The Participants

 On July 15, 2010, 14 proponents registered 19 projects representing between 3,500 to 5,000 GWh per year of electricity.

On October 28, 2010, 10 of those proponents submitted proposals for 13 projects representing over 3,300 GWh per year of electricity.

On January 20, 2011, 8 projects were selected from five preferred proponents representing approximately 1,600 GWh per year of electricity.

On August 4, 2011, BC Hydro selected four projects from two proponents for the award of Electricity Purchase Agreements ("EPA"). The projects represent approximately 754 GWh per year of contractually firm electricity.

 

Proponent Name Project Name Nearest Community Registered Proposal Preferred Proponent EPA

West Fraser Mills Ltd.

Chetwynd Forest Industries Biomass Project

Chetwynd

Fraser Lake Sawmill Biomass Project

Fraser Lake

Western BioEnergy Inc.

Merritt Green Energy

Merritt

Fort St. James Green Energy

Fort St. James

0887572 B.C. Ltd.

Campbell River Power Enterprises

Campbell River

 

Canfor Pulp Limited Partnership, by its General Partner, Canfor Pulp Holding Inc.

Northwood Green Power Generation Project

Prince George

 

Western BioEnergy Inc.

Ditni Yoh Green Energy

Burns Lake

 

International Forest Products Limited

Interfor Grand Forks

Grand Forks

 

Capital Power L.P.

Houston Biomass Energy Centre

Houston

 

 

ecoTECH Energy Group (Canada) Inc.

ecoTECH McBride 36MW Plant

McBride

 

 

Pacific Northwest Biomass Corp.

Suskwa Power Project

New Hazelton

 

 

Stuart–Nechako Power Corporation

Stuart–Nechako Bio Power

Vanderhoof

 

 

Tsilhqot'in Power Corporation

Tsilhqot'in Power Project

Hanceville

 

 

Conifex Power Inc.

Fort St. James Co-Generation

Fort St. James

 

 

 

Kitwanga Lumber Co. Ltd.

Kitwanga Power Enterprises

Kitwanga

 

 

 

Monte Lake Forest Products Inc.

Monte Lake Power Project

Kamloops

 

 

 

Noble Endeavours Inc.

Noble Endeavours Inc.

 

 

 

 

Western BioEnergy Inc.

Campbell River Green Energy

Campbell River

 

 

 

Terrace Green Energy

Terrace