TAC - 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 Employees2,228

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Ms. Dawn Lorraine FarrellPres, CEO & Director2.94MN/A1960
Mr. Donald TremblayChief Financial Officer754.85kN/AN/A
Mr. Brett M. GellnerChief Investment Officer1.23MN/A1964
Mr. John Harry KousiniorisChief Legal and Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec.1.2MN/AN/A
Mr. Wayne Alexander Collins BEng (Elect), BBus, CPEng, GAICDExec. Vice-Pres of Coal & Mining Operations989.76kN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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 USD.


TransAlta Corporation operates as non-regulated electricity generation and energy marketing company in Canada, the United States, and Western Australia. The company operates through eight segments: Canadian Coal, U.S. Coal, Canadian Gas, Australian Gas, Wind and Solar, Hydro, Energy Marketing, and Corporate. It generates and markets electricity through various generation facilities. The company has an aggregate net ownership interest of approximately 8,546 megawatts of generating capacity. TransAlta Corporation was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

Corporate Governance

TransAlta Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; 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.