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Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. Declares First Quarter 2020 Preferred Share Dividends

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OAKVILLE, ON, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. ("APUC") (TSX:AQN, AQN.PR.A, AQN.PR.D, NYSE:AQN, AQNA, AQNB)) announced today that the Board of Directors of APUC has declared the following preferred share dividends:

  1. C$0.32263 per Preferred Share, Series A, payable in cash on March 31, 2020 to Preferred Share, Series A holders of record on March 13, 2020, for the period from December 31, 2019 to, but excluding, March 31, 2020.

  2. C$0.31819 per Preferred Share, Series D, payable in cash on March 31, 2020 to Preferred Share, Series D holders of record on March 13, 2020, for the period from December 31, 2019 to, but excluding, March 31, 2020.

Pursuant to the Income Tax Act (Canada) and corresponding provincial legislation, APUC hereby notifies its Series A Preferred Shareholders and its Series D Preferred Shareholders that such dividends declared qualify as eligible dividends.

About Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.

APUC is a diversified international generation, transmission and distribution utility with approximately U.S. $11 billion of total assets. Through its two business groups, APUC is committed to providing safe, reliable and cost effective rate-regulated natural gas, water, and electricity generation, transmission and distribution utility services to approximately 804,000 connections in the United States and Canada, and is a global leader in renewable energy through its portfolio of long-term contracted wind, solar and hydroelectric generating facilities representing over 2 GW of installed capacity and more than 1.4 GW of incremental renewable energy capacity under construction.

APUC strives to deliver continuing growth through an expanding global pipeline of renewable energy, electric transmission, and water infrastructure development projects, organic growth within its rate-regulated generation, distribution and transmission businesses, and the pursuit of accretive acquisitions. APUC's common shares, Series A preferred shares, and Series D preferred shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols AQN, AQN.PR.A, and AQN.PR.D. APUC's common shares, Series 2018-A subordinated notes and Series 2019-A subordinated notes are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols AQN, AQNA and AQNB.

Visit APUC at www.algonquinpowerandutilities.com and follow us on Twitter @AQN_Utilities.

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SOURCE Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.

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