Hamlet of Igloolik
General Delivery Igloolik, NU X0A 0L0 Mayor: Tel: 934-8830 Fax: 934-8757
firstname.lastname@example.org Power Plant Tel: 934-8845 Fax: 934-8719
Igloolik is often considered the cultural capital of the Baffin,
and Nunavut, because of the cultural continuity that has been preserved
in traditions and language. Igloolik is also home to two video production
companies, Isuma Productions Inc., which specializes in cultural
programming, and a local office of the Nunavut wide Inuit Broadcasting
Igloolik - 725
Original metal clad building was constructed in 1974
on a concrete foundation which
has suffered considerable subsidence. Floor was mud-jacked in 1976
and is presently stable. Office and storage are in separate buildings.
Storage is adequate in a combination of small warehouses, garage,
and sea can. Small residual heat system supplies heat to the community
centre and corporation buildings.
Total Installed Capacity
Peak 2000/01 Load Requirement
One 90K horizontal tank is installed
in a metal berm on the plant site. Two 600K tanks
are installed in a substandard berm approximately 300 yards from the
Environmental liability is high. Planned upgrade has been stalled
due to community
opposition to the present tank location and also contamination of
the existing site. The
pipeline between the bulk tanks and the plant is vulnerable to mechanical
Considerable upgrading was completed
in 1995/96. One new unit was installed,
plant automation completed, residual heat recovery installed for corporation
and the transient trailer upgraded.
Capacity of the plant is adequate for
the foreseeable future. Plant is located centrally
within the community and residual heat recovery is easily accomplished
as there are
several large buildings in the immediate area.
The building is adequate for the foreseeable
future. The existing tank farm is in serious
need of upgrading.