Application 1872950

Amended Notice of Application
Applications No. 1872950 and 1872959
Encana Corporation

Note: The initial notice of application for each of the applications has been replaced with one joint notice of application.

The Alberta Energy Regulator has received applications 1872950 and 1872959.

Description of the Applications
Encana Corporation (Encana) has submitted application 1872959 to implement a new Class II fluid disposal scheme that does not involve acid gas. The scheme would be located in Township 63, Range 23, West of the Fifth Meridian.

Encana also submitted application 1872950 to construct and operate a single well with a hydrogen sulphide release rate greater than or equal to 0.01 cubic metres per second (m3/s) but less than 0.3 m3/s. It would have a surface location of Legal Subdivision (LSD) 11, Section 29, Township 63, Range 23, West of the Fifth Meridian, with a bottomhole location of LSD 09-32-063-23W5M.

For a copy of the applications, contact
Encana Corporation
Attention: Bryce Pulsifer
Box 2850
500 Centre Street SE
Calgary, AB  T2P 2S5

To view the disposal scheme application and supporting documents, use the Integrated Application Registry (IAR) available under Systems & Tools on the AER website, www.aer.ca.

To receive a copy of the well licence application and supporting documents, submit an information request, as outlined at www1.aer.ca/ProductCatalogue/ordering.html, to

AER Order Fulfillment
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 0R4
Telephone: 1-855-297-8311 (toll free; option 0)
Fax: 403-297-7040
Email: InformationRequest@aer.ca

Refer to this notice when requesting information for a faster response.

Requirement to File a Statement of Concern
A decision on the applications may be made immediately or on an expedited basis. Nevertheless, if you believe that you may be directly and adversely affected by either application, you may file a statement of concern as described below.

How to File a Statement of Concern
Send one copy of your statement of concern to Encana at the name and address above and one copy to

Authorizations Branch
Alberta Energy Regulator
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 0R4
Fax: 403-297-7336
Email: ARCTeam@aer.ca  

Contents of a Statement of Concern
For your submission to be considered a valid statement of concern, it must include

a) why you believe that you may be directly and adversely affected by a decision of the AER on the application;

b) the nature of your objection to the application;

c) the outcome of the application that you advocate;

d) the location of your land, residence, or activity in relation to the location of the energy resource activity that is the subject of the application; and

e) your contact information, including your name, address in Alberta, telephone number, and email address or, if you do not have an email address, your fax number.

The AER also requests that you include the application number in your statement of concern.

Confidentiality
Section 49 of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice) requires that all documents and information filed in a proceeding be placed on the public record. If you file a submission, you must not include any personal information that you do not want to appear on or are not authorized to put on the public record. Section 49(2) of the Rules of Practice states how to apply to the AER for an order to keep information confidential. The Rules of Practice is available on the AER website at www.aer.ca.

Jurisdiction
Submissions relating exclusively to compensation for land use are not dealt with by the AER and should be referred to the Alberta Surface Rights Board.

Under section 21 of the Responsible Energy Development Act, the AER does not have the jurisdiction to assess the adequacy of Crown consultation associated with the rights of aboriginal peoples as recognized and affirmed under the Constitution Act, 1982.

For information on AER procedures, contact the authorizations specialist, Rachel Ruddell, by phone at 403-297-8557 or by email to Rachel.Ruddell@aer.ca.

Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on November 17, 2016.
ALBERTA ENERGY REGULATOR

Patricia M. Johnston, Q.C., General Counsel