BD3 Status Update: June 2017

July 06, 2017

Employees working inside the Carbon Capture facility.
As previously communicated, there was a planned outage during the entire month of June to address regularly scheduled maintenance at the Boundary Dam 3 power unit as well as the carbon capture facility. The work included cleaning and inspecting the carbon capture facility and applying a number of new technical and mechanical fixes that will further improve efficiency and reliability. On the power side, a number of mechanical issues were addressed as planned.

The power plant is scheduled to come back online early July. The carbon capture facility is expected back online in mid-July.

A full update on the performance of BD3 will be posted next month. For previous updates or more information on SaskPower's power future, visit

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