Application 1873382

Notice of Hearing
Proceeding ID 352
840586 Alberta Ltd.
Pooling Order

The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will hold a public hearing of application 1873382 at Govier Hall, 250 – 5 Street SW, Calgary, Alberta, starting on June 26, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. The hearing will also be webcast at This webcast will only be available when the hearing is in progress. It will not be an official record of the proceeding.

Pine Cliff Energy Ltd. (Pine Cliff) filed a statement of concern, and the hearing panel has determined that Pine Cliff may participate in the hearing. If Pine Cliff withdraws, the hearing may be cancelled and the AER will continue to process and may approve the application without further notice.

All parties must be present to register at the start of the hearing.

Description of the Application

840586 Alberta Ltd. has applied under section 80 of the Oil and Gas Conservation Act for a pooling order prescribing that all tracts within the drilling spacing unit comprising Section 4, Township 33, Range 24, West of the 4th Meridian, be operated as a unit to produce gas in excess of solution gas from the Twining Rundle A Pool through oil well 00/06-04-033-24W4/0.

Where can I find information about the application and the hearing?

For a copy of the hearing materials, including the application, contact
840586 Alberta Ltd.
13020 Canso Place SW
Calgary, AB  T2W 3B1
Attention: Garry Warner
Telephone: 403-481-9251
Fax: 403-238-0709

The hearing materials can also be viewed on line at > Systems and Tools > Proceeding Search; enter Proceeding ID 352. To view the materials in person or for information on AER procedures, contact
Greg McLean, Hearing Coordinator
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 0R4
Telephone: 403-297-3232

How can I apply to participate in the hearing?

Parties other than Pine Cliff must submit a request to participate.

A request to participate must be in writing and contain the information set out under section 9(2) of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice).

Send one copy of the request to 840586 Alberta Ltd. and one copy to the hearing coordinator. You must submit your request by 4:00 p.m. on the filing date below.

May 25, 2017

Final date to file a request to participate.

May 30, 2017

Final date for response from the applicant on any requests to participate.

Written Hearing Submissions

Parties are asked to file written submissions setting out the evidence that they will rely on at the hearing by 4:00 p.m. on the filing date below.

Send one copy of the request to 840586 Alberta Ltd. and one copy to the hearing coordinator. Submissions should be PDF documents with bookmarks, page numbers (with the first page in the document being numbered page one), and optical character recognition.

June 9, 2017

Final date for participants to file a written hearing submission.

June 16, 2017

Final date for 840586 Alberta Ltd. to respond to the submissions.

Is this a public process?

Yes. Section 49 of the Rules of Practice requires that all documents and information filed for a proceeding be placed on the public record. If you file a submission, you must not include any personal information that you do not want to appear on or are not authorized to put on the public record. Section 49(2) of the Rules of Practice states how to apply to the AER for an order to keep information confidential.

If my request to participate is approved, can I apply to get reimbursed for hearing-related costs?

Yes. To seek advanced payment or repayment of hearing-related costs, you must apply according to Directive 031: REDA Energy Cost Claims.

Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on May 16, 2017.