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FOR: HUSKY ENERGY INC.

TSX SYMBOL:
 HSE

Husky Energy Announces Date for Release of 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results

Jul 17, 2008 - 05:05 ET

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 17, 2008) - Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) will release its 2008 second quarter financial results after markets close on Wednesday, July 23, 2008. A conference call for analysts and investors will be held on Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 5:15 p.m. (EST).

Mr. John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer, and other officers will be participating in the call.

A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available, for approximately 90 days, via Husky's website, www.huskyenergy.com, under Investor Relations.

Media are invited to listen to the conference call.

- Dial 1-800-597-1419 at 5:05 p.m. (Eastern Time).

A recording of the call will be posted at approximately 6:30 p.m. (Eastern Time).

- Dial 1-800-319-6413 (dial reservation # 2658).

The Postview will be available until Sunday, August 24, 2008.

Husky Energy is a Canadian based integrated energy and energy-related company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Husky Energy is a publicly traded company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE.





FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Husky Energy Inc.
Patrick Aherne
Manager, Investor Relations
(403) 298-6817
Website: www.huskyenergy.com