CALGARY, June 20 /CNW/ - ENMAX Energy invites media representatives to
stop by and enjoy a 'Solar Slush' drink and tour the new ENMAX Energy
Interpretive Centre as part of the Virgin Festival media tour on Saturday
The ENMAX Energy Interpretive Centre is a 12'X32' exhibit designed to
provide an interactive display of the latest alternative energy technologies
ENMAX is currently testing, and planning on bringing to the marketplace.
Equipped with a full kitchen, shower and utility room, the Centre will run
solely off of roof-mounted solar panel technology. It has operating kitchen
appliances, a shower and a hot water system all heated with solar hot water
heating panels, demonstrating the heating capabilities of this technology. In
efforts to be as green as possible, the shower and sink system will go through
a water recycling system, limiting total water consumption.
In addition, a combined heat and power unit that ENMAX is currently
researching and energy-efficient EasyMax homeservices(TM) products will be on
ENMAX hears more and more Albertans asking for simple and economic ways
to reduce their environmental footprint. The Centre demonstrates how ENMAX is
working to identify the best renewable energy technologies for the Alberta
market to make helping the environment and saving money an easy choice for
What: Launch and tour of the ENMAX Energy Interpretive Centre with
photo and interview opportunity.
When: Saturday June 21, 2008
About 11:30 a.m. as part of the media tour
Where: Virgin Festival
For more information about the new energy technologies ENMAX is
exploring, visit our website www.enmax.com/innovation.
ENMAX Energy Corporation, a subsidiary of ENMAX Corporation, is Alberta's
leading competitive electricity retailer. ENMAX Energy also provides natural
gas and value-added services to residential, commercial and industrial
customers throughout 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
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: To arrange an interview contact: Michelle Wong,
Community Investment Specialist, (403) 689-6147