Boundary coal plant to become carbon capture system

SaskPower is moving on with plans for a $1.2 billion (US$1.26 billion) rebuild project at Unit 3 of the 824 MW Boundary Dam coal-fired power plant into a carbon capture and clean coal project. The rebuild is expected to generate 110 MW of electricity.

The government of Saskatchewan invested $240 million (US$252 million) into the Boundary Dam Integrated Carbon Capture and Storage Demonstration Project. Construction is scheduled to start immediately with a completion date in 2014.

Babcock & Wilcox Canada Ltd. was picked to engineer, manufacture, deliver and construct critical components to retrofit the boiler.

Read more retrofits and upgrades news

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...