Notice of Scheduling of Hearing
Proceeding ID 409
Canadian Pacific Railway Corporation
Regulatory Appeal of an Environmental Protection Order
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will hold a written hearing with final argument submissions starting March 14, 2022, for regulatory appeal 1932823 of an environmental protection order (EPO) issued December 14, 2020, under sections 112, 113 and 241 of the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act.
The AER issued a notice of hearing on May 11, 2021. If the request for the regulatory appeal is withdrawn, the hearing will be cancelled.
Description of the Proceeding
On January 13, 2021, the AER received a request for a regulatory appeal, under Part 2, Division 3 of the Responsible Energy Development Act and Part 3 of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice), of the AER's decision to issue the EPO on December 14, 2020, naming Canadian Pacific Railway Company as the "person responsible" to undertake remedial measures regarding the presence of methane gas in proximity to the well with licence WX0000225 located at LSD 02, Section 31, Township 12, Range 5, West of the 4th Meridian within the city boundaries of Medicine Hat.
The AER granted the request for the regulatory appeal on April 14, 2021.
The purpose of the hearing is to determine whether the AER should confirm, vary, suspend, or revoke the decision to issue the EPO.
Where can I find information about the hearing?
To view or for a copy of the hearing materials, or for information on AER procedures, contact
Tammy Turner, Hearing Coordinator
Alberta Energy Regulator
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R4
Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on March 11, 2022.
ALBERTA ENERGY REGULATOR