Latest Feature Articles

  • April 28, 2016

    TransAlta has no shortage of employees who spend their free time volunteering in their communities and last week was no exception. As the wildfires raged near TransAlta’s Alberta Coal and Mining operations near Duffield, Alberta, a group of employees lent a helping hand as volunteer fire fighters.

  • April 13, 2016

    We’re celebrating a full year of operations of the Fortescue River Gas Pipeline (FRGP), a joint venture project of TransAlta and DBP Development Group (DDG), which delivers natural gas to TransAlta’s Solomon power station in the Pilbara, Western Australia. The FRGP is the longest pipeline built in Western Australia in more than 10 years and one of the first pipelines into the heart of the Pilbara iron ore mining region.

  • March 14, 2016

    The first and oldest wind facility in Canada — Cowley Ridge, which began operating in 1993 — has reached the end of its operating life. An innovative leap back when the Pincher Creek area was a swath of windy, empty fields; Cowley Ridge became the centre one of the most prominent wind-generating regions in Canada.

Last updated: December 21, 2015