Ontario Energy Association

Ontario Energy Association

April 25, 2016 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Energy Systems and Sustainability Expert to Discuss Significant Benefits of Electric and Natural Gas Vehicles for Ontario's Economy and Environment

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 25, 2016) - The Ontario Energy Association (OEA) is set to host its second Speaker Series event of 2016, Exploring Alternative Transportation Options in Ontario: Electric & Natural Gas Vehicles; highlighting the importance of natural gas as an alternative transportation fuel and the considerable associated benefits for both Ontario's environment and economy.

Dr. Daniel Hoornweg, Associate Professor and Richard Marceau Chair, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, will present research findings that suggest Ontario can save billions of dollars in fuel costs and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by over 100 million tonnes by 2050 if it can tackle unresolved transportation issues and implement solutions that include increased reliance on electric and natural gas powered vehicles.

DATE: Tuesday, April 26, 2016
TIME:
1:00 PM Presentation - Dr. Daniel Hoornweg, Associate Professor and Richard Marceau Chair, University of Ontario Institute of Technology
1:40 PM Q&A Session - Dr. Daniel Hoornweg
LOCATION: One King West Hotel
Grand Banking Hall
1 King Street West
Toronto, ON

To view event details visit:

http://www.energyontario.ca/event-list/details/62-Exploring%20Alternative%20Transportation%20Options.html

The Ontario Energy Association (OEA) aspires to be the most credible and trusted voice of the energy sector. We earn our reputation by being an integral and influential part of energy policy development and decision-making in Ontario. We represent Ontario's energy leaders that span the full diversity of the energy industry. Together, we are working to build a stronger energy future for Ontario.

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