Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

January 21, 2008 15:28 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Government of Canada and Province of Alberta to Announce Funding for the Alberta Renewable Diesel Demonstration

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 21, 2008) - Ken Epp, Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Sherwood Park, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, will be in Edmonton, on January 22, to announce funding for a renewable fuel project. The announcement will be made during the official launch of the Alberta Renewable Diesel Demonstration.

EVENT: Announcement, media
availability and photo opportunity

DATE: Tuesday, January 22

TIME: 10:00 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION: Shell Canada's Sherwood Terminal
251 - 92nd Avenue
Edmonton (Sherwood Park), Alberta

Directions: Take Sherwood Park Freeway east, turn north on 17th Street NW
and then turn east on 92nd Avenue.

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    Michelle Snyder
    Communications Strategist
    Office: 204-983-0112
    Cell: 204-803-4396