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Pierre River Oil Sands Mine

Proponent:  Shell Canada
Phase:  Environmental Assessment
Environmental Assessment Type:  Review Panel
MPMO Officer:  MPMO Mailbox
Status:  Cancelled/Terminated

Project Details    
Project Name: Pierre River Oil Sands Mine
Proponent Name: Shell Canada
Phase: Environmental Assessment
Federal Review Status: Cancelled/Terminated
Sector: Oil and Gas
Environmental Assessment Type: Review Panel
Project Location: 100 km north of Fort McMurray
Project Description
Shell Canada's Pierre River Mine Project is a proposal to develop a new oil sands mining area in Alberta to produce up to 200,000 barrels per day of bitumen. The Project will include a new mining area and associated processing facilities, utilities and infrastructure.