A new course offers the rare opportunity to ask specific questions and receive immediate answers from former Alberta Energy Regulator employees who worked directly with Directive 56.
July 6, 2021, 7:29 AM MDT
Industry drilled 1,477 wells across Canada through the first five months of 2021, excluding experimental holes, down 22 per cent from 1,883 wells rig released to the end of May last year, although this year’s tally in Alberta has pulled about even with 2020’s count.
June 30, 2021, 12 AM MDT
Rig Activity in Western Canada picked up in June on more rigs going to work in Alberta and Saskatchewan, according to Rig Locator data.
June 30, 2021, 7:20 AM MDT
Cross-examination for the Enbridge Inc. Mainline Contracting hearing wrapped up on Tuesday and oral summary arguments are scheduled to start on July 12.
June 30, 2021, 4:58 AM MDT
In March, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) received an application for access and tolls by Canadian Natural Resources Limited for the Pierson pipeline.
June 25, 2021, 11:01 AM MDT
A comprehensive process “focused on the requested relief” that allows for submission of evidence, the testing of evidence by all parties through one round of information requests, and oral argument (with the option for written argument) would be appropriate to consider NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s (NGTL) Willow Valley Interconnect (WVI) application, the company said in a June 23 filing with the Canada Energy Regulator (CER).
June 24, 2021, 8:58 AM MDT
BC Hydro does not intend to renew its electricity purchase agreement with the McMahon co-generation plant near Fort St. John, B.C., once the purchase agreement expires in fiscal year 2030, according to the Crown corporation’s draft 2021 Integrated Resource Plan.
June 24, 2021, 9:10 AM MDT
Today, the DOB launched new sections on the website dedicated to the coverage of New Energy and Cleantech.
June 23, 2021, 8:32 AM MDT
Pipeline incidents in the province continue to decline, according to the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) in its newly-released annual Pipeline Performance Report, which it updated to include incident data for 2020.
June 23, 2021, 6:21 AM MDT
Diamond LNG Canada Partnership (DLCP) filed a letter with the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) supporting NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s (NGTL) application to construct the Willow Valley Interconnect (WVI).
June 21, 2021, 11:07 AM MDT
Tourmaline Oil Corp. was the top licensee of new wells to the end of May 2021, permitting 128 wells.
June 16, 2021, 10:17 AM MDT
Operators licensed 498 new wells across the country last month, up from only 137 wells granted authorization in May 2020 when producers pulled back on drilling plans due to the effects of COVID-19 and the OPEC-Russia price war.
June 15, 2021, 10:28 AM MDT
The Daily Oil Bulletin has published the May edition of the On The Move newsletter.
June 14, 2021, 7:13 AM MDT
Canadian oil supply is set to climb to a record high in the second half of 2021, the International Energy Agency (IEA) noted in its latest oil market report released this morning.
June 11, 2021, 12 AM MDT
Global oil demand is set to return to pre-pandemic levels by the end of 2022, rising 5.4 million bbls/d in 2021 and a further 3.1 million bbls/d next year, the International Energy Agency (IEA) noted in its latest oil market report released this morning.
June 11, 2021, 12 AM MDT
The latest guidance report from the Daily Oil Bulletin, which features announcements made in May 2021, also reports on a 10-year capital spending forecast provided by the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER).
June 10, 2021, 10:02 AM MDT
While COVID-19 significantly impacted Canada’s oil industry, with production cut by almost a million bbls/d in May of last year, both oil production and pipeline usage have largely recovered to pre-pandemic levels, says a newly-released report by the Canada Energy Regulator (CER).
June 9, 2021, 10:40 AM MDT
The active rate surged in Western Canada week-over-week, according to Rig Locator, with rigs being put to work in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
June 4, 2021, 6:49 AM MDT
Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC has filed its written argument with the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) for the alternate route in the Coldwater Valley.
June 4, 2021, 12 AM MDT
Cardinal Energy Ltd.’s $47.5 million acquisition of Venturion Oil Limited this week has added to a wave of private company sales in the oil and gas industry in Canada since the pandemic took hold.
June 3, 2021, 8:19 AM MDT
Drilling activity has increased in British Columbia this year, with year-over-year counts off the most in Saskatchewan through the first four months of 2021.
May 31, 2021, 10:05 AM MDT
A new ESG-focused emissions management course will prepare attendees to meet current industry requirements.
May 27, 2021, 8:30 AM MDT
Alberta land sale revenue has recovered from 2020’s COVID-shortened season, but it is still trending to the lower end of the 10-year trend (see table).
May 20, 2021, 6:29 AM MDT
Operators licensed 275 wells last month, up 91 per cent from 144 wells authorized in April 2020, when permitting hit the skids due to the plunge in oil prices caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the OPEC-Russia price war.
May 18, 2021, 12 AM MDT
The oral cross-examination for Enbridge Inc.’s Canadian Mainline contracting application is scheduled to begin on Wednesday.
May 18, 2021, 10:02 AM MDT