adjusted EPS of $2.86, excluding impacts of Tropical Shipping sale, compared to $1.31 in 1Q13 GAAP EPS of $2.44 for 1Q14 compared to GAAP EPS of $1.31 for 1Q13 1Q14 wholesale services economic earnings of $273 million; EBIT of $293 million and EPS contribution of $1.49 during the quarter Colder-than-normal weather in 1Q14 contributed diluted EPS of $0.... 
AGL Resources reports record first quarter 2014 earnings driven by strong wholesale services results
Apr 09, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA, April 9, 2014 - AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) will release its first quarter 2014 earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, April 29, and will hold a conference call later that day at 4 p.m. ET. The conference call will be webcast and can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of the company's website (www.aglresources.com). Participants may also listen via telephone by dialing 877-703-6108 if calling from the U.S., or 857-244-7307 if dialing from outside of the U.... 
AGL Resources to host first quarter 2014 earnings conference call and webcast April 29
Apr 09, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA, April 9, 2014 - AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) will webcast its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Tuesday, April 29, at 10 a.m. ET. During the meeting, AGL Resources Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer John W. Somerhalder II will provide a summary of the company's financial and operating performance and its business strategy. The meeting will be held at the AGL Resources corporate headquarters at Ten Peachtree Place in Atlanta. The webcast can be accessed via the Investor... 
AGL Resources to webcast 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Apr 07, 2014Printer Friendly Version
Wholesale services economic earnings for 1Q14 expected to be approximately $270 million Wholesale services EBIT for 1Q14 expected to be approximately $290 million Diluted EPS related to wholesale services for 1Q14 expected to be approximately $1.53 Colder-than-normal weather expected to benefit distribution operations and retail operations by approximately $0.15 per diluted share on a combined basis for 1Q14 Sale of Tropical Shipping expected to result in EPS reduction of $0.42 in 1Q14 related t... 
AGL Resources provides update on first quarter 2014 earnings impacts, including significantly higher expectations for wholesale services
Apr 07, 2014Printer Friendly Version
AGL Resources to sell its Tropical Shipping business to a subsidiary of Saltchuk Resources, Inc. of Seattle, WAAfter-tax proceeds expected to be approximately $220 millionIncome tax expense of approximately $60 million and non-cash expense associated with goodwill impairment of approximately $19 million expected to be recorded across 1Q14 and 2Q14Expect transaction to close within 90 days, subject to regulatory approvalsSale of Tropical Shipping consistent with AGL Resources' strategy of focusin... 
AGL Resources Announces Sale of Tropical Shipping to Saltchuk
Apr 03, 2014Printer Friendly Version
Virginia Natural Gas Applauds New Law that Encourages Strategic Natural Gas Investments VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - April 3, 2014 - Virginia Natural Gas (VNG), a subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS), expects its customers to benefit from legislation signed into law by Gov. Terry McAuliffe that enables the state's natural gas utilities, including VNG, to acquire long-term supplies of natural gas and build infrastructure to facilitate the delivery of low-cost shale and coalbed methane gas to Virgini... 
Benefits expected for customers of Virginia Natural Gas as a result of new law allowing long-term supply contracts and infrastructure for natural gas
Mar 10, 2014Printer Friendly Version
Expanded role focuses on shaping public policy for one of the nation’s largest natural gas companies AGL Resources promotes Jim Kibler to Senior Vice President, External Affairs and Public Policy Expanded role focuses on shaping public policy for one of the nation’s largest natural gas companies ATLANTA – March 10, 2014 – Atlanta-based AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) has announced the promotion of Jim Kibler to senior vice president of external affairs and public policy. In his newly expande... 
AGL Resources promotes Jim Kibler to Senior Vice President, External Affairs and Public Policy
Feb 21, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA, February 21, 2014 - AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) today announced that members of its management team will host the company's annual Analyst Day for institutional investors on March 7, 2014, at the New York Stock Exchange. The event will be held between 8:30 a.m. and noon ET and will be webcast via the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site (www.aglresources.com). A replay of the event and accompanying presentations also will be available on the Investor Relations section... 
AGL Resources Management Team to Host Analyst Day March 7
Feb 06, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA - Feb. 6, 2014 - Pivotal LNG, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS), and WesPac Midstream LLC (WesPac) today announced they have been selected by TOTE, Inc. to provide liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel TOTE's two new state-of-the-art container ships in Jacksonville, Fla. TOTE's new dual fuel LNG container ships are expected to be delivered to the port in Jacksonville in late 2015 and early 2016. To move forward on this project, Pivotal LNG, Inc., WesPac and TOTE... 
Pivotal LNG and WesPac Midstream LLC Selected to Serve TOTE's LNG Vessels in Jacksonville, Florida
Feb 04, 2014Printer Friendly Version
2013 adjusted EPS of $2.66 excluding wholesale services, compared to 2012 adjusted EPS of $2.48 excluding wholesale services (compared to guidance of $2.55 to $2.65 that was previously raised on October 30, 2013) 2013 GAAP EPS of $2.64 compared to 2012 GAAP EPS of $2.31 ($2.64 includes a loss of $0.47 related to mark-to-market losses in the wholesale services segment, with expected offset to be recognized largely in 2014 and 2015) Colder-than-normal weather in 2013 contributed EPS of $0.11 a... 
AGL Resources Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2013 Earnings and Initiates 2014 EPS Guidance
Feb 04, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA - Feb. 04, 2014 - The Board of Directors of AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) has approved an increase of $0.08 per share or 4.3 percent, in the annual dividend rate on the company's common stock, to an indicated annual dividend of $1.96 per share. The increased dividend reflects the underlying strength of AGL Resources' regulated operations. The new quarterly dividend rate of $0.49 per share is effective for the dividend payable March 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of busi... 
AGL Resources Board of Directors Increases Dividend by 4.3 Percent
Jan 16, 2014Printer Friendly Version
UPS contract further highlights growing market demand ATLANTA - Jan. 16, 2014 - Pivotal LNG, a wholly owned subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS), announced that it has entered into its second agreement with UPS (NYSE: UPS) to provide liquefied natural gas ("LNG") to UPS fleet operations in Jacksonville, Fla. Pivotal's first LNG supply agreement with UPS was announced in April 2013. Under that agreement, Pivotal is providing LNG to UPS facilities in Nashville and Knoxville, Tenn.  ... 
Pivotal LNG to supply liquefied natural gas to UPS facility in Jacksonville, Fla.
Jan 15, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA - Jan. 16, 2014 - AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) today reported that its natural gas distribution companies met customer demand during the recent Arctic chill, and set new records for peak-day natural gas deliveries in three of its service territories. System-wide, AGL Resources' seven utilities safely and reliably delivered more than 15.1 billion cubic feet of natural gas to 4.5 million customers during the historic two-day "polar vortex" event. "We take our obligation to serve customers ve... 
Several AGL Resources Natural Gas Utilities Set Record-Breaking Gas Deliveries during Polar Vortex Weather Event
Jan 15, 2014Printer Friendly Version
Seventh consecutive year company receives J.D. Power award NAPERVILLE, Ill. - Jan. 15, 2013 - Nicor Home Solutions, the Illinois-based affiliate of Pivotal Home Solutions and a premier provider of home protection products and services, continues to perform the highest among call centers for customer satisfaction excellence, according to the J.D. Power Certified Call Center Program.SM This marks the seventh consecutive year that Nicor Home Solutions has received the distinction, which recognizes... 
Nicor Home Solutions Call Centers Recognized for Providing Outstanding Customer Service Experience
Jan 14, 2014Printer Friendly Version
ATLANTA - Jan. 14, 2014 - AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) will release its fourth quarter and year-end 2013 earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, Feb. 4, and will hold a conference call the following day, Wednesday, Feb. 5, to discuss its results at 9 a.m. ET.The conference call will be webcast, and can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of the company's website (www.aglresources.com). Participants may also listen via telephone by dialing 877-474-9506 if calling from th... 
AGL Resources to host fourth quarter and year-end 2013 earnings conference call and webcast Feb. 5

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