News Release

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund to Host Third Quarter Conference Call

TORONTO, Ontario (October 1, 2009) – Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund (TSX: MPT.UN; MPT.DB – “MPT”, or the “Fund”) today announced that it will hold a conference call on Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Fund’s financial and operating performance for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009.

The call will be hosted by Michael Bernstein, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Michael Smerdon, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. To listen to the call, please dial 416-340-8061 (Canada) or 1-866-225-0198 (North America). A replay of the call will be available until November 19, 2009 by dialling 416-695-5800 or 1-800-408-3053 and entering the passcode 3340311. The event will be webcast live with an accompanying slide presentation and subsequently archived in the Investor Centre section of the Fund’s website at www.macquarie.com/mpt.

The Fund’s third quarter results will be released after the close of market trading on Wednesday, November 4, 2009.

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 www.macquarie.com/mpt for additional information.



FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:


Michael Smerdon
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Tel: (416) 607 5167
Email:
michael.smerdon@macquarie.com

Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund is not an authorised deposit taking institution for the purposes of the Banking Act (Cth) 1959 and Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund’s obligations do not represent deposits or other liabilities of Macquarie Bank Limited ABN 46 008 583 542 (MBL). MBL does not guarantee or otherwise provide assurance in respect of the obligations of Macquarie Power & Infrastructure Income Fund.