October 29, 2009

Capital Power to Host Investor Day Event in Toronto

EDMONTON, Alberta – October 29, 2009 – Capital Power Corporation (TSX: CPX) will be hosting its first annual Investor Day event on Thursday, December 3, 2009. The event will be held at the TMX Broadcast Centre located at 130 King Street West in Toronto.

The Investor Day event will include various presentations from the management team. A detailed agenda will be available in late November.

Members of the professional investment community are invited to attend the event. To register, please contact Carrie King at (780) 392-5110 or by email.

The general public are invited to listen to the live audio webcast. The webcast will be accessible on the company’s website at https://www.capitalpower.com/.

About Capital Power Corporation

Capital Power is a growth-oriented North American independent power producer, building on more than a century of innovation and reliable performance. The company’s vision is to be recognized as one of North America’s most respected, reliable and competitive power generators. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Capital Power has interests in 31 facilities in Canada and the U.S. totaling approximately 3,300 megawatts of generation capacity. Capital Power and its subsidiaries develop, acquire and optimize power generation from a wide range of energy sources. The company’s web site can be accessed at https://www.capitalpower.com/.