Thursday, June 29, 2017

Advanced Energy

Recently ranked one of Western Canada's top 10 Best Communities For Business, Sturgeon County continues to attract world class companies who excel in the energy industry.

Local Opportunities for Growth and Development

Advanced Energy

Sturgeon County is a founding member of Alberta’s Industrial Heartland. The Heartland is Canada’s largest hydrocarbon processing region and one of the world’s most attractive locations for petrochemical, chemical, oil and gas investment.

The Heartland has an integrated transportation network that allows for easy movement of products through the highway system, the extensive pipeline infrastructure and through both Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Railways. This transportation network is essential in providing direct access to major North American ports, providing connections to world markets.


30+ billion in investments

40+world class companies

1.5 billion in annual local expenditures (excluding feedstock)

Access to cost advantaged feedstock supplies

Major Energy Corporations in Sturgeon County

Northwest Redwater Partnership

Williams Energy Canada

Access Pipeline

Clearstream Energy

Pembina Pipeline Corporation

Trans Canada


Local Production

Natural Gas

  • Methanol
  • Urea Ammonia


  • Olefins
  • Ethylene & Propylene


  • Polyethylene
  • Ethylene Oxide and derivatives
  • Ethylene Glycol


  • Polypropylene
  • Polypropylene Oxide
  • Polypropylene Glycol

Start in Sturgeon

Start in Sturgeon is the Economic Development initiative of Sturgeon County, Alberta. The county encompasses a large area of land with several towns and hamlets throughout. 

Sturgeon County has become home to 40+ world class companies. Is yours next? 

Connect and Follow

Contact Us

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9613 - 100 Street
Morinville, AB, T8R 1L9

Phone: 780-939-8367

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