Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

December 20, 2010 11:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Government of Canada to Announce Project Funding for Pulp and Paper Green Transformation Program

GRANDE PRAIRIE, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 20, 2010) - On Monday, December 20, the Honourable Rob Merrifield, Minister of State for Transport, and Mr. Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament for Peace River, will announce funding support from Natural Resources Canada's Pulp and Paper Green Transformation Program for capital investments to improve the environmental performance of the Weyerhaeuser Grande Prairie pulp mill.

Media should arrive 15 minutes early to attend a mandatory mill safety briefing.

Location: Administration Building
  Weyerhaeuser Grande Prairie Operations Mill
  Resources Road
  Grande Prairie, Alberta
   
Date: December 20, 2010
   
Time: 1 p.m. MST

Contact Information

  • Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Richard Walker
    Director of Communications
    613-996-2007
    or
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    613-992-4447