Federico Peña to Speak at NCLR Town Hall on Clean Energy




June 22 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:
Joseph Rendeiro
jrendeiro@nclr.org

(202) 776-1566

Denver—Every day, Colorado is working to reduce its use of limited energy sources such as coal and oil, while developing and using more renewable energy, like solar power. Join NCLR (National Council of La Raza) and the Honorable Federico Peña, former Mayor of Denver, for a town hall meeting to discuss the opportunities and challenges for Latinos in Colorado’s growing clean energy economy.

If you plan to attend the event, RSVP to Joseph Rendeiro via email at jrendeiro@nclr.org or call (202) 776-1566.

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHO:
Hon. Federico Peña, Senior Advisor, Vestar Capital Partners; former Mayor of Denver; former U.S. Energy Secretary; former U.S. Transportation Secretary
Ana Cabrera, Anchor, ABC News Channel 7 Denver
Joy Hughes, President, Solar Gardens Institute 
Alicia Criado, Policy Associate, NCLR

WHAT: Town Hall on Latinos and Colorado’s Clean Energy Economy

WHEN: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:
Mi Casa Resource Center
360 Acoma Street
Denver, CO 80223

TO COVER: Please contact Joseph Rendeiro at jrendeiro@nclr.org, or call (202) 776-1566.

NCLR—the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States—works to improve opportunities for Hispanic Americans. For more information on NCLR, please visit www.nclr.org or follow along on Facebook and Twitter.

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Geography:California, Far West, Midwest, Northeast, Southeast, Texas