Focus Energy Trust announces explosion and fire at Sylvan Lake Gas Plant.
CALGARY, July 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Focus Energy Trust and its operating company, FET FET: see transistor.
(Field Effect Transistor) One of two major categories of transistor; the other is bipolar. FETs use a gate element that, when charged, creates an electromagnetic field that changes the conductivity of a silicon Resources Ltd., (FET.UN - TSX and FTX - TSX), reports that at approximately 10:30 a.m. Mountain Standard Time on July 4, 2006 an explosion and fire occurred at FET's Sylvan Lake Gas Plant which is located approximately 15 kilometers southwest of the town of Sylvan Lake, Alberta Sylvan Lake is a town in central Alberta, Canada. It is located km ( mi) west of the city of Red Deer along Highway 11 or Highway 11A. It is situated on the southeast edge of Sylvan Lake, a km ( mi) long freshwater lake, in Red Deer County. .
The Sylvan Lake Gas Plant has been isolated and shut down, the fire has been extinguished and there are no injuries to report. The cause of the explosion is not yet known and no estimate of damage is available at this time.
Focus Energy Trust/FET Resources Ltd. produces approximately 400 boepd net through the Sylvan Lake Gas Plant.
CONTACT: Focus Energy Trust/FET Resources Ltd., Derek Evans, President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , Telephone: (403) 781-8409, Fax: (403) 781-8408