Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

September 21, 2007 17:22 ET

Media Advisory: Natural Resources Canada: Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference

WHISTLER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 21, 2007) -



On September 24-25, the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural
Resources, Richard Neufeld, British Columbia Minister of Energy,
Mines and Petroleum Resources and Kevin Krueger, British Columbia
Minister of State for Mining will co-chair the annual Energy and
Mines Ministers' Conference (EMMC) in Whistler, British Columbia.

The 64th annual EMMC brings together federal, provincial and
territorial ministers discussing topics ranging from energy projects
to energy efficiency.

More information on the conference can be found at: www.emmc2007.ca.


Location: The Fairmont Chateau Whistler
4599 Chateau Boulevard
Whistler, British Columbia

Date and Time:

September 24, 2007 - 10:15 a.m. (PST) Photo opportunity with
federal, provincial and
territorial ministers
from mining portfolio.

September 25, 2007 - 10:15 a.m. (PST) Photo opportunity with
federal, provincial and
territorial ministers
from energy portfolio.

2:35 p.m. (PST) Press conference with
Ministerial co-chairs.

Media can participate in the press conference by dialling
1-866 596-5277 and using the reservation number 3014703#.


Contact Information

  • Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Alyson Robb
    613-996-2007
    or
    British Columbia Ministry of Energy,
    Mines and Petroleum Resources
    Jake Jacobs
    Public Affairs Officer
    250-952-0629
    Cell: 250-213-6934