Salazar to Deliver Keynote Remarks at Offshore Wind Energy Conference



10/06/2011

Contact: Adam Fetcher (DOI) 202-208-6416
Ellen Carey (AWEA) 202-383-2357

BALTIMORE, MD -- On Tuesday, Oct. 11, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will deliver keynote remarks at the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) annual Offshore WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition in Baltimore, MD. The conference brings together exhibitors and attendees from around the world to discuss this emerging market. During the conference, Secretary Salazar will highlight the steps Interior is taking toward developing a clean energy economy.

Immediately following the remarks, Salazar will participate in a media availability on offshore wind, along with Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and AWEA CEO Denise Bode.

WHO:  Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
WHAT: Keynote remarks at the AWEA WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition
WHEN:
Tuesday, October 11, 2010
3:20 p.m. Remarks
3:50 p.m.  Media Availability
WHERE:
Baltimore Convention Center
One West Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
General session will be held in Ballroom 2 on Level 4 of the Convention Center

The Media availability will be held for credentialed press in rooms 331/332 on Level 3. Reporters may also join the media availability remotely by calling: 1-800-862-9098, (International) 785-424-1051, Conference ID: Offshore

MEDIA:
Please email presspass@awea.org for accreditation and registration. To view media guidelines for this event, visit http://www.offshorewindexpo.org/program/index.cfm
Background: AWEA is the national trade association of America's wind industry, with more than 2,500 member companies, including global leaders in wind power and energy development, wind turbine manufacturing, component and service suppliers. For more information about AWEA, please visit: www.awea.org.

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