Atlantica Centre For Energy


ACOA is part of a comprehensive array of Government of Canada programs and services for business.

The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) is a policy research organization whose mandate is to further economic progress in Atlantic Canada and build synergies among its stakeholders to strengthen the region’s position in a rapidly changing world.
APEC is an independent, non-government, not-for-profit organization supported by its members and guided by a board of directors from across the Atlantic region. Its Major Projects compilation is an annual highlight.

Brunswick Pipeline
Brunswick Pipeline delivears natural gas, supplied by Repsol Energy Canada Ltd., from the Canaport™ Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) receiving and re-gasification terminal near Saint John, New Brunswick, to markets in Canada and the US northeast. The 30-inch diameter, 145 kilometer natural gas transmission pipeline extends through southwest New Brunswick to an interconnection with the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline (M&NP) near St. Stephen, New Brunswick. It is part of a distribution system to support an abundant supply of clean-burning natural gas in our region. Brunswick Pipeline, part of Emera New Brunswick, is an energy company based in Canada’s Maritime Provinces.

Canaport LNG
Canaport LNG is a state-of-the-art liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving and regasification terminal – the first in Canada. Situated in Saint John, New Brunswick, the terminal is capable of sending 1.2 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. It is a partnership between Repsol of Spain (75%) and Irving Oil (25%).

City of Saint John
Saint John, New Brunswick, the oldest incorporated city in Canada, is home to a growing assortment of energy infrastructure. This includes Canada’s largest oil refinery, import LNG terminal, Nuclear power plant, and oil & gas pipelines.

Corridor Resources
Corridor Resources is a junior resource company engaged in the exploration and production of petroleum and natural gas onshore in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Quebec and offshore in the Gulf of St. Lawrence and Newfoundland. Corridor Resources has proven reserves of natural gas at one property; the McCully Field near Sussex, New Brunswick and Corridor has midstream facilities connecting to the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline (M&NP). Visit Corridor Resource's website at

Deloitte, one of Canada's leading professional services firms, provides audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services through more than 7,700 people in 57 offices. Deloitte operates in Québec as Samson Bélair/Deloitte & Touche s.e.n.c.r.l. Deloitte is the Canadian member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. Visit Deloitte's website at

Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Emera has operations all over northeastern North America and St. Lucia. Emera and its subsidiaries generate, transmit, and distribute electricity; deliver fuel oil; and pursue investments in energy related serves across Atlantic Canada, the northeastern US and the Caribbean. Within the region Emera is the sole owner of Nova Scotia Power which serves 460,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers, Bangor Hydro in Bangor, Maine and Brunswick Pipeline. Visit Emera's website at

Enterprise Saint John
Regional economic development commission serving the Greater Saint John area. They work to attract investment, provide support services for businesses of every size, and offer coaching and programming for budding entrepreneurs.

Envirosystems is the fastest growing industrial services organization in North America. Our companies have over 1,000 employees across Canada/US providing our customers with excellence in industrial services, environmental services, robotic services, and project management. We pride ourselves in delivering local expertise from coast to coast.

Fundy Engineering
Fundy Engineering & Consulting Ltd is a growing multi-disciplinary engineering firm. The firm was established in 1989 in Saint John, New Brunswick and has grown to over 50 employees in Saint John, Charlottetown and Halifax. The firm is employee-owned and operated with a broad range of clientele. Fundy Engineering is licensed to practice in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and Maine. Visit Fundy Engineering’s website at

Irving Oil Limited
Irving Oil is a privately-held regional energy processing, transporting, and marketing company headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, with US marketing operations in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. With over 7,000 employees, over 700 retail sites, operations from 13 marine terminals, and a delivery fleet of tractor-trailers, Irving Oil serves wholesale, commercial, and retail customers in Eastern Canada, Quebec, and New England. Visit Irving Oil’s website at  

J.D. Irving, Ltd.
Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, J.D. Irving, Ltd is a diverse family-owned company with operations in Canada and the United States. For over 125 years its focus has been on providing quality service and products to customers around the world. Visit J.D. Visit Irving’s website at

Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline
Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline (M&NP) operates a 1,400-kilometre transmission pipeline system built in 1999 to transport natural gas from developments offshore Nova Scotia to markets in Atlantic Canada and the northeastern United States. A joint venture of Enbridge Inc. (77.53%), Emera Inc. (12.92%), and ExxonMobil Canada (9.55%), M&NP has offices in Halifax and New Glasgow, Nova Scotia and in Fredericton, New Brunswick. M&NP system capacity is approximately 530 million cubic feet per day. The M&NP system runs from the Sable Offshore Energy Inc. (SOEI) gas plant at landfall in Goldboro, through Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. The M&NP mainline in the US interconnects with Brunswick Pipeline, Portland Natural Gas Transmission System, Tennessee Gas Transmission, and Algonquin Gas Transmission. Visit Maritimes Northeast Pipeline's website at

NB Power
The NB Power Group of companies operates and maintains one of North America's most diverse generating systems. Electricity is generated at 16 facilities that include hydro, nuclear, coal, oil and diesel-powered stations and delivered via power lines, substations and terminals to more than 370,000 direct and indirect New Brunswick homes, businesses and facilities. The Group’s total installed net capacity is 3,959 MW and also exports electricity to New England, Quebec, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. Visit NB Power's website at

New Brunswick
New Brunswick, bordering the U.S. in eastern Canada, is one of the country’s Maritime provinces and is officially bilingual (English and French). As an Eastern energy hub, it has a strategic geographic location to the USA and Europe.

Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia is one of eastern Canada's Maritime provinces on the Atlantic coast, with numerous lakes and long coastlines. Offshore oil exploration is a key component of its energy sector.

Orlen Upstream Canada
ORLEN Upstream Canada is a part of ORLEN Group, one of the largest energy conglomerates in Central and Eastern Europe and the largest one in Poland (in total nearly 20 000 employees in the Group). ORLEN Upstream, a parent company of ORLEN Upstream Canada, manages a portfolio of exploration and production hydrocarbon assets in and outside Poland. ORLEN Upstream Canada is an oil and natural gas company in Canada, with a particular focus on the assets in Alberta. ORLEN Upstream Canada has a highly motivated team of 50 experts, steadily growing the company’s production and reserves through a combination of production and exploration projects along with new strategic acquisitions. ORLEN Upstream Canada’s goal is to build a significant position on the Canadian E&P market. At the end of 2017 ORLEN Upstream Canada’s production rate was at approximately 14 400 BOE/D, and 2P reserves amounting to 141,1 MMBOE. At ORLEN Upstream, we care for sustainable development and simultaneously pay particular attention to our impact on internal and external environment, getting our stakeholders actively involved and operating in accordance with ORLEN Group’s Values which are Responsibility, Progress, People, Energy, Dependability. We discover and extract natural resources to fuel the future.

PEI Energy
In Prince Edward Island, the PEI Energy Corporation is responsible for pursuing and promoting the development of energy systems and the generation, production, transmission and distribution of energy, in all its forms, on an economic and efficient basis.

Saint John Energy
Saint John Energy has been a premier provider of energy to the people of Saint John since 1922. Today, Saint John Energy provides reliable service at competitive rates to more than 36,500 customers. Saint John Energy also provides street lighting, area lighting, over 1,900 mini split ductless heat pump rentals and more than 20,000 water heater rentals. Through our mission of excellence in energy solutions, we deliver value to our customers through our commitment to environmental, social, and economic sustainability.

We're active members of the communities we serve. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind. The Stantec community unites more than 13,000 employees working in over 200 locations. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Visit Stantec’s website at

State of Maine
Maine, the northeasternmost state in the U.S., is known for its rocky coastline, long maritime history and abundant parks and reserves, including the famed granite and spruce islands of Acadia National Park. Maine faces the same energy challenges as the Canadian Maritime provinces.

TransCanada is a leader in the responsible development and reliable operation of North American energy infrastructure, including natural gas and oil pipelines, power generation and natural gas storage facilities. The Energy East Pipeline is a 4,600-kilometre pipeline that will carry 1.1-million barrels of crude oil per day from Alberta and Saskatchewan to refineries in Eastern Canada.

TWD is a leading multi-discipline engineering, procurement and construction management company providing project development, execution and engineering services. Our expertise includes marine, rail and truck terminals, oil and gas, pipelines, renewables, power, chemical processing, and food and beverage.

Founded in 1785, UNB offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 60 disciplines and continuing education in a variety of fields. UNBSJ’s Saint John College offers a comprehensive “Energy Fundamentals” program.


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