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March 12, 2018

Captured carbon dioxide equivalent to 500,000 vehicles Since operations began in October 2014, the carbon capture and storage (CCS) process at SaskPower’s Boundary Dam Power Station has prevented a total of more than two million tonnes of carbon dioxide from entering the atmosphere. “With this milestone, the people of Saskatchewan can be proud that we […]

January 18, 2018

Work on Saskatchewan’s next natural-gas fired power station is on time, on-budget, and now more than 50 per cent complete. The 350 megawatt (MW) Chinook Power Station near Swift Current is expected to come online in late 2019. “It’s exciting to see this project really start to take shape. In fact, people living in the […]

January 9, 2018

Shell Cansolv (Cansolv Technologies Inc.) is set to use SaskPower’s carbon capture test facility over the coming year to further explore existing and new chemistry at the core of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology. Insights gained from the research will be used to enhance Cansolv’s technologies and inform future projects. The widespread use of […]