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Propane for the North
COMMUNITY BUSINESSES ACROSS THE NORTH ARE
PROVIDING CLEAN-BURNING FUEL FOR THEIR CUSTOMERS
IN KUUJJUAQ, QUÉBEC, along the Koksoak River off Ungava Bay,
everyone knows Willie Gadbois. The local propane proprietor supplies customers headed out hunting, cooking a family dinner or
warming their wall tents for a good night's sleep at camp.
"My dad started it 30 years ago
and I just took his seat and kept on
going," says Gadbois. "If it wasn't
good, I wouldn't keep going." The summers are particularly busy because

it's hunting season and propane is the
go-to fuel source at camps.
Gadbois brings in four shipments
of propane a year on the sealift. The
town of 2,400 is not connected by

A sealift brings supplies to the community of
Gjoa Haven, the only community located on King
William Island in Nunavut.

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roads, but rather relies on seasonal
marine transportation for restocking.
And he doesn't miss a shipment. "We
got four ships per summer, so every
time a ship comes in I send my tanks
down to get filled," he says. But you
must be careful not to run out during
the winter, which has happened when
demand was higher than usual.
Along with the capital of Nunavut,
Iqaluit, Kuujjuaq is one of the busier



Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018

Message from the President & CEO | Message de la Présidente-directrice générale
Places with Potential | Des communautés pleines de potentiel
Propane for the North | Le propane dans le Nord
Interview with the Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs | Entretien avec le ministère des Relations Couronne-Autochtones et des Affaires du Nord
Will Communities Thrive and Prosper Under an Arctic Policy? | Une politique de l’Arctique assurera-t-elle la prospérité des collectivités ?
The CPA Working for Members | Nous travaillons pour vous
Index to Advertisers | Index des annonceurs
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Intro
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - cover1
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - cover2
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - 3
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - 4
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Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Message from the President & CEO | Message de la Présidente-directrice générale
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Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Places with Potential | Des communautés pleines de potentiel
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Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Propane for the North | Le propane dans le Nord
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Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Interview with the Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs | Entretien avec le ministère des Relations Couronne-Autochtones et des Affaires du Nord
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Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - 20
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - 21
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Will Communities Thrive and Prosper Under an Arctic Policy? | Une politique de l’Arctique assurera-t-elle la prospérité des collectivités ?
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Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - The CPA Working for Members | Nous travaillons pour vous
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - 29
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - Index to Advertisers | Index des annonceurs
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - cover3
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - cover4
Energized / Energisé - Spring / Printemps 2018 - outsert1
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