Archive for April, 2010
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MONTREAL GAZETTE: “$18M infusion for Thurso pulp mill”
by Trevor J. Murphy on Apr 7th, 2010
The Thurso pulp mill is hoping for a second life with the approval by Hydro-Québec of a cogration project using wood waste to produce electricity for the state-owned utility. Vancouver's Fortress Paper Inc. will invest just $18 million of its own money for the $153 million conversion of the mothballed Thurso pulp mill near Gatineau, Que., analysts said Monday. Fortress, best known for its cotton-based banknotes, security papers and w...