Carbon Capture News

The federal government said technology like carbon capture and storage, like the Boundary Dam facility near Estevan, will be allowed.

'Absolutely devastating': Estevan mayor on Ottawa’s plan to phase out coal

By Lauren Golosky November 23, 2016 - 7:38am Updated: November 23, 2016 - 7:45am

The federal government’s announcement on Monday to phase out the use of coal-powered electricity by 2030 came as a shock to the mayor of Estevan.

Mayor Roy Ludwig said...

Premier Brad Wall.

Sask. premier against rumoured price on carbon emissions

By Sarah Mills February 19, 2016 - 12:52pm Updated: February 19, 2016 - 3:56pm

Rumours abound in Ottawa that the government is about to set a price on carbon emissions.   An article in The Globe and Mail states within the next six months, Ottawa plans to...

Brad Wall finds global interest in Sask. carbon capture technology

By Sarah Mills December 1, 2015 - 12:45pm Updated: December 1, 2015 - 4:54pm

Premier Brad Wall feels his time at the climate change summit in Paris was well spent.

Wall went to promote SaskPower's carbon capture and storage project at Boundary...

SaskPower Carbon Capture and Storage Facility at Boundary Dam.

NDP challenges SaskPower carbon capture travel costs

By The Canadian Press November 4, 2015 - 9:36am Updated: November 4, 2015 - 10:00am

The Saskatchewan NDP is questioning why a Crown official spent nearly half a million dollars in travel to promote carbon capture when the province can't even sell the...

SaskPower Boundary Dam near Estevan.

Sask. NDP not backing down on carbon capture facility

By Kevin Martel October 29, 2015 - 5:12pm Updated: October 29, 2015 - 5:15pm

For the fourth straight day, the carbon capture and storage facility was top of mind for the opposition NDP.

Leader Cam Broten once again grilled Premier Brad Wall over...

SaskPower Carbon Capture and Storage Facility at Boundary Dam.

Sask. NDP grills government further on carbon capture payment, performance

By Kevin Martel October 28, 2015 - 6:55pm Updated: October 28, 2015 - 7:00pm

It was another fierce day of questioning from Saskatchewan's NDP over SaskPower's carbon capture and storage facility and how it has been running.

Opposition Leader Cam...

SaskPower Boundary Dam near Estevan.

Questions surround SaskPower's $12M payout to Cenovus

By Lisa Schick October 27, 2015 - 4:36pm Updated: October 27, 2015 - 4:45pm

Questions continued to be raised on Tuesday over the penalties SaskPower has had to pay Cenovus Energy thanks to the Boundary Dam carbon capture project.   On Monday, it was...

SaskPower Carbon Capture and Storage Facility at Boundary Dam.

SaskPower pays out $12M to Cenovus for not providing captured carbon dioxide

By The Canadian Press October 26, 2015 - 5:55pm Updated: October 26, 2015 - 6:00pm

The Saskatchewan government has had to pay out about $12 million to an energy company for failing to deliver enough carbon dioxide from its carbon capture facility and the...

Carbon capture and storage knowledge centre to be created through SaskPower, BHP Billiton partnership

By 980 CJME September 11, 2015 - 7:05am Updated: September 11, 2015 - 10:11am

To speed up the development of carbon capture and storage technology in the world, BHP Billiton and SaskPower are partnering to share knowledge.

The companies signed a...

SaskPower carbon capture and storage facility at Boundary Dam Oct. 2, 2014.

American congressional delegation visiting Saskatchewan's carbon capture facility

By Kevin Martel August 25, 2015 - 5:10pm Updated: August 26, 2015 - 6:43am

A U.S. presidential hopeful is in Saskatchewan Wednesday to tour the carbon capture and storage power plant at the Boundary Dam by Estevan.

South Carolina Republican Sen...