Posts Tagged ‘Sask.’

Sask breaks power record – again

The warm temperatures in Saskatchewan pushed the province's peak power use to a new high yesterday, at 4:26 p.m. At 3,470 megawatts , the new peak beats the previous record of 3,419 set July 27 of this year and the peak of 3,360 MW set July 10. Previously, the summer peak of 3,331 MW set […]

Wind power project proposed in Blue Hills, Sask.

Algonquin Power, with support from SaskPower, is trying again to establish a wind energy project in Saskatchewan. Algonquin Power is taking another stab at a wind power project in Saskatchewan, after its original location near Chaplin raised environmental concerns. View full post on Wind Power News

Sask. carbon capture plant doubles the price of power

Saskatchewan's power utility says its carbon capture and storage project at Boundary Dam is the world's first commercial-scale operation of its kind. A wind power proponent says the latest SaskPower rate increases may be just the beginning of increasing electrical rates in the province. View full post on Wind Power News