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Name of international mission/travel :
Minister Liepert promoted Alberta's energy sector in Europe and shared Alberta's clean energy story in the US.
Names of participants travelling :
The Honourable Ronald Liepert, Minister of Energy
Dates of travel :
Diana McQueen, MLA Drayton Valley-Calmar and Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Energy
Jeff Johnson, MLA Athabasca-Redwater, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minster of Treasury Board
Ms. Courtney Luimes, Executive Assistant to Minister Liepert
January 28, 2011 to February 09, 2011
Places visited :
Minister Liepert and his executive assistant travelled to London, U.K., Brussels, Belgium and New York City, New York, USA. In the USA they were joined by Parliamentary Assistants McQueen and Johnson in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Parliamentary Assistants then travelled to Chicago, Illinois, while the Minister and Ms. Luimes went to Peoria, Illinois.
Purpose of travel :
The purpose of the trip was to promote Alberta as a leading source of secure energy, relay Alberta’s commitment to environmentally responsible energy development and share our expertise and learn from other countries pursuing clean energy solutions.
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