Workers raised concerns about Entwistle wood-pellet plant before explosion

Jessi Margaret Balsillie took this photo of the Pinnacle plant near Entwistle shortly after an explosion rocked her house on Monday afternoon. (Jessi Margaret Balsillie)

Industry News

A wood-pellet plant in Entwistle where three people were injured in an explosion on Monday reported a fire six weeks ago and was recently inspected twice by the province after workers lodged complaints.

A fire at the Pinnacle Renewable Energy plant was reported to Occupational Health and Safety on Jan. 2. No one was injured.


Source: CBC News

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