Enbridge Gas Distribution Announces Binding Open Season for Tecumseh Gas Seasonal Storage Capacity

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 4, 2009) - Enbridge Gas Distribution (TSX:ENB) (NYSE:ENB) today announced that it is conducting a binding open season for seasonal natural gas storage service at its Tecumseh Gas Storage facility in southwestern Ontario. Injections will begin on April 1, 2009.

The binding open season is for service totalling a maximum of 2.6 million gigajoules (GJ), or approximately 2.5 billion cubic feet (BCF), of seasonal deliverability natural gas storage capacity. The two-year contracts will have a maximum daily injection of one per cent and a maximum daily withdrawal of 1.2 per cent of the volume contracted.

Information packages and bid forms are available online at www.enbridge.com/tecumseh. Inquiries regarding this open season storage offering can be directed to Ian MacRobbie at (519) 862-6017.

In order to be considered all bids must be received by Enbridge by noon Eastern Time on February 17, 2009. Bid forms should be faxed to:

Ian MacRobbie
Tecumseh Open Season
Fax: (519) 862-1168

Enbridge Gas Distribution has a 160-year history and is Canada's largest natural gas distribution company and owns 95 BCF of underground gas storage facilities. Enbridge Gas Distribution is owned by Enbridge Inc., a Canadian-based leader in energy transportation and distribution. Enbridge Gas Distribution and its affiliates distribute natural gas to about 1.9 million customers in Ontario, New York State, New Brunswick and southwestern Quebec. For more information go to www.enbridgegas.com.

For more information please contact:

Enbridge Gas Distribution
Lisa McCarney-Warus
Media Contact
(416) 495-5662
Email: lisa.mccarney@enbridge.com
Website: www.enbridgegas.com