Chinook Power Station Project

Saskatchewan Power Corporation (SaskPower) is proposing to construct and operate a 350-megawatt combined cycle natural gas power station located approximately 11 kilometres northwest of Swift Current, Saskatchewan. As proposed, the Chinook Power Station Project would have an operating lifespan of at least 30 years and include a power generation facility, a switchyard, and a new underground water pipeline.

Latest update

December 2, 2016 - The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency issued its environmental assessment determination and decided that an environmental assessment of the designated project is not required.



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  • Location

    • Approximately 11 kilometres northwest of Swift Current (Saskatchewan)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Oil and Gas
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    Saskatchewan Power Corporation (SaskPower)
  • Authorities

    • Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Assessment not applicable
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.

Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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