CALGARY, Dec. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - (TSX:PMT) - Perpetual Energy Inc. ("Perpetual" or the "Corporation") is pleased to
announce it will present at the Canadian Association of Petroleum
Producers (CAPP) Investment Symposium at the Sheraton Centre in
Toronto, Ontario on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time
and at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time Tuesday, December 11, 2012.
A copy of the presentation will be posted to Perpetual's website, www.perpetualenergyinc.com; shortly before the first presentation and presentation slides will be
available at the symposium. Details on the CAPP Investment Symposium
are available at www.is2012.capp.ca.
The symposium will feature multiple, diverse panel discussions providing
a unique mix of perspectives on important energy issues for Canadians.
Topics include oil and natural gas market opportunities and challenges,
responsible energy development and economic, environmental and social
sustainability issues, and play by play comparisons of established and
emerging oil and gas resource investment opportunities in Canada.
Among the highlights of the symposium is a panel with Ontario Finance
Minister Dwight Duncan, Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner,
Saskatchewan Energy and Resources Minister Tim McMillan, and
Newfoundland and Labrador Natural Resources Minister Jerome Kennedy,
who will discuss provincial government perspectives on how to maximize
economic opportunities associated with Canada's growing energy economy.
Keynote speakers include world energy expert Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer
Prize-winning author of The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and
Power, Rick George, former chief executive officer of Suncor Inc.,
Canada's largest integrated energy company, and New York Times
columnist David Brooks, author of three books, a former editor at The
Weekly Standard, Newsweek, the Atlantic Monthly and a commentator on
The News Hour with Jim Lehrer.
CAPP represents companies, large and small, that explore for, develop
and produce natural gas and crude oil throughout Canada. CAPP's member
companies produce about 90 per cent of Canada's natural gas and crude
oil. CAPP's associate members provide a wide range of services that
support the upstream crude oil and natural gas industry. Together
CAPP's members and associate members are an important part of a
national industry with revenues of about $100 billion a year. CAPP's
mission is to enhance the economic sustainability of the Canadian
upstream petroleum industry in a safe and environmentally and socially
responsible manner, through constructive engagement and communication
with governments, the public and stakeholders in the communities in
which we operate.
Perpetual Energy Inc. is a natural gas-focused Canadian energy company.
Perpetual's shares and convertible debentures are listed on the Toronto
Stock Exchange under the symbol "PMT", "PMT.DB.D" and "PMT.DB.E",
respectively. Further information with respect to Perpetual can be
found at its website at www.perpetualenergyinc.com.
The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the
information contained herein.
SOURCE: Perpetual Energy Inc.
For further information:
Perpetual Energy Inc.
3200, 605 5th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2P 3H5
Telephone: 403 269-4400
Fax: 403 269-4444
Susan L. Riddell Rose
President and Chief Executive Officer
Cameron R. Sebastian
Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Business and Investor Relations Analyst