Toronto, ON – Environmental Defence will host a special event with former U.S. Vice-President and Chairman of the Climate Reality Project, Al Gore, and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne to mark a precedent setting climate achievement. As Ontario goes coal-free, the global significance of the largest carbon reduction project in North America will be highlighted.
WHO:   
Al Gore, former U.S. Vice-President and Chairman of the Climate Reality Project
Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario
Tim Gray, Executive Director, Environmental Defence
WHEN:  
Thursday, November 21, 1:45p.m. – 2:30p.m.
WHERE: 
Atrium, MaRS Discovery District
101 College St., Toronto, ON M5G 1L7
For media unable to attend in person, a webcast will be available at: http://bit.ly/18N7AQv
About ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE (www.environmentaldefence.ca): Environmental Defence is Canada’s most effective environmental action organization. We challenge, and inspire change in government, business and people to ensure a greener, healthier and prosperous life for all.
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For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:
Naomi Carniol, Environmental Defence, 416-323-9521 ext 258; 416-570-2878 (cell) ncarniol@environmentaldefence.ca
Stephanie Kohls, Environmental Defence, 416-323-9521 ext. 232; 416-885-7847 (cell); skohls@environmentaldefence.ca