EnCana to hold conference call and Web cast on third quarter 2005 results on Wednesday, October 26, 2005

CALGARY, Alberta (October 3, 2005) - EnCana Corporation (TSX, NYSE: ECA) will release its third quarter 2005 results on Wednesday, October 26, 2005. The news release will provide consolidated third quarter operating information and financial statements.

A conference call and Web cast to discuss the results will be held for the investment community the same day beginning at 11:00 a.m. MT (1:00 p.m. ET). To participate, please dial (913) 981-4911 approximately 10 minutes prior to the conference call. An archived recording of the call will be available from approximately 3:00 p.m. MT on October 26 until midnight November 1, 2005 by dialling (888) 203-1112 or (719) 457-0820 and entering access code 4309245.

A live audio Web cast of the conference call will also be available via EnCana's Web site, http://www.encana.com/, under Investor Relations. The Web cast will be archived for approximately 90 days.

EnCana Corporation
With an enterprise value of approximately US$58 billion, EnCana is one of North America's leading natural gas producers, is among the largest holders of gas and oil resource lands onshore North America and is a technical and cost leader in the in-situ recovery of oilsands bitumen. EnCana delivers predictable, reliable, profitable growth from its portfolio of long-life resource plays situated in Canada and the United States. Contained in unconventional reservoirs, resource plays are large contiguous accumulations of hydrocarbons, located in thick or areally extensive deposits, that typically have low geological and commercial development risk, low average decline rates and very long producing lives. The application of technology to unlock the huge resource potential of these plays typically results in continuous increases in production and reserves and decreases in costs over multiple decades of resource play life. EnCana common shares trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges under the symbol ECA. ources not currently classified as proved reserves; the company's ability to replace and expand oil and gas reserves; its ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations to meet its current and future obligations; its ability to access external sources of debt and equity capital; the timing and the costs of well and pipeline construction; the company's ability to secure adequate product transportation; changes in environmental and other regulations or the interpretations of such regulations; political and economic conditions in the countries in which the company operates, including Ecuador; the risk of war, hostilities, civil insurrection and instability affecting countries in which the company operates and terrorist threats; risks associated with existing and potential future lawsuits and regulatory actions made against the company; and other risks and uncertainties described from time to time in the reports and filings made with securities regulatory authorities by EnCana. Although EnCana believes that the expectations represented by such forward-looking statements are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list of important factors is not exhaustive. Furthermore, the forward-looking statements contained in this news release are made as of the date of this news release, and EnCana does not undertake any obligation to update publicly or to revise any of the included forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.

Further information on EnCana Corporation is available on the company's Web site, http://www.encana.com/, or by contacting:

Investor contact:


EnCana Corporate Development
Sheila McIntosh
Vice-President, Investor Relations
403-645-2194

Ryder McRitchie
Manager, Investor Relations
403-645-2007

Paul Gagne
Manager, Investor Relations
403-645-4737

Media contact:
Alan Boras
Manager, Media Relations
403-645-4747

investor.relations@encana.com

ECA stock price

TSX $15.12 Can 0.200

NYSE $11.85 USD 0.160

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