Bullfrog Power

Bullfrog Power
Southgate Centre

Southgate Centre

March 18, 2014 10:35 ET

Media Advisory-Invitation: Southgate Centre Earth Hour Event

Southgate Centre to bullfrogpower equivalent of all households in Edmonton with clean, renewable electricity for Earth Hour

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


During Earth Hour (8:30 pm - 9:30 pm) on March 29, 2014, Bullfrog Power and Southgate Centre will partner to bullfrogpower the equivalent of every household in the City of Edmonton and the surrounding metropolitan area, including the City of St. Albert and Strathcona County (426 megawatt hours, 450,785 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 - 2:00 pm, Bullfrog Power will host a booth at Southgate Centre with activities and information on the Earth Hour partnership. Shoppers will be encouraged to pledge their participation in Earth Hour that evening and have a chance to win one of two Eco Prize Baskets (valued at $250) from Bullfrog Power.

Media are invited to come participate in the event, which will include photo opportunities at the Bullfrog Power booth with shoppers. As well, Gary Fredrich-Dunne, Sales Manager for Bullfrog Power, will be on site to answer any questions about the partnership with Southgate for Earth Hour or how Bullfrog Power's green energy offering works.

WHAT: Interview and photo opportunities
WHEN: Saturday, March 29, 2014
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
WHERE: 5015 - 111 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6H 4M6
WHO: Bullfrog Power Alberta Sales Manager, Gary Fredrich-Dunne

Parking is available.

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

About Southgate Centre

Southgate Centre is the market dominant fashion centre in South Edmonton, boasting a unique blend of over 150 national, regional and independent retailers that attract loyal and upscale customers. Southgate offers a number of premium retailers including Edmonton's only Crate and Barrel and Restoration Hardware. Since opening in 1970, the centre has developed a strong relationship with the surrounding community and is committed to providing an outstanding shopping experience. www.southgatecentre.com

Southgate Centre supports a variety of recycling and sustainable programs. These initiatives include a composting program in the food court, co-mingled compactors, bottle-filler water fountains, and a blue bag program for tenants. With these initiatives and more, Southgate has been able to achieve a 55% diversion rate - reducing its collective impact on the landfills.

About Bullfrog Power

Bullfrog Power, Canada's 100 per cent 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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