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Media Coverage

Our ISCG developments have been gaining attention from various major news outlets:

  • January 19, 2011

    Coal is the future and Alberta is the laboratory (The Globe and Mail)

  • September 1, 2010

    Swan Hills Synfuels conducts its ISCG operations at very deep depths, in a saline water environment where there is no risk of contaminating fresh groundwater resources. In contrast, underground coal gasification practiced in shallow coals in freshwater aquifers can create risks of fresh groundwater contamination, as is discussed in the article below.

    Should Alberta build its next coal plants underground? – (Energize Alberta)