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Maritime Provinces

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Maritimes,

Canada, term applied to Nova ScotiaNova Scotia
[Lat.,=new Scotland], province (2001 pop. 908,007), 21,425 sq mi (55,491 sq km), E Canada. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, Nova Scotia comprises a mainland peninsula and, across the Canso Strait, the adjacent Cape Breton Island.
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, New BrunswickNew Brunswick,
province (2001 pop. 729,498), 28,345 sq mi (73,433 sq km), including 519 sq mi (1,345 sq km) of water surface, E Canada. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, New Brunswick is bounded on the N by Chaleur Bay and Quebec prov.
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, and Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island,
province (2001 pop. 135,294), 2,184 sq mi (5,657 sq km), E Canada, off N.B. and N.S. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, Prince Edward Island lies in the Gulf of St.
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, which before the formation of the Canadian confederation (1867) were politically distinct from Canada proper.
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Maine & Maritimes Corporation is a holding company for Maine Public Service Company (MPS), a regulated electric transmission and distribution utility serving much of northern Maine, and unregulated businesses, including The Maricor Group (TMG), Maricor Properties Ltd (MPL), and Maricor Technologies Inc.
9% interest in the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, which delivers Sable natural gas to markets in Maritime Canada and the northeastern United States; Emera Energy Services, which manages energy assets on behalf of third parties and provides related services; and Emera Fuels, which distributes home heating oil and related products to customers in the Maritime provinces.
Nick Bayne, President and CEO of Maine & Maritimes Corporation, "After months of evaluating numerous potential projects for our first real estate redevelopment project, we're excited to have found what we believe to be an excellent beginning project to reflect the values we bring to the market.
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine -- Maine & Maritimes Corporation (AMEX ticker symbol: MAM) today, through its subsidiary, Maine & Maritimes Energy Services Company, dba "The Maricor Group," announced the acquisition of RES Engineering, Inc.
Maine & Maritimes Corporation (AMEX:MAM) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.
Maine & Maritimes Corporation (AMEX ticker MAM) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.
Maine & Maritimes Corporation (AMEX: MAM) today announced that its Board of Directors, at their regularly scheduled meeting on December 5, 2003, declared a quarterly dividend of $0.
Maine & Maritimes Corporation (AMEX: MAM) today announced the creation of two new subsidiaries and the acquisition of a Canadian-based engineering firm as part of its overall growth strategy.
In recognition of its creation of shareholder value, Edison Electric Institute has awarded Maine & Maritimes Corporation with it's 2003 Stock Index of Shareholder-Owned Electric Utilities Award for the small market capitalization category.
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13, 2000--Standard & Poor's today affirmed its single-'A' rating on Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline LLC's $240 million bonds, due 2019, and Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline LP's C$260 million notes, due 2019.
June 14, 1999-- Standard & Poor's will hold two telephone conference calls on Tuesday, June 15, 1999, to discuss the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline LLC and Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline LP project finance transactions, with Global Project and Infrastructure Finance analysts Art Simonson and Valeri Marfitsin.