July 19, 2018, 11:16 AM MDT
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NOVA Chemicals Corporation has been ordered to pay Dow Chemical Canada ULC and Dow Europe GmbH more than US$858.07 million in damages after the court found it had acted improperly as operator of the jointly-owned E3 ethylene plant at Joffre.
June 22, 2018, 11:41 AM MDT
Kananaskis — Alberta is at the start of a “fantastic petrochemical renaissance” and is working with global players to achieve that as it seeks to catch the next wave of investment, a petrochemical conference heard this week.
June 13, 2018, 11:16 AM MDT
Kananaskis — The Canadian Energy Research Institute’s sold-out petrochemical conference this week in Kananaskis Country heard an upbeat message Monday from its keynote speaker.
June 12, 2018, 10:21 AM MDT
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May 11, 2018, 7:43 AM MDT
Inter Pipeline Ltd.’s propane-based petrochemical project currently under construction northeast of Edmonton “truly is a transformational growth opportunity for the company,” its chief executive said Monday.
May 8, 2018, 9:08 AM MDT
If commodity prices — especially for liquids — remain strong, Pembina Pipeline Corporation may “front run” a Peace Pipeline expansion phase, says its chief executive.
May 7, 2018, 7:51 AM MDT
CN Rail vice-president James Cairns started a presentation at the Argus Canadian NGL & Petrochemical Summit on Friday by saying he was on an “apology tour.”
May 7, 2018, 6 AM MDT
The Alberta government has struck a crude-by-rail working group with industry to see what can be done to address the bottlenecks that are limiting the ability of Alberta crude producers to ship their crude to market via rail.
May 3, 2018, 3:04 AM MDT
SABIC and Exxon Mobil Corporation have created a new joint venture to advance development of the Gulf Coast Growth Ventures project, a 1.8 million tonne ethane cracker currently planned for construction in San Patricio County, Texas.
May 2, 2018, 6 AM MDT
From green buildings and clean energy, to sustainable transportation and agriculture, the Canadian chemistry sector says it is uniquely positioned to provide innovative solutions in the global fight against climate change.
May 1, 2018, 10:42 AM MDT
Mostly by making commitments to transport hydrocarbons on a long-term basis to each market when a pipeline company embarks on a capital project to expand capacity, Brian Robinson, VP of finance and CFO, suggested that Tourmaline Oil Corp. creates an ability to send its gas from Western Canada to multiple markets.
April 17, 2018, 4:31 AM MDT
Regarding the impact of carbon taxes on Canada’s petrochemical industry investment competitiveness versus the U.S. Gulf Coast, a concern for the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI) would be intermediate products in Canada accumulating CO2 taxes as they move downstream.
April 13, 2018, 4:45 AM MDT
As the world’s population expands, demand for plastics grows and with it, the insatiable demand for petrochemicals to produce plastics.
April 10, 2018, 6 AM MDT
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Economic Development Minister Deron Bilous says that diversification of the economy means building on the province’s strengths — and that includes energy.
April 6, 2018, 6 AM MDT
Siemens Canada has received an order from Inter Pipeline Ltd. to supply two industrial gas turbine generators for a Central Utilities Block (CUB) which is part of its Heartland Petrochemical Complex.
April 4, 2018, 7:47 AM MDT
Canada has significant opportunities and challenges for producing methane-based products, suggests a newly-released Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI) report, with the most important of those challenges being the competition from corporate tax changes in the United States.
March 29, 2018, 5:52 AM MDT
March 28, 2018, 9:46 AM MDT
Exxon Mobil Corporation has started detailed engineering work on a potential U.S. Gulf Coast project to expand polypropylene manufacturing capacity by up to 450,000 tons a year to meet growing demand for high-performance, lightweight durable plastics.
March 20, 2018, 7:24 AM MDT