FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
World-renowned climate expert Dr. James Hansen to address Total oilsands review panel
Hearing held in Sherwood Park, Atla., tomorrow
EDMONTON— Dr. James Hansen, award-winning climate scientist, will appear at the hearings into Total E&P Canada’s Joslyn North (oilsands) Mine on Tuesday in Sherwood Park, Alta.
Dr. Hansen will speak on the consequences of Joslyn North’s contribution of global warming emissions. The project will significantly increase Alberta and Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Dr. Hansen will be available for interviews following his testimony on Tuesday at the hearings of the joint federal-provincial review panel. This is expected to be after 3:30 pm on Tuesday, October 5.
To arrange an interview with Dr. Hansen, please contact:
David Dodge, Communications Director | Pembina Institute
Dr. Hansen is appearing as a witness for the Oilsands Environmental Coalition that is represented at the hearings by Ecojustice.
Karin Buss, Counsel | Ecojustice
Simon Dyer, Oilsands Program Director | Pembina Institute