Saskatchewan Petroleum Research Incentive (Saskatchewan, Canada)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Saskatchewan

Applies to States or Provinces Saskatchewan
Name Saskatchewan Petroleum Research Incentive (SPRI)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Rebate Program
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Inactive Date 2015-03-31
Implementing Sector State/Province

Funding Source Government of Saskatchewan

Maximum Incentive 50% of eligible research costs directly involving the Petroleum Technology Research Centre in Regina (to a maximum of $1 million per project), and 30% of any remaining costs directly involving the PTRC and all other eligible research costs (to a maximum of $3 million per project

Program Administrator Jean Chen
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-05


The Saskatchewan Petroleum Research Incentive is intended to encourage research, development and demonstration of new technologies that facilitate the expanded production of Saskatchewan's oil and natural gas resources. Research, development and demonstration projects involving new technologies related to oil and natural gas exploration, production, treatment, transportation, upgrading, processing, refining, and/or waste disposal from, or environmental impact of oil and natural gas activity will be eligible to receive the Incentive.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Jean Chen
Department Saskatchewan Energy and Resources
Division Energy Development and Climate Change, Energy Policy Branch
Address 300, 2103 - 11th Avenue
Place Regina, Saskatchewan
Zip/Postal Code S4P 3Z8
Phone (306) 787-3378
Fax (306) 787-2198