Hero Flare Gas

It’s not uncommon to see flare stacks while driving down Saskatchewan’s highways or grid roads. The flares are used by oil and gas production sites to dispose of flammable gases.

Flare Gas

Flare gas creates power by burning in a gas engine or turbine.


Medium reliability

Flare gas is a fairly dependable power source.


Medium cost rating

It’s a cost-effective way to power our province.


Low environmental impact

Flare gas has a low impact on the environment.



We currently have 1.75 MW in service.


We're generating 75 MW of flare gas through our Power Generation Partner Program. The First Nations Power Authority is planning to develop 20 MW.

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