We continue to embed sustainability considerations throughout our business and identify ways we can support the energy transition with our world-class asset base.
We play an integral role in the Canadian energy value chain and as a leader in the midstream energy space, we have a responsibility to minimize emissions and energy use while promoting resource conservation and environmental stewardship. We are committed to acting now, as we continue to evolve our business strategy, to find new ways to sustainably meet the global energy demand and secure a more sustainable future for our company and for society as a whole.
In 2022, Gibson completed construction of our Biofuels Blending Project at the Edmonton Terminal, which added infrastructure to facilitate the storage, blending and transportation of renewable diesel.
In 2022, Gibson completed construction of a natural gas liquids (NGL) plant and switched from a feedstock-based, higher emissions intensity fuel supply to natural gas, while also increasing the production capacity of the facility.
Since 2021, the DRU has provided a safer, non-hazardous product that offers substantially lower rail cost relative to traditional DilBit. This innovative technology is the first of its kind in Western Canada with potential to expand in the future.