/R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Alcoa and Phinergy's 100 % electric car hits the track for the first time in Quebec/

MONTREAL, June 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Alcoa and clean technology company, Phinergy, are on the verge of sending a bolt through the electric vehicle market, jointly developing an aluminum-air battery that powers electric cars to greater distances.  The Alcoa-Phinergy electric car will take laps around the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve. Come watch as it hits the track ahead of the famed Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada in Montreal!

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What:

Press conference and Alcoa-Phinergy electric car demonstration on the track at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve



Who:

Pierre Arcand, minister of Energy and Natural Resources
Martin Brière, president, Alcoa Canada, Primary Products Group
Aviv Tzidon, CEO and founder, Phinergy



When:

Monday, June 2, 2014
7:45 A.M. EDT



Where:

Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve (Jean Drapeau park)
La Toundra pavilion
Montreal



RSVP : 

Those planning to attend to press conference and track demonstration should RSVP to Marc Poisson (mpoisson@national.ca / 514-616-7691)

 

SOURCE ALCOA Ltd.

For further information: Marc Poisson, mpoisson@national.ca, 514-616-7691