Toronto Board of Trade

Toronto Board of Trade

April 25, 2008 14:41 ET

Energy Conservation in Action

Ontario Energy Minister and expert panel to address seminar at Toronto Board of Trade

Attention: Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 25, 2008) - Find out why conservation makes good business sense!

"Changing Business, Protecting the Environment" is a half-day seminar that explains how businesses can protect the environment while effectively managing energy consumption.

Gain environmental insights from Gerry Phillips, Minister of Energy, and industry experts including:
· [KEYNOTE SPEAKER] Caroline Hughes, Director of Government Relations, Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd.
· Carol Buckley, Director General, Office of Energy Efficiency, Natural Resources Canada
· Kim Warren, Director, Planning & Assessments, Independent Electricity System Operator
· Peter Love, Chief Energy Conservation Officer, Ontario Power Authority
· Chris Tyrrell, President, Toronto Hydro Energy Services

Tickets are available via the Toronto Board of Trade Events Department at 416 439 4143, or on-line at www.bot.com/events.

Date: Monday, April 28th 2008

Time: Presentations approx. 8:10 a.m. with keynote speaker Caroline
Hughes of Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd.
NOTE - Minister Phillips speaking at approx. 12:45 p.m.

Place: Toronto Board of Trade Downtown Centre,
First Canadian Place, 4th Floor

NOTES FOR MEDIA: Event is open to all accredited media. Media feed will be available. Please arrive before 8:00 a.m. for set-up for panel presentations, before 12:40 p.m. for Minister Phillips.
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Contact Information

  • Glen Stone, Public Affairs Director, Toronto Board of Trade
    Primary Phone: 416-862-4565
    Secondary Phone: 416-998-9458
    E-mail: gstone@bot.com