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.

Announcement, media availability, photo opportunity

Wednesday, April 15

11 a.m. (local time)

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
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Wendy Bontinen
    Senior Regional Communications Advisor
    Office: 613-759-7927
    Cell: 613-808-5671