Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

October 31, 2011 17:12 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oliver to Speak at Ocean Energy Conference and Make a Clean Energy Announcement

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 31, 2011) - On Tuesday, November 1, the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Natural Resources, will speak at the Ocean Renewable Energy Group (OREG) annual conference. He will highlight the importance of innovation in Canada's marine renewable energy industry.

Following his speech, Minister Oliver will travel to Varennes and join Elie Saheb, Executive Vice-President of Technology, Hydro-Québec, for a clean energy announcement.

OREG ANNUAL Conference

Location: Duluth/Mackenzie Rooms
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth
900 René-Lévesque Blvd. W
Montreal, Quebec
Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Time: 12:15 p.m. EDT

Hydro-Québec Announcement

Location: Hydro-Québec Research Centre (IREQ)
1800, Lionel-Boulet Blvd.
Varennes, Québec
Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Time: 2:00 EDT

Contact Information

  • Patricia Best
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-996-2007

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-992-4447