SaskPower is taking a revenue hit from COVID-19
Crown utility says sales were down by 10% from April to June, too soon to rule out increases.
SaskPower carbon capture facility to fall short of annual target: CEO
Annual goal is 800,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide; captured 626,000 last year.
Likely no more carbon capture and storage projects due to costs: SaskPower
Technology worthwhile but low cost of natural gas makes it a more viable option.
SaskPower eyes new natural gas plant sites as demand grows
Province’s next natural gas plant could be needed as early as 2022.
SaskPower CO2 capture plant hits 800,000 tonnes in one year
Facility has eliminated emissions equal to taking 200,000 cars off the road in the last 12 months.
Natural Resources minister says carbon capture important Canada
Jim Carr tours SaskPower’s Boundary Dam 3 project in Estevan, Sask.
Sask. NDP says carbon capture plant sputtering
But government says it’s on track to capture 800,000 tonnes of CO2 this year.
SaskPower to boost wind, solar, geothermal production
The Crown utility plans to have up to 50% of power come from renewable sources by 2030.
US senator claims he was misled on Boundary Dam
Manchin, a supporter of carbon capture, is now critical of Saskatchewan project.
NDP challenges SaskPower on CO2 plant travel
Questions costly promotional trips when the utility can’t sell the technology.
SaskPower CO2 capture facility coming back online
Considered “fully operational” even if its operating between full and half capacity.
Boyd admits to issues at Sask. CO2 capture facility
Energy Minister says it’s not acceptable. SaskPower aims for 100% efficiency by the end of 2016.
SaskPower pays $12M to Cenovus for failed CO2 delivery
Penalty for not providing captured carbon dioxide starting in April 2014; may owe $6 million more.
$525M NG power plant expansion in Sask.
Will reduce the province’s reliance on coal for electricity.
Sask. to Alberta: don’t give up on carbon capture
NDP government plans to move away from what it sees as costly, ineffective technology.
Customers loyal, despite failed smart meters: SaskPower
More than 100,000 newer devices removed after fires.
SaskPower says carbon capture and storage is working
Project aims to capture 90% of the emissions the plant produces.
SaskPower CEO resigns after smart meters report
Watson takes responsibility for the problems, lack of safety as a priority.
Saskatchewan carbon capture project draws global interest
SaskPower says 250 people from up to 20 countries attended the unveiling of the $1.4-billion Boundary Dam facility
SaskPower to launch carbon capture power plant
Project aims to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by one million tonnes annually.
Sensus to refund SaskPower $24M for faulty smart meters
Another $5 million for developing a device suited to Saskatchewan’s climate.
SaskPower CEO says solar not feasible yet, maybe wind
Too far north on the Earth’s curve for solar to be useful.
$1.24B carbon capture project gets green light
The Saskatchewan government has given a green light to a $1.24 billion carbon capture and storage project that it says will be among the first commercial-scale facilities in the world.
$60M projects to harness prairie winds
Algonquin Power & Utilities is purchasing the assets of two proposed adjacent 10-megawatt wind energy development projects in Saskatchewan from Kineticor Renewables.