An expert says, while a ban may impact some end-product manufacturers in Eastern Canada, it likely won’t affect the oil and gas sector in the West.
Canadian petrochemical expansions are dwarfed by the activity south of the border.
Investment is part of the company’s strategy to benefit from what it calls “a friendly business environment” under President Trump.
Edmonton-area industrial sites could power 5,100 homes.
Ethane and ethylene will be separated and sent to Nova Chemicals in Joffre, Alta.
Plant makes ethylene and propylene – basic building blocks in the petrochemical industry.
Checks for six gases.