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News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 9, 2020  

Alberta petrochemical project cost estimate rises to about $4.9B

Dehydrogenation and polypropylene upgrading plants will turn propane into plastic pellets for shipment to manufacturers around the world.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 30, 2019  

Propane terminal expansion predicted as AltaGas releases Q3 results

Growing demand for energy in Asia will be a driving force behind the company’s Canadian midstream business.

News Energy Manufacturing General
March 8, 2019  

Federal government pledges $49M for $3.5B plastics project

Will help secure jobs and support the environmentally cleaner production of plastic products.

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February 13, 2017  

Superior Plus to buy Canwest Propane for $412M

Gibson Energy will continue to operate Canwest until the transaction closes in the second half of this year.

News Energy Manufacturing General
January 4, 2017  

AltaGas commits to building BC’ s first propane export terminal

A $475-million project for Prince Rupert; goal is to export by early 2019.

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October 20, 2016  

AltaGas green lights North Pine propane plant

First phase of the project will cost up to $135 million.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
June 13, 2016  

EVs only part of the solution to reducing BC’s GHG emissions

CPA wants government to give more consideration to auto propane as an alternative fuel.

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May 25, 2016  

Propane explosion in Flin Flon, Man. injures one

Blast was quickly extinguished but levelled an out-building at the facility.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 24, 2016  

AltaGas has a buyer for export propane

Astomos to buy at least half from BC terminal

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 11, 2016  

Pembina, Kuwait’s PIC evaluate Alberta propane upgrading project

World-scale facility would develop new market demand for the province’s producers.

News Manufacturing General
January 26, 2016  

Sunrise Propane fined $5.3M for 2008 deadly propane explosion

Directors must each pay $100,000; Court says they behaved recklessly.

News Government Oil & Gas General Operations Production
March 31, 2015  

Sunrise lawyer asks court to revisit convictions in 2008 blast

Crown prosecutors are seeking millions of dollars in fines from the Toronto-based propane company.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
September 3, 2014  

Pembina to export propane from Oregon, access Bakken resource

Seperate deals total more than $1 billion.

Feature Energy Oil & Gas Operations Sustainability
March 13, 2014  

PDH’s propylene potential

Williams Energy Canada intends to convert cheap propane into a plastic feedstock that’s worth $800 million annually.

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December 9, 2013  

Sunrise Propane faces sentencing for deadly Toronto plant blast

2008 blast killed one man, forced thousands of people from their homes.