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The Alberta Forest Products Association (AFPA) is a non-profit association representing companies that manufacture wood products in Alberta.

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Alberta's Forest Industry: Investing In Our Communities

- Fri, 2014-12-12 14:02

Recently, Alberta’s forest industry celebrated our latest capital investment. Alberta Newsprint Company (ANC) has spent $74 million on a power plant at their facility. Recently completed, the project generates 65 megawatts of electricity, approximately half of what is required to run ANC’s mill. ANC’s project uses state-of-the-art technology, including 10 Caterpillar reciprocating engines that each produce 8700 horsepower. 

 

This project reinforces a broader theme in...

AFPA Applauds Bill 203

- Wed, 2014-11-26 15:45

 Alberta’s Forest Industry Applauds Bill to Allow 6 Storey Wood Buildings 

Edmonton, November 26, 2014 – The Alberta Forest Products Association (AFPA) commends Whitecourt-Ste. Anne MLA George VanderBurg for introducing a bill in the Alberta Legislature today that would see 6 storey wood buildings permitted throughout...

AFPA Annual Report

The Alberta Forest Products Association has released its 2013-14 Annual Report. Please click here to download the report and learn more about the AFPA.