ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - Nov. 3, 2015) - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) President and CEO, Barry Perry, will present at the 50th Edison Electric Institute (EEI) Financial Conference in Hollywood, Florida on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 between 8:15 am and 8:55 am (Eastern Time).

A live and archived audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Corporation's website,

About Fortis Inc.

Fortis is a leader in the North American electric and gas utility business, with total assets of approximately $28 billion and fiscal 2014 revenue of $5.4 billion. The Corporation's asset mix is approximately 96% regulated (70% electric, 26% gas), with the remaining 4% comprised of long-term contracted hydroelectric operations. The Corporation's regulated utilities serve more than 3 million customers across Canada and in the United States and the Caribbean. For more information about Fortis, visit or www.sedar.comΓÇï.

Contact Information:

Ms. Angela Doyle
Investor Analyst
Fortis Inc.