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Spectra Energy Launches New YouTube Video as Part of Ongoing Advocacy Effort

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

Spectra Energy Launches New YouTube Video as Part of Ongoing Advocacy Effort08:30 EST Wednesday, December 07, 2011"Energy for Life" Series Promotes the Benefits of Natural GasHOUSTON, Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy (NYSE: SE) has launched a new YouTube video series, "Natural Gas: Energy for Life," as part of its ongoing, grassroots advocacy effort to educate and inform the general public and other stakeholder groups about the benefits and uses of natural gas. (Logo: )Developed as a four-part series, the first of the two-minute, animated videos focuses on foundational messages around the economic, environmental and energy security benefits of natural gas, from a North American perspective.  "YouTube is an effective way to share a compelling story with a broad, highly diverse and global audience," said Frances Jeter, group vice president, Internal and External Affairs, Spectra Energy."The new video series is designed to engage the public in a fun, visually appealing manner, while providing clear-cut, high-level facts about natural gas that may not be readily apparent or understood. The messages also are intended to help dispel misconceptions about our product and industry," she said.View Spectra Energy's new YouTube video. The next video in the "Energy for Life" series is slated to be introduced in February 2012.Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), a FORTUNE 500 company, is one of North America's premier natural gas infrastructure companies serving three key links in the natural gas value chain: gathering and processing, transmission and storage, and distribution. For more than a century, Spectra Energy and its predecessor companies have developed critically important pipelines and related infrastructure connecting natural gas supply sources to premium markets. Based in Houston, Texas, the company's operations in the United States and Canada include more than 19,000 miles of transmission pipeline, over 305 billion cubic feet of storage, as well as natural gas gathering and processing, natural gas liquids operations and local distribution assets. The company also has a 50 percent ownership in DCP Midstream, one of the largest natural gas gatherers and processors in the United States. Spectra Energy is a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indexes and the U.S. S&P 500 Carbon Disclosure Project's Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index. For more information, visit Spectra Energy CorpFor further information: Media: Wendy Olson, +1-713-627-4072, +1-713-627-4747 (24-hour media line), Analysts: John Arensdorf, +1-713-627-4600