Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference

September 24, 2007

WHISTLER -- 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#.
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Media may contact:
Alyson Robb
Office of the Minister
Natural Resources Canada
Ottawa
613-996-2007

Jake Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources
250-952-0629
Cell: 250-213-6934

Natural Resources Canada

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