The Alton Natural Gas Storage Project in Nova Scotia was designed to store natural gas deep underground in two salt caverns, providing a reliable and affordable fuel source to meet the energy security needs of Nova Scotians during periods of peak demand, and a lower carbon energy alternative compared to the fuel oil and coal in the province’s energy mix.
Today we are pleased to launch our new website for the Alton Natural Gas Storage Project.
In this update, we are sharing frequently asked questions and answers about the Alton Natural Gas Storage Project.
Nova Scotia’s energy mix is changing, and natural gas plays an increasingly important role. It helps power our businesses and warms our homes – all while lowering emissions by displacing higher carbon fuels like fuel oil and coal.
We welcome the decision today from the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia to grant the injunction request as it relates to our Alton Natural Gas Storage Project.