Hundreds of coal mining jobs to end as Transalta switches to natural gas
Will result in hundreds of mine job losses as employment drops to 40 to 50 people involved in reclamation work.
TransAlta, Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy
Includes 131 kilometres of operating pipeline that runs from west of Drayton Valley to west of Edmonton.
TransAlta acquires a 29 MW cogeneration plant in Michigan
Plant is contracted under a long-term power purchase and steam sale agreements for six years.
TransAlta to build steam and power plant at SemCAMS natural gas facility
All of the steam produced at the facility and about half of the electricity is to be sold to SemCAMS under a 13-year fixed price contract.
TransAlta to phase out coal power years ahead of government deadline
Will shut down 560 megawatts of generation from Sundance Unit 1 and 2 by the start of 2018.
Tight timeline for coal phase out report worries TransAlta CEO
Wants clarification re: incentives to build alternatives power sources such as natural gas.
Alberta, TransAlta reach deal on flood, drought protection
Water levels to be altered at hydroelectric sites to prevent flooding in Calgary area.
TransAlta Renewables gets $200M from AIMCo
Investing $540 million in cogeneration plant, wind farm and hydro facility in Ontario and Quebec.
TransAlta raises risk with shift from coal
Alberta electricity utility warns of Ontario style rate hikes.
No taxpayer payout for ending Alberta coal power
Pembina Institute study says power generators have recouped their investments.
Alberta Utilities Commission approves $56M settlement in TransAlta case
The penalty for deliberately timing outages at power plants is the largest of its kind in Canadian history.
TransAlta offers $56M for electricity price fixing case
If approved, money go to the government’s general revenue fund, not to ratepayers.
TransAlta plans outages review after AUC ruling
Alberta Utilities Commission said the utility deliberately triggered outages at power plants to raise electricity rates.
Utility watchdog welcomes AUC decision on TransAlta
Chandler calls it a huge win for Albertans who deserve to benefit from a fair, efficient, openly competitive market.
TransAlta buys US solar, wind projects $75.8M
Deal provides 71 megawatts of power generation from Rockland Capital affiliate in Massachusetts.