AGL supports upcoming Camden show

AGL Energy Limited (AGL) is pleased to host a marquee at the Camden Show from 9am to 8pm on Friday, 15 March and Saturday, 16 March 2013, as part of its local community support activities. The marquee will showcase interactive activities for children such as water experiments, colouring-in, constructing wind turbines and interactive games based around renewable energy and optimising energy efficiency in the home.

In addition, AGL mascots Timmy and Tina Turbine will be in attendance on Friday to help children learn more about renewable energy. AGL will also provide information about its current operations at the Camden Gas Project, which supplies approximately five percent of New South Wales’ gas needs to households and businesses. AGL will provide information about its current horizontal drilling technique, environmental and water aspects of the project and display images of the project in action. There will also be a geology and aquifers animation, a drilling animation and a model display of a vertical well.

As part of the event sponsorship, AGL has also sponsored the Lumberjack Spectacular Show and the Beef Cattle on Saturday. Jenny O’Brien, AGL’s Community Relations Manager for the Camden Gas Project believes the Camden Show offers a great opportunity to celebrate the local region. “The Camden Show is a popular community event and AGL is pleased to participate and provide an opportunity for the local community to learn more about AGL, natural gas and how we are protecting water and the environment.”

AGL will be giving away a BBQ each day of the event and will be offering many fun giveaways for children throughout both days. Jenny O’Brien, AGL’s Community Relations Manager for the Camden Gas Project believes the Camden Show offers a great opportunity to celebrate the local region. “The Camden Show is a popular community event and AGL is pleased to participate and provide an opportunity for the local community to learn more about AGL, natural gas and how we are protecting water and the environment.”

About AGL

AGL is one of Australia's leading integrated renewable energy companies and is taking action toward creating a sustainable energy future for our investors, communities and customers. Drawing on 175 years of experience, AGL operates retail and merchant energy businesses, power generation assets and an upstream gas portfolio. AGL has one of Australia's largest retail energy and dual fuel customer bases. AGL has a diverse power generation portfolio including base, peaking and intermediate generation plants, spread across traditional thermal generation as well as renewable sources including hydro, wind, landfill gas and biomass. AGL is Australia's largest private owner and operator of renewable energy assets and is looking to further expand this position by exploring a suite of low emission and renewable energy generation development opportunities.