Site Tour

THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2019
8:00 AM TO 4:30 PM

SaskPower’s Boundary Dam Carbon Capture Facility and Aquistore Tour

Cost: CDN $95.00 per person

To register for this Site Tour, you must also be registered as attending the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference – either the technical conference or the business conference.

Important Note:  This Tour requires ALL participants to wear PPE (Personal Protection Equipment), and Steel-Toed boots are Required.  PPE will be provided, however we will required shoe size in advance of tour.

Conference participants have the unique opportunity to visit SaskPower’s Boundary Dam Carbon Capture facility in Estevan, Saskatchewan and the Aquistore CO2 injection and storage site. The Boundary Dam CCS Project is the world’s first post combustion CO2 capture from a coal-fired power station. Aquistore is one of only two dedicated CO2 storage sites injecting into a deep water/brine and sandstone formation.

Tour fees include bus transportation to and from Estevan, and lunch at the power plant.  Tour limited to 50 attendees.

Preliminary Schedule (subject to change):

8:00 AM                             Departure from Delta Hotel Regina
10:15 AM                            Arrival at SaskPower’s Boundary Dam site
10:30 AM                           Orientation, presentations and PPE assignment
11:15 AM – 12:30  PM       Tour of Boundary Dam Power Capture Facility
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM          Lunch and group photo
1:30 PM                              Visit and Tour of the Aquistore injection well/site
2:15 PM                              Departure from Boundary Dam facility
4:30 PM                             Arrival back in Regina