WWF-Canada

WWF-Canada

July 11, 2008 11:35 ET

Media Advisory: WWF Canada-Technical Briefing-Ontario Energy Board Hearing on Electricity Plan

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 11, 2008) - On Monday, July 14, representatives of the Green Energy Coalition will present a technical briefing on the upcoming Ontario Energy Board Hearing on Ontario's electricity plan. The Briefing will include:

- Overview and timeline for the Integrated Power System Plan Hearing.

- Key outstanding issues that will be addressed in the Integrated Power System Plan Hearing, and potential outcomes from the Hearing.

- Details of the immediate concerns associated with Ontario Power Authority's submission that the Ontario Energy Board should not consider issues of cost or timing relating to nuclear supply. This is timely, with related motions to be heard before the OEB on July 15, 2008.



When: Monday, July 14, 2008, 11 a.m.

Who: David Poch, Legal Counsel for Green Energy Coalition

Keith Stewart, WWF-Canada

Representatives from Greenpeace, the David Suzuki Foundation and
the Pembina Institute will be in attendance to answer questions

Where: Queens Park Media Studio


Please Note: For media who are not members of the Queen's Park Press Gallery, you will need both a visitor's pass from Legislative Security and a Media Day Pass issued by the Press Gallery located on the 3rd Flr. See the Gallery Steward, Gerald Christopher in room 387A or call 416-325-7922 for additional details.

Contact Information