Enbridge Inc. is continuing to work on its application for its Line 5 state-of-the-art tunnel under the Straits of Mackinac where the state of Michigan, citing safety concerns, is attempting to revoke the 1953 easement, closing the dual pipelines.
February 12, 2021, 1:45 PM MST
Throughput on Enbridge Inc.’s Canadian Mainline averaged 2.65 million bbls/d in the fourth quarter of 2020, down from 2.73 million bbls/d in the 2019 quarter as volumes began to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
February 12, 2021, 11:21 AM MST
The Alberta government is proposing to expand the Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland in northeastern Alberta with the addition of 143,800 hectares (355,000 acres) of land, creating the largest contiguous protected boreal forest area in the world.
February 12, 2021, 12 AM MST
Increased competitive pressures from other pipeline construction projects in Western Canada have increased the forecast gross cost of the Keyera Access Pipeline System (KAPS) pipeline to $1.6 billion from $1.3 billion, Keyera Corp. said today.
February 10, 2021, 11:24 AM MST
Keyera Corp. delivered adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization) for the fourth quarter of $168 million, contributing to $873.58 million for 2020.
February 10, 2021, 10:47 AM MST
Completion of the long-awaited Moose Lake Access Management Plan for a 10-kilometre zone in the Athabasca oilsands will provide greater clarity to regulatory decision makers in relation to natural resource development and land management, Environment Minister Jason Nixon said Tuesday.
February 10, 2021, 8:30 AM MST
Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC may proceed with cutting nearly 1,200 trees on municipal and private lands within the city of Burnaby in the absence of a tree cutting permit from the city, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has ruled.
February 9, 2021, 6:37 AM MST
Shareholders of Tourmaline Oil Corp. — one of the country’s largest natural gas producers — get a double win when focusing on emissions reductions: a net cleaner methane molecule and a more profitable company, the company’s chief executive told a virtual British Columbia resources conference on Thursday.
January 29, 2021, 6:58 AM MST
Extension of the Temporary Service Protocol (TSP) is a prudent and measured step to protect against disruptions and inefficiencies on the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System in 2021, counsel for the Explorers and Producers Association of Canada (EPAC) said Thursday.
January 29, 2021, 12 AM MST
Tangible and “quite sizable” efficiency gains are continuing to increase the global competitiveness of the Canadian natural gas industry, says a Shell Canada executive.
January 29, 2021, 10:58 AM MST
Circumstances have changed dramatically from 2019 when the Canadian Energy Regulator approved the Temporary Service Protocol on the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) system, counsel for three gas producers told a hearing Wednesday on the proposed extension of the TSP.
January 28, 2021, 8:19 AM MST
The extension of the Temporary Service Protocol (TSP) on the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System is neither necessary nor appropriate as a means of enhancing access to storage on the NGTL System, counsel for NGTL told a regulatory hearing Tuesday.
January 27, 2021, 11:04 AM MST
The first field trial is likely two years away but researchers at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) are hopeful that plants — aided by bacteria — can help to cost-effectively dewater and speed up the reclamation of the vast tailings ponds in the Alberta oilsands.
January 25, 2021, 6:11 AM MST
Stakeholder engagement plays an important role in helping companies to understand and manage the risks of environment, social and governance but it needs to be more consistently managed, an ESG webinar heard this week.
January 22, 2021, 12 AM MST
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau must be ready to impose meaningful trade and economic sanctions against the United States if the new Biden administration is not prepared to review Wednesday’s decision to revoke the presidential permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, says Alberta Premier Jason Kenney.
January 21, 2021, 12 AM MST
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has imposed new conditions in issuing an amended approval to Canadian Natural Resources Limited allowing it to add a seventh SAGD drainage box (KN06 box) at its Kirby North in situ oilsands development in the Athabasca oilsands.
January 20, 2021, 7:24 AM MST
Premier Jason Kenney is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to immediately contact the incoming administration of the United States to reiterate that TC Energy Corporation’s Keystone XL pipeline is at the top of the agenda for bilateral relations.
January 18, 2021, 2:18 PM MST
The Orphan Well Association (OWA) continued to pick up its pace in the 2019-2020 fiscal year, decommissioning a record number of orphan wells and completing more reclamation projects than ever before.
January 13, 2021, 4:50 AM MST
With its vast network of oil and natural gas pipelines, Western Canada is well positioned to benefit from the growing interest in hydrogen as an alternative energy source, says the head of a Calgary-based infrastructure information provider.
January 7, 2021, 7:53 AM MST
Stakeholders will have until March 4, 2021, to review and submit comments on the federal government’s proposed Clean Fuel Standard regulations designed to help Canada achieve its goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
January 7, 2021, 6:26 AM MST
TC Energy Corporation says it has launched an open season to solicit binding commitments for up to 80,000 bbls/d of crude oil transportation services on the Keystone pipeline system from Hardisty, Alta., to Patoka, Ill.
January 6, 2021, 9:37 AM MST
Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. says that over the coming days it will be reviewing with its contractors the impact of a Dec. 29, 2020 public health order that sets out a staggered remobilization process after the holidays for five major industrial projects in northern B.C.
January 4, 2021, 11:36 AM MST
Proposed tolls on the Enbridge Inc. Mainline significantly exceeding a cost-of-service toll are not “just and reasonable” and will affect the competitiveness of Canadian crude and the economy as a whole, says a group of Canadian shippers.
December 23, 2020, 1:45 PM MST
Increased crude oil export capacity out of Western Canada could provide an opportunity for crude differentials to narrow by about US$3/bbl to $4/bbl on average over the next decade, according to an IHS Markit Canadian Oil Sands Dialogue report.
December 23, 2020, 7:57 AM MST
Enbridge Inc. has failed to demonstrate a long term risk of declining volumes on the Canadian Mainline due to completion of Keystone XL and the Trans Mountain expansion, which it has argued is a major reason to seek approval for contract transportation service, says a group of Canadian shippers.
December 22, 2020, 6 AM MST