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The AES Corporation
Annual Meeting of Stockholders
For Holders as of:
February 21, 2014
April 17, 2014
9:30 A.M. (Eastern Time)
Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel
801 Glebe Road
Arlington, Virginia 22203
Proxy Materials Available to VIEW or RECEIVE:
• NOTICE AND PROXY STATEMENT
• FORM OF PROXY
• ANNUAL REPORT ON FORM 10-K
• RELATED MATERIALS
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Vote In Person: Please check the meeting materials for admission information and directions to the Annual Meeting of Stockholders. At the meeting, you will need to request a ballot to vote these shares.
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The election of twelve (12) directors nominated by our board of directors for a term of one year.
Zhang Guo Bao
Charles L. Harrington
Kristina M. Johnson
James H. Miller
Sandra O. Moose
John B. Morse, Jr.
Charles O. Rossotti
The proposal to ratify Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014.
The proposal to approve, on an advisory basis, the Company’s executive compensation.