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Alton Natural Gas Storage LP

Decision Letters - Alton Natural Gas Brine Storage Pond

In January, the department issued an industrial approval to Alton Natural Gas Storage LP to operate a proposed brine storage pond in Colchester County. Six appeals were received on the industrial approval. The Environment Minister dismissed four of the six appeals on April 18. The two remaining appeals were dismissed on April 25. The decision letters are below.

April 25

April 18

On Jan. 21st 2016, the Government of Nova Scotia announced approvals for several permits so the next phase of the Alton Gas underground natural gas storage facility project can proceed. One such approval is a Nova Scotia Environment Industrial Approval. Learn more