Local Input~ Thursday November 15, 2007 Page A19 Water from the Athabasca River plays an important role in oil extraction at the Syncrude and other oilsands plants. ALBERTA OIL & GAS REPORT 2007 Wednesday June 6, 2007 Page E10 The alliance wants to evaluate alternatives to using natural gas as a fuel in oilsands production. It also encourages water conservation by the industry and improvements in land reclamation. Above is the Syncrude plant near Fort McMurray. Tuesday June 27, 2006 Page A6 Alberta’s oil and gas industry, such as Syncrude’s oilsands plant near Fort McMurray, is seen as a major contributor to acid rain in Western Canada. Tuesday May 23, 2006 Page A1 The most likely prospecs for carbon dioxide collection are polluters in the oilsands, including Fort McMurray and the fertilizer, ethanol and ethylene oxide industries. FORT MCMURRAY,AB-MAY18,2006-Syncrude’s oilsands plant 35 km north of Fort Mcmurray, AB, was ordered Thursday to shut down one of it’s units because of air quality concerns. See Ben Gelinas story. EDMONTON JOURNAL/Chris Schwarz. Teligence_1.jpg caption: A Teligence team prepares to cook up a storm at the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts.