The Canadian Press

2015-11-03 | Saskatchewan Carbon Capture

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The NDP is questioning why a senior Crown official spent nearly half a million dollars in travel expenses to promote carbon capture when the province can't even sell the technology. Mike Monea (MAHN'-ya), who is president of carbon capture for SaskPower, spent 476-thousand dollars travelling between 2009 to 2014 to boast about the carbon capture facility at the Boundary Dam power plant near Estevan. SaskPower CEO Mike Marsh says the province will benefit from that travel. (The CO2 capture technology is owned by Shell Cansolv. But Marsh says SaskPower is the first utility to attach it to a generating station and it needs to market that expertise.)

Date: 2015-11-03
Placeline: REGINA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

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