CEPA Releases 2018 Transmission Pipeline Industry Performance Report
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) today released its 2018 Transmission Pipeline Industry Performance Report, highlighting how CEPA’s members are performing in the areas of safety, the environment and socio-economic priorities.
“We are proud of our industry’s performance and how we are prepared to respond in the unlikely event of an incident,” says Chris Bloomer, CEPA President and CEO. “CEPA members are committed to a common goal of zero incidents – no incident is acceptable.”
In 2017, CEPA members safely delivered over 1.4 billion barrels of crude oil and 5.7 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.
While the number of significant incidents has trended down over the past five years, there was an increase to three significant incidents in 2017 from one in 2016. Two involved liquids pipelines and one involved a natural gas pipeline…(Read the full story)