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SaskPower Launches Procurement Process For More Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 08, 2017

Citing new records for power usage being set every year and increasing demand for power by customers, SaskPower is launching a competitive procurement process for wind power in Saskatchewan. In addition, the utility is considering a natural gas plant. SaskPower [Read More]

Bird Concerns Lead To Denial Of Saskatchewan Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 19, 2016

Citing the protection of migratory birds, Scott Moe, Saskatchewan’s environment minister, has announced that a wind project near Chaplin will not be approved to proceed in its proposed location. According to a government news release, the Ministry of Environment made [Read More]

CanWEA ‘Deeply Encouraged’ By Saskatchewan’s Wind Power Commitment

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 06, 2016

Following the results of Saskatchewan’s 28th general election on Monday, April 4, the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is touting the Saskatchewan Party’s commitment to renewable energy. Robert Hornung, president of CanWEA, says he offers his “sincere congratulations to Premier [Read More]