Application 1747998


The Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB/Board) has received Application No. 1747998 (Application).

Description of the Application
Baytex Energy Ltd. (Baytex) has applied, pursuant to Section 2.020 of the Oil and Gas Conservation Regulations, to amend facility licence F41794 to remove a 1 kW disposal pump and install a 56 kW disposal pump in its facility located in Legal Subdivision (LSD) 4 of Section 28, Township 79, Range 20, West of the 5th Meridian. The purpose of the disposal pump would be to inject produced water with 0.00 moles per kilomole (0.0 per cent) hydrogen sulphide. The facility is located about 14 kilometres southwest of the Hamlet of Reno.

To obtain a copy of the Application, contact
Baytex Energy Ltd.
Centennial Place
Suite 2800, 520 - 3 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R3
Attention: David Laskey
Telephone: 587-952-3283
Fax: 587-952-3022

To view a copy of the Application and supporting documents, contact
ERCB Information Services
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R4
Telephone: 403-297-8311 (Option 2)
Viewing hours: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Requirement to File a Submission
If you have an interest in this matter and have not filed an objection with the ERCB, you must file submissions as described in the following sections.

If no submissions are received, the ERCB will continue to process and may approve the Applications without further notice or without a hearing.

How to File a Submission
Any party intending to make a submission with respect to the Application must file by 4:00 p.m., on or before February 27, 2013. Send one copy of your submission to the applicant at the name and address above and one copy to

Mike Schuster, Applications Specialist
Applications Branch, Facilities Applications Group
Energy Resources Conservation Board
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R4

Contents of a Submission
Submissions objecting to an application should indicate:
(a) the right of the person that may be directly and adversely affected by a decision of the Board on the applications;
(b) the manner in which the right may be directly and adversely affected by a decision of the Board on the applications;
(c) the location of the land, residence or activity of the person in relation to the location of the energy resource that is the subject of the applications; and
(d) the name, address in Alberta, telephone number, fax number, if any, and if available, an e-mail address of the person.

Compensation Issues
Submissions relating exclusively to compensation for land usage are not dealt with by the ERCB and should be referred to the Alberta Surface Rights Board.

Applications for Confidentiality
Section 13 of the Energy Resources Conservation Board Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice) requires that all documents filed in respect of this proceeding be placed on the public record. However, any party may apply for confidentiality of information under Section 13(2). Any application under Section 13(2) must be copied to the other parties to the proceeding. Any application seeking confidentiality under Section 13 of the Rules of Practice must include the reasons for the request, including the specific harm that would result if the information were placed on the public record. The Board may grant a request for confidentiality on any terms it considers appropriate, subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Section 13 of the Rules of Practice is available on the ERCB website.

For information about ERCB procedures, contact
Applications Branch, Facilities Applications Group
Attention: Mike Schuster
Telephone: 403-297-6013

Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on January 29, 2013.

Patricia M. Johnston, Q.C., General Counsel

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