June 25, 2013
HOUSTON - Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) today announced a donation of $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to assist those in need as a result of the extraordinary flooding in Southern Alberta. In addition, the company will match any employee gift from $50 to $7500 to the Canadian Red Cross, under Spectra Energy’s matching gift program.
Spectra Energy has operated in Western Canada for more than 55 years and is dedicated to giving back to local communities. In addition to the monetary support, Spectra Energy employees are initiating a Helping Hands in Action project, part of the company’s annual community service program, to help those community groups in the greatest need in the Calgary area. The program provides volunteer support as well as $1000 grants to provide supplies for the projects.
Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), a FORTUNE 500 company, is one of North America's premier pipeline and midstream companies. Based in Houston, Texas, the company’s operations in the United States and Canada include more than 22,000 miles of natural gas, natural gas liquids, and crude oil pipelines, approximately 305 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas storage, as well as natural gas gathering and processing, and local distribution operations. The company also has a 50 percent ownership in DCP Midstream, the largest producer of natural gas liquids and one of the largest natural gas gatherers and processors in the United States. Spectra Energy has served North American customers and communities for more than a century. The company’s longstanding values are recognized through its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indexes and the Carbon Disclosure Project's Global 500 and S&P 500 Carbon Disclosure Leadership Indexes. For more information, visit www.spectraenergy.com.Peter Murchland