CALGARY, June 3 /CNW/ - Amid recent allegations by some industry players
of potential electricity supply crises, it is clear that this industry is
facing serious issues. All media are invited to attend as ENMAX Corporation
President and CEO Gary Holden weighs in on the topic in a speech at the
Calgary Chamber of Commerce on June 4th entitled "Reliably Expanding our
Energy Supply: Is There a Crisis?"
Not only are the costs of infrastructure and fuels rising steeply (and
more so than many realize), but the social and environmental acceptability of
traditional methods of operation is falling sharply.
What is to be done? Continuing down traditional paths is increasingly
problematic with no new "silver bullet" solutions on the horizon.
In his speech, Gary Holden will not only analyze the root causes and key
drivers of the present situation; he will also look at the technological,
economic, environmental and social characteristics of the way forward for a
Where: Calgary Chamber of Commerce
100 6 Avenue SW
When: Wednesday, June 4th
12 - 1:15 PM: Speech and Q&A
1:15 PM: Media
ENMAX Corporation, through subsidiaries and predecessors, has provided
Albertans with safe and reliable electricity for more than 100 years. ENMAX
provides electricity, natural gas and value-added services to more than half a
million residential, commercial and industrial customer accounts in Alberta.
Through a subsidiary, ENMAX Energy is one of Alberta's largest investors in
renewable energy with partial ownership of the McBride Lake Wind Farm and
complete ownership of the Taber Wind Farm. ENMAX Energy's Greenmax was one of
the first green power marketing programs in Canada, and celebrates its 10th
anniversary in 2008. Visit our website at enmax.com.
You can choose any retailer listed at www.ucahelps.gov.ab.ca or at
310-4822. Electricity delivery to your home or business isn't affected by your
choice of retailer.
For further information:
For further information: or to arrange for interviews, please contact
the ENMAX Media Line: (403) 689-6150; For more information about the Chamber
of Commerce, please contact them at: (403) 750-0400,