Bitumen could one day be transformed into lighter oil within the reservoirs of Alberta’s SAGD projects at lower costs, and with half of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of a diluted or synthetic bbl of oil.
September 16, 2016, 7:41 AM MDT
Oil trading has traditionally been veiled in secrecy. However, a new crop of traders are joining forces on Twitter to share news and data. The result is an emerging culture of collaboration and openness, leading to new insights about global crude oil trading that challenges traditional market analysis.
August 5, 2016, 7:28 AM MDT
It’s an era of change for Canada’s oil and gas companies as producers come under increasing regulatory, environmental and social pressure to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve the sustainability of their operations.
August 4, 2016, 6 AM MDT
For decades, operators have received mixed results using microbes to improve oil production, but a new generation of bio-enhanced oil recovery technology (BioEOR) promises to pump more oil with fewer disruptions and at lower costs.
July 6, 2016, 10:45 AM MDT
It is increasingly plausible to foresee a future in which cheap renewable electricity becomes the world’s primary power source and fossil fuels are relegated to a minority status, says a new report.
June 16, 2016, 7:39 AM MDT
TransCanada Corporation announced that its joint venture with IEnova, Infraestructura Marina del Golfo (IMG), has been chosen to build, own and operate the US$2.1 billion Sur de Texas-Tuxpan natural gas pipeline in Mexico.
June 14, 2016, 6 AM MDT
As Alberta and Saskatchewan set higher targets for renewable power generation, developers and financial lenders are optimistic of the prospect of new projects, yet they wait for more details from the respective governments.
June 10, 2016, 10:49 AM MDT
Canadian companies could play a role in revitalizing Mexico’s mature fields, which Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex)largely ignored as it focused on searching for new mega fields.
June 9, 2016, 11:58 AM MDT
Years of monopolistic control from state-owned Petroleos Mexicanos has left Mexico in dire need of new discoveries, infrastructure and technology, opening the door to Canadian E&P, midstream and service companies to grab billions of dollars in business opportunities.
June 7, 2016, 10:48 AM MDT
A TransCanada Corporation joint venture bid for an offshore pipeline for Mexico’s state-owned utility company is the only one still under consideration by the Mexican government, according to a report from a Citigroup subsidiary.
June 3, 2016, 12:02 PM MDT
The Secretary of the Organization of the American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, has called an emergency meeting at which members are to determine whether Venezuelan government actions have undermined democracy in that country.
June 2, 2016, 10:31 AM MDT
The need for natural gas and power generation is skyrocketing in Mexico, with the growing demand linked to the growth of Mexico as a global manufacturing centre, says an ATCO Group executive.
May 31, 2016, 9:35 AM MDT
Large international oil companies will have to change their business strategy if they want to keep the interest of shareholders in the long run — the old business model to maximize shareholder value is dying, says one of the United Kingdom’s leading energy experts.
May 16, 2016, 11:44 AM MDT
ATCO Ltd. sees in Mexico fertile land to grow all of its operations — from gas distribution, power generation, services to E&P companies such as housing, energy and storage logistics, and providing industrial water solutions.
May 12, 2016, 10:38 AM MDT
The risk required to invest in large scale projects in Mexico is “far less” than in the U.S. or Canada, said Russ Girling, president and CEO of TransCanada Corporation.
May 3, 2016, 8:39 AM MDT
Two Canadian pipeline companies are registered bidders to win the contracts to build, own and operate two major, interconnected pipeline projects in Texas and northeast Mexico.
April 28, 2016, 11:37 AM MDT