Media Invitation - Development of a network of Electric Circuit public charging stations for electric vehicles in the MRC du Haut-Richelieu - Announcement of a partnership between Tourisme St-Jean-sur-Richelieu et Région and the Electric Circuit

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Tourisme Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu et Région and the Electric Circuit invite media representatives to the announcement of a new partnership for the rollout of public charging stations for electric vehicles.


Tuesday, August 12, 2014

1 p.m.


Pierre Arcand, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and Minister responsible for the Northern Plan

Thierry Vandal, President and CEO of Hydro-Québec, and Electric Circuit representative

Mélanie Dufresne, Chair of the Board, Tourisme Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu et Région

Michel Fecteau, Mayor of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and Prefect of the MRC du Haut-Richelieu


Centre culturel Fernand-Charest

Cabaret-Théâtre du Vieux-Saint-Jean

190, rue Laurier



There will be an on-site demonstration of how the charging station works using an electric vehicle.


SOURCE Hydro-Québec

For further information: Louis-Olivier Batty, Hydro-Québec, for the Electric Circuit, 514 289-4214,