The proposed Clearwater Project is located in the southeast corner of Section 21-88-8-W4M, 8 km southeast of Fort McMurray and within the Fort McMurray Regional Airport’s (FMAA) lands. The Clearwater project is located on lands already allocated by the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) and the FMAA for industrial development.
The application for development of the Clearwater Project was filed with the Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) and Alberta Environment (AENV) in January 2010 and a project update was submitted in December 2010. Click on the following highlighted words to see the application or the project update. The Clearwater Project (phases I and II) will have an expected operating life of 25-30 years.
Please see our extensive Operations section for technical and operating details on the Clearwater Project.