AGL Resources Board of Directors Increases Dividend

Tue Feb 5, 2013 3:00pm EST

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 ATLANTA, Feb 05, 2013 - The Board of Directors of AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS) has approved an
increase of $0.04 per share, or 2 percent, in the annual dividend rate on the company's common
stock, to an indicated annual dividend of $1.88 per share. The new quarterly dividend rate of
$0.47 per share is effective for the dividend payable March 1, 2013, to shareholders of record at
the close of business on February 15, 2013. 

This marks the 261th consecutive quarterly dividend the company has paid since 1948. 

About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company with operations in
natural gas distribution, retail operations, wholesale services, midstream operations and cargo
shipping. As the nation's largest natural gas-only distributor based on customer count, AGL
Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution
subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves more than 1.5 million retail customers
through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Nicor National, which market natural gas
and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas
wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management, ownership and operation of natural gas
storage facilities, and ownership of Tropical Shipping, one of the largest containerized cargo
carriers serving the Bahamas and Caribbean region. AGL Resources is a member of the S&P 500 Index.
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Cell: (404) 433-9248

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Director, External Relations
Office: (630) 388-2781 
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