Environmentalists who have called oilsands crude “dirty” might want to rethink that label, following the release of a study that argues that the greenhouse gas (GHG) intensity of oilsands projects is declining steadily and should be 30 per cent below 2009 levels by 2030.
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A new Geoscience BC-funded project in northeastern British Columbia to map and predict sour gas aims to improve safety and reduce the cost of natural gas operations.
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Imperial Oil Limited says it will reduce the GHG emissions intensity of its oilsands operations by 10 per cent over the next five years.
August 29, 2018, 3:37 AM MDT
Perpetual Energy Inc. has filed a statement of defence and an application to dismiss all claims against it in response to the statement of claim filed in Court of Queen’s Bench by PricewaterhouseCoopers Inc., LIT in its capacity as trustee in bankruptcy of Sequoia Resources Corp.
August 28, 2018, 9:23 AM MDT
David Collyer, the former head of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) and former Shell Canada executive, is the new board chair of Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA), effective Oct. 1, 2018.
August 28, 2018, 11:39 AM MDT
Alberta Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd says she’s pleased with the progress so far as her government continues to work on new methane emission regulations to meet a fall deadline imposed by the federal government.
August 22, 2018, 3:19 AM MDT
The B.C. Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) is requiring the oil and gas industry to immediately suspend all previously approved water diversions under Section 10 of the Water Sustainability Act, due to drought conditions.
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Industry and government players believe they have found a way to save money and reduce Alberta’s inactive well count.
August 16, 2018, 7:06 AM MDT
When certain types of wells haven’t produced for a specific amount of time, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) requires those wells be plugged off downhole rather than just shut in at surface.
August 16, 2018, 7:26 AM MDT
Nexen Energy ULC reported a release of produced water from a pipeline.
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New low-sulphur marine fuel standards could prove to be disastrous for the Canadian oil producing sector, says a new report by the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI), creating the need for more upgrading and refining to take place within Alberta.
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The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) says it has given BP Canada Energy Group ULC approval to resume drilling operations after they were shut down following the unauthorized discharge of drilling mud.
July 23, 2018, 9:18 AM MDT