Industry Canada

Industry Canada
OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

October 12, 2005 10:13 ET

Media Advisory/Funding Announcement for Hydrogen Technologies Demonstration

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2005) - On Thursday, October 13, the Honourable David L. Emerson, Minister of Industry, will announce a contribution to a project to develop and demonstrate clean energy solutions that make use of an existing but currently untapped source of hydrogen fuel.

The contribution is being made through the Government of Canada's Hydrogen Early Adopters program and Sustainable Development Technology Canada.

This demonstration project offers a unique opportunity to see first-hand how Vancouver-area-based firms are accelerating the market adoption of hydrogen and hydrogen-compatible technologies in Canada, a cornerstone investment to help make the Hydrogen Economy a reality in the not-so-distant future.



Date: Thursday, October 13, 2005

Time: 10:30 a.m. (PST)

Location: GWL Realty Advisors
2255 Dollarton Highway
(corner of Dollarton and Riverside)
North Vancouver, B.C.


Contact Information

  • Christiane Fox
    Office of the Honourable David L. Emerson
    Minister of Industry
    (613) 995-9001
    or
    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    (613) 943-2502
    or
    Andree Mongeon
    Director of Communications
    Sustainable Development Technology Canada
    (613) 234-6313 x 224
    (613) 276-2044 (Cell)
    a.mongeon@sdtc.ca