21st US/Canada Energy Trade Conference to be held in Boston, Nov. 7-8



The New England - Canada Business Council (NECBC) will convene its 21st Annual Energy Trade & Technology Conference hosting some of thenation's leading policy leaders, public utility executives and energy technology authorities. When: Thursday and Friday, November 7-8 Where: Seaport Hotel, Boston. Featured Speakers Include: Ed Martin, President and CEO, Nalcor Energy Don Thompson, Exec Advisor, Sustainability & Oil Sands Outreach, Canadian Oil Sands Limited Daniel Esty, Commissioner, Connecticut Dept. of Energy & Environmental Protection Alexander J. Pourbaix, President, Energy and Oil Pipelines, TransCanada Corporation Stephen C. Molodetz, Vice President, Business Development, Hydro-Quebec U.S. Conference theme: "The Northeast Energy Corridor: Is Regional Economic Growth Threatened by Energy Infrastructure Constraints?" The 21st Annual Energy Trade & Technology Conference is a major cross-border energy conference in North America, attracting over 200 industry and government leaders. Talks will focus on opportunities and constraints in cross-border energy exchanges such as: Potential electricity imports from Canada to New England Keystone pipeline proposal to transport oil from western Canada to Gulf Coast Proposals for new natural gas pipelines into the New England region. NECBC