ARCHIVED - Minister Oliver to Bring Message of Responsible Resource Development to Regina and Saskatchewan

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March 19, 2012

Regina — On Tuesday, March 20, the Honorable Joe Oliver, Minister of Natural Resources, will address the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce to discuss jobs, growth and prosperity through responsible resource development.

A photo opportunity with Minister Oliver will also take place at the Consumer’s Co‑operative Refineries Limited facility, which supplies petroleum products to Saskatchewan as well as to Winnipeg, Calgary and Edmonton.

Minister Oliver will later make a carbon capture and storage announcement at the Petroleum Technology Research Centre. He will be joined by Dustin Duncan, Saskatchewan’s Minister of Environment.

A brief media availability will follow each event.

Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Speech – where the Minister will address the need for responsible resource development
Location: Ramada Hotel and Convention Centre, Oak Room
1818 Victoria Avenue
Regina, Saskatchewan

Time: 12:30 p.m. MDT

Photo opportunity – Consumer’s Co-operative Refineries Limited
Location: Co-op Refinery Complex
550 East 9th Avenue North
Regina, Saskatchewan

Time: 2:00 p.m. MDT

Carbon Capture and Storage Announcement
Location: Petroleum Technology Research Centre
6 Research Drive
Regina, Saskatchewan

Time: 3:00 p.m. MDT

Media may contact: 

Patricia Best
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister
Natural Resources Canada


Media Relations
Natural Resources Canada