Canada Gazette, Part I, Volume 153, Number 38: COMMISSIONS

September 21, 2019

CANADA ENERGY REGULATOR

APPLICATION TO EXPORT ELECTRICITY TO THE UNITED STATES

Suncor Energy Marketing Inc.

By an application dated September 20, 2019, Suncor Energy Marketing Inc. (the “Applicant”) has applied to the Commission of the Canada Energy Regulator (the “Commission”), under Division 2 of Part 7 of the Canadian Energy Regulator Act (the “Act”), for authorization to export up to 500 000 MWh of combined firm and interruptible energy annually for a period of 10 years. The Applicant, or its affiliates, has an interest in the following generation or transmission facilities in Canada:

Asset name

Maximum
capability (MW)

Location

Generation type

Suncor subsidiary or affiliate

FH1 Fort Hills

199

Alberta

Natural gas cogeneration

Fort Hills Energy Corporation

SCR1 Base Plant

50

Alberta

Natural gas cogeneration

Suncor Energy Inc.

SCR2 Magrath

30

Alberta

Wind power

Suncor Energy Inc.

SCR3 Suncor Chin Chute

30

Alberta

Wind power

Suncor Energy Inc.

SCR5 Poplar Creek

376

Alberta

Natural gas cogeneration

Suncor Energy Inc.

SCR6 Firebag

493

Alberta

Natural gas cogeneration

Suncor Energy Inc.

Adelaide (Landon)

40

Ontario

Wind power

Suncor Energy Inc.

SunBridge

11

Saskatchewan

Wind power

Suncor Energy Inc.

The Commission wishes to obtain the views of interested parties on this application before issuing a permit or recommending to the Governor in Council that the application be designated for a licensing procedure. The directions on procedure that follow explain in detail the procedure that will be used.

  1. The Applicant shall deposit and keep on file, for public inspection during normal business hours, copies of the application at its offices located at 150 Sixth Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 3E3 (direct contact: Aimie Bouma, 403‑296‑7530 [telephone], abouma@suncor.com [email]), and provide a copy of the application to any person who requests one. A copy of the application is available for viewing during normal business hours, by appointment, in the Canada Energy Regulator’s library, at 517 Tenth Avenue SW, 2nd Floor, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0A8. To make an appointment, please call 1‑800‑899‑1265. The application is also available on the Canada Energy Regulator website.
  2. Submissions that any party wishes to present shall be filed with the Secretary of the Commission of the Canada Energy Regulator, 517 Tenth Avenue SW, Suite 210, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0A8, 403‑292‑5503 (fax), and served on the Applicant by October 21, 2019.
  3. Pursuant to subsection 359(2) of the Act, the Commission is interested in the views of submitters with respect to
    • (a) the effect of the exportation of the electricity on provinces other than that from which the electricity is to be exported; and
    • (b) whether the Applicant has
      • (i) informed those who have declared an interest in buying electricity for consumption in Canada of the quantities and classes of service available for sale, and
      • (ii) given an opportunity to purchase electricity on terms and conditions as favourable as the terms and conditions specified in the application to those who, within a reasonable time of being so informed, demonstrate an intention to buy electricity for consumption in Canada.
  4. Any answer to submissions that the Applicant wishes to present in response to items 2 and 3 of this notice of application and directions on procedure shall be filed with the Secretary of the Commission and served on the party that filed the submission by November 5, 2019.
  5. For further information on the procedures governing the Commission’s examination, contact the Secretary of the Commission at 403‑292‑4800 (telephone) or 403‑292‑5503 (fax).

Louise George
Secretary of the Commission of the Canada Energy Regulator

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

APPEALS

Notice No. HA-2019-015

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal will hold public hearings to consider the appeals referenced hereunder. The hearings will be held beginning at 9:30 a.m., in the Tribunal’s Hearing Room No. 2, 18th Floor, 333 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario. Interested persons planning to attend should contact the Tribunal at 613‑993‑3595 to obtain further information and to confirm that the hearing will be held as scheduled.

Customs Act
Casa Cubana (Spike Marks Inc.) v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing

October 22, 2019

Appeal No.

AP-2018-065

Goods in Issue

Cuban cigars

Issue

Whether certain fees paid to intermediaries by Casa Cubana (Spike Marks Inc.) constitute brokerage such that they should be added to the price paid or payable in determining the value for duty of the imported goods pursuant to subparagraph 48(5)(a)(i) of the Customs Act, or whether they qualify for the exception under the same provision, in fine, as fees paid or payable by the purchaser to his agent.

Customs Act
Ronsco Inc. v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing

October 24, 2019

Appeal No.

AP-2019-003

Goods in Issue

Rolling-stock wheels or wheel bodies

Issue

Whether the goods in issue are properly classified under tariff item No. 8607.19.29 as other wheels, whether or not fitted with axles, as determined by the President of
the Canada Border Services Agency, or should be classified under tariff item No. 8607.19.30 as parts of wheels, as claimed by Ronsco Inc.

Tariff Items at Issue

Ronsco Inc.—8607.19.30
President of the Canada Border Services Agency—8607.19.29

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal will hold a public hearing to consider the appeal referenced hereunder. The hearing will be held beginning at 9:30 a.m., in the Tribunal’s Hearing Room No. 1, 18th Floor, 333 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario. Interested persons planning to attend should contact the Tribunal at 613‑993‑3595 to obtain further information and to confirm that the hearing will be held as scheduled.

Customs Act
Atlantic Owl (PAS) Limited Partnership v. President of the Canada Border Services Agency

Date of Hearing

October 24, 2019

Appeal No.

AP-2018-029

Goods in Issue

Remotely operated vehicles or vessels

Issue

Whether the goods in issue are properly classified under tariff item No. 8906.90.99 as other vessels, as determined by the President of the Canada Border Services Agency, or should be classified under tariff item No. 8479.89.90 as other machines and mechanical appliances having individual functions, not specified or included elsewhere in this chapter, as claimed by Atlantic Owl (PAS) Limited Partnership.

Tariff Items at Issue

Atlantic Owl (PAS) Limited Partnership—8479.89.90
President of the Canada Border Services Agency—8906.90.99

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TRADE TRIBUNAL

INQUIRY

Instruments and laboratory equipment

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal has received a complaint (File No. PR-2019-030) from Rapiscan Systems Inc. (Rapiscan), of Arlington, Virginia, United States, concerning a Request for Proposal (Solicitation No. EP933-192586/A) by the Department of Public Works and Government Services (PWGSC). The solicitation is for security screening X-ray devices for use at the head office of the International Civil Aviation Organization. Pursuant to subsection 30.13(2) of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act and subsection 7(2) of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Procurement Inquiry Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Tribunal made a decision on September 6, 2019, to conduct an inquiry into the complaint.

Rapiscan alleges that PWGSC did not evaluate the winning bid in accordance with the terms of the solicitation.

Further information may be obtained from the Registrar, Canadian International Trade Tribunal Secretariat, 333 Laurier Avenue West, 15th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G7, 613‑993‑3595 (telephone), citt-tcce@tribunal.gc.ca (email).

Ottawa, September 6, 2019