There is a decades-old technology called “hot tapping” — developed in part by TransCanada and now used industry wide — that allows a new natural gas pipeline to be connected to an existing high-pressure pipe without releasing methane that would have otherwise been vented into the atmo
There’s a piece of pipeline equipment about the size of a small briefcase that is more symbolic than you might think. As natural gas is pushed through the pipeline during normal compressor operation, the “two-stage supersonic ejector” captures emissions of methane – a potent greenhous
Living by our values: at TransCanada we look at corporate social responsibility not as a facet of our business, but as a reflection of the way we conduct our business and an expression of our core values of integrity, responsibility, collaboration and innovation. An unwavering commitm
TransCanada has once again been recognized for its efforts in contributing to cleaner air. Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) member companies achieved a 5.8 per cent reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in 2014, contributing to a significant 22 per cent reduction in carbon
Air; it’s something we all share. Clean air is important to all of us. When air quality is poor, it affects all of us. But for the three million Canadians who suffer from asthma, poor air quality can be life threatening. As a recent opinion article authored by Dr. Susan Waserman and S
TransCanada’s long-term dedication to investing in emission-less and high-efficiency energy sources, research and development (R&D) and environmental initiatives hasn’t gone unnoticed. After the CDP‘s careful analysis of almost 2,000 corporate submissions from around the glo
We are more than a pipeline company. For more than 60 years, TransCanada has been a leader in the safe and reliable operation of North American energy infrastructure, including a vast array of natural gas and oil pipelines, along with natural gas storage facilities and nuclear, wind, hydro and solar power-generation facilities.