Elizabeth May to Participate in Mitigation: Impossible Press Call

Media event for Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May for Wednesday, August 14th is:

Noon, Ottawa time– Green Leader Elizabeth May will participate in a press call organized for US media by the Natural Resources Defense Council to discuss the scientific evidence and policy challenges that make mitigation not only unacceptable, but also highly unlikely, as a trade-off for Keystone XL.

Canadian media can attend the press call.

Ms. May will be joined by :

  • Danielle Droitsch, NRDC Canada Project Director (moderator)
  • Gillian McEachern, Environmental Defence Canada Campaigns Director
  • Dr. Mark Jaccard, Professor of Environmental Economics, Simon Frasier University, former chair of British Columbia Utilities Commission
  • Dr. Danny Harvey, Climate Scientist, University of Toronto