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March 18, 2014 10:29 ET

Media Advisory-Invitation: CrossIron Mills Earth Hour Event

CrossIron Mills to bullfrogpower equivalent of all households in Calgary and Airdrie with clean, renewable electricity for Earth Hour

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - March 18, 2014) -


During Earth Hour (8:30 pm - 9:30 pm) on March 29, 2014, Bullfrog Power and CrossIron Mills will partner to bullfrogpower the equivalent of every household in Calgary and Airdrie (456 megawatt hours, 479,025 homes and apartments). All homes in the area will be bullfrogpowered with 100 per cent clean, pollution-free electricity for that hour. Bullfrog's green electricity comes from a blend of wind and low-impact hydro power sourced from new Canadian renewable energy facilities.

Additionally, on March 29, from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm, CrossIron Mills will be providing a free shopping bag exchange where the first 500 customers who bring a plastic bag to Guest Services will receive a free reusable shopping bag. Complimentary activity sheets will be provided for children and the mall will host an Eco Passport Contest, giving shoppers the chance to win a Bullfrog Prize Basket valued at $250. All shoppers will be encouraged to pledge their participation in Earth Hour that evening.

Media are invited to a behind-the-scenes tour of the centre's sustainability initiatives. The tour will feature the mall's Green room, recycling areas and water management facilities, which include an irrigation system and storm water management ponds. James Moller, General Manager, CrossIron Mills, will be available to answer questions about the partnership with Bullfrog Power for Earth Hour, and CrossIron Mills' facilities and sustainability goals.

WHAT: Tour of CrossIron Mills, featuring its sustainability initiatives
Interview opportunities
WHEN: Saturday, March 29, 2014
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
WHERE: 261055 CrossIron Blvd.
Rocky View, Alberta
T4A 0G3
WHO: CrossIron Mills General Manager James Moller
CrossIron Mills Property Manager Ken Gallaher

Parking is available.

*Media are asked to please RSVP their attendance to Lauren Archibald (lauren.archibald@bullfrogpower.com) by Friday, March 28, 2014.

About CrossIron Mills

CrossIron Mills, the first enclosed shopping centre built in Alberta in 20 years, opened in August 2009, just 1.5 km north of Calgary in Rocky View County and less than 10 minutes from the Calgary International Airport. Ideally situated on the busiest transportation corridor in the province of Alberta, the Queen Elizabeth II Highway, the innovative 1.4 million-square-foot shopping centre is the largest single level shopping centre in Alberta, with 17 large format anchors and more than 200 specialty stores and premium brand outlets. Developed in the Mills concept, combining the best attributes of a traditional shopping centre, power centre and exciting architecture under one roof and is the only true outlet concept shopping centre in Western Canada. http://www.crossironmills.com/

About Bullfrog Power

Bullfrog Power, Canada's leading green energy provider, offers renewable energy solutions that enable homes and businesses to reduce their environmental impact, support the development of green energy projects in Canada and help create a cleaner, healthier world. As a Certified B Corporation, Bullfrog Power meets higher standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability. Thousands of Canadian homes and businesses are doing their part to address climate change and air pollution by switching to green energy with Bullfrog Power. Homes and businesses can sign up easily, quickly and affordably at www.bullfrogpower.com.

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