Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

April 14, 2009 13:10 ET

Media Advisory/AAFC: Federal Government Helps Farmers Turn Waste Into Profitable Energy

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 14, 2009) - Scott Reid, Member of Parliament for Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, will be in Carleton Place, Ontario, on Wednesday, April 15, to announce funding to help build a manufacturing facility for Powerbase Energy Systems Inc.

Following the announcement, MP Reid will be available to speak to media.



EVENT:
Announcement, media availability, photo opportunity

DATE:
Wednesday, April 15

TIME:
11 a.m. (local time)

LOCATION:
Powerbase Energy Systems Inc.
Manufacturing facility across the river from the Powerbase offices at 150
Rosamond St. Carleton Place, Ontario
Parking available in lot in front of facility

Contact Information

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Media Relations
    613-759-7972
    1-866-345-7972
    or
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Wendy Bontinen
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 613-759-7927
    Cell: 613-808-5671