TORONTO, May 19 /CNW/ - Students and teachers from St. Pius X Catholic
School in Toronto will celebrate the launch of the Kid's Corner section of the
Energy Conservation Week website at 2:00pm on Tuesday, May 19 in the school's
Kid's Corner seeks to educate young people about electricity and how to
conserve energy at home and school.
Toronto Blue Jays mascot ACE will lead the Energy Conservation Week
celebrations as St. Pius X students learn about energy conservation and pledge
to conserve electricity in their daily lives.
WHAT: Kid's Corner Launch and Energy Conservation Week Celebration
WHEN: Tuesday, May 19 at 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: St. Pius X Catholic School
71 Jane Street, Toronto
WHO: Gabrielle Benedek, Principal, St. Pius X Catholic School
Cheri DiNovo, MPP, Parkdale-High Park
Colin Andersen, Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Power Authority
Ruth Covich, Director Marketing and Conservation Awareness,
Ontario Power Authority
ACE, Toronto Blue Jays Mascot
Energy Conservation Week is Sunday, May 17th to Saturday, May 23rd. The
entire spring-summer initiative extends to "Count Me In! Challenge Day" on
August 14th. On that date, communities, businesses, organizations of all types
and every Ontarian will be challenged to see who can save the most energy.
Energy Conservation Week 2009 is a provincewide initiative co-ordinated,
in partnership, by the Ontario Power Authority, The Ontario Ministry of Energy
and Infrastructure, the Independent Electricity System Operator, the
Electricity Distributors Association, Hydro One, the Association of
Municipalities of Ontario and the City of Toronto.
For further information:
For further information: Ontario Power Authority, (416) 969-6307