TA.TO - TransAlta Corporation

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TransAlta Corporation

110-12th Avenue SW
PO Box 1900 Station 'M'
Calgary, AB T2P 2M1

IndustryUtilities—Independent Power Producers
Full Time Employees1,883

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Ms. Dawn Lorraine FarrellPres, CEO & Corp. Director2.65MN/A1960
Mr. John Harry KousiniorisCOO & Chief Growth Officer1.13MN/A1965
Mr. Brett M. GellnerChief Devel. Officer1.49MN/A1964
Mr. Wayne Alexander Collins BEng (Elect), BBus, CPEng, GAICDExec. Vice-Pres of Generation950.27kN/AN/A
Mr. Todd John StackChief Financial OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


TransAlta Corporation operates as non-regulated electricity generation and energy marketing company in Canada, the United States, and Western Australia. It operates through eight segments: Canadian Coal, U.S. Coal, Canadian Gas, Australian Gas, Wind and Solar, Hydro, Energy Marketing, and Corporate. The company generates and markets electricity through various generation fuels, such as coal, natural gas, water, solar, and wind. It also engages in wholesale trading of electricity and other energy-related commodities and derivatives. The company operates facilities with approximately 9,331 megawatts of aggregate generating capacity. TransAlta Corporation was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

Corporate Governance

TransAlta Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.