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EVENT REMINDER: Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund's Annual Investor Day Coming Up on November 20, 2008

  • Learn why infrastructure represents an attractive investment opportunity
  • Find out how MPT is strategically positioned for 2009 and beyond

TORONTO, Ontario (November 13, 2008) – Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund (TSX: MPT.UN; MPT.DB – “MPT” or the “Fund”), which invests in essential infrastructure assets, will hold its annual Investor Day on November 20, 2008 in Toronto.

Analysts, institutional investors and brokers are invited to join members of MPT’s management and operational teams at the Toronto Board of Trade, which is located in First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West. Gregory Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer of MPT, will highlight MPT’s strong position in the current economic environment, review the merits of investing in infrastructure assets, and discuss MPT’s strategic outlook for the year ahead.

Following Mr. Smith’s presentation, the audience will hear from two distinguished guest speakers:

  • David Butters, who is President of the Association of Power Producers of Ontario (APPrO), will share his insight into Ontario’s power supply mix and the role and outlook for non-utility generators; and
  • David McFadden, who is Chair of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP’s National Energy and Infrastructure Industry Group and a Director of the Canadian Council for Public- Private Partnerships, will discuss Canada’s infrastructure deficit and the increasing role of public-private partnerships in meeting infrastructure investment needs.

Registration commences at 3:30 p.m. with presentations scheduled from 4:15 p.m. to 6 p.m., followed by a cocktail reception. Members of the investment community who wish to attend are invited to RSVP to Iris Roesler at 416-607-5166 or to email

The presentations will also be accessible via live webcast with accompanying slides at, in the Investor Centre, under the “Presentations and Events” tab.

An archive of the webcast, including a transcript, will be available following the event.

About Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund
Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund invests in essential infrastructure assets in North America with an emphasis on power infrastructure. MPT’s strategy is to acquire and actively manage a diverse, high quality portfolio of infrastructure assets to improve their financial performance and provide growing and sustainable distributions to unitholders. MPT’s portfolio includes investments in gas cogeneration, wind, hydro and biomass power generating facilities, representing approximately 350 MW of installed capacity, and a 45% interest in Leisureworld Senior Care LP, a leading provider of long-term care, or social infrastructure, in Ontario. MPT is managed by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited. Please visit for additional information.

For further information, please contact:

Aaron Boles
Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations
Tel: (416) 649 1325