Camco partnered with China’s Jinan Iron and Steel Group Corporation to develop the project and successfully navigate the CDM qualification process. The project has started operation and is expected to produce 12.3 million tonnes of carbon credits from 2007 to the end of 2012. In October 2006, Camco successfully facilitated an emissions reduction purchase agreement for the commercialization of carbon credits to be generated by the project.

Washington Group International’s Canadian subsidiary, Washington Group Northern Ltd, has been contracted by Suncor Energy Services Inc to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services for a proposed 160 MWe gas-fired cogeneration project to support the development of Suncor’s Firebag oil sands reserves in the Athabasca region of Alberta, Canada.