The Alberta government rolled out its Emissions Reduction and Energy Development Plan in April to signal alignment on 2050 “carbon neutrality,” said Danielle Smith, but there are energy-related areas she considers to be lines in the sand.
June 30, 2023, 8:52 AM MDT
With economics a hurdle to clear in decarbonizing city transit, the head of an industry-led organization says there are different paths to getting there.
June 30, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) released its first two standards, which includes transition relief for Scope 3 disclosures.
June 28, 2023, 5:50 AM MDT
Support for new technological advancement in pipelines and advocacy for the sector’s role in the energy transition will be among the focus areas for Energy Connections Canada.
June 27, 2023, 6:33 AM MDT
If Canada hits the federal government’s methane emission targets, several variables will need to line up.
June 27, 2023, 12 AM MDT
When Jennifer Turner sits across from an executive in Canada, talks unfold very differently than they do south of the border.
June 23, 2023, 8:55 AM MDT
When Kiwetinohk Energy Corp. CEO Pat Carlson spoke to the Senate Standing Committee earlier this month, he called for an end to provincial and federal government arguments, citing the need to inspire investment. During a conversation with the DOB, Alberta’s new minister of energy and minerals Brian Jean was asked for his view on this sentiment.
June 22, 2023, 9:38 AM MDT
A new report by the Canada Energy Regulator sees the country’s oil production declining in two of three scenarios and a heightened need for efficiencies in the sector.
June 21, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe believes several federal energy and environmental policies could impact his province disproportionately compared to others across the country.
June 20, 2023, 11:05 AM MDT
Former Cenovus Energy Inc. president and CEO Alex Pourbaix says that although many members of the public anticipate the energy transition will lead to a shift away from traditional oil and gas production, he foresees a need in the future for a combination of different energy sources.
June 19, 2023, 6 AM MDT
To Alberta’s new environment and protected areas minister, her role not only follows the conventional definition, but it includes a layer that comes with the province’s unique position.
June 15, 2023, 12 AM MDT
What Danielle Smith heard during a recent meeting at the National Coalition of Chiefs was another sign things are on the right track for the province’s energy sector, suggested the Alberta premier.
June 14, 2023, 5:04 AM MDT
The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) has built off of the long-standing solvent extraction process to bolster the productivity and efficiency of rare earth element processing.
June 13, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The need for resiliency is leading North American Helium Inc. to a number of tactics, including the approach to its asset makeup.
June 12, 2023, 6 AM MDT
The significant infrastructure needed to sufficiently support a hydrogen economy come with cost and timeframe constraints. But are pieces already in place being thoroughly considered for use in this emerging sector?
June 8, 2023, 6:50 AM MDT
Pat Carlson called for an end to political battles that may keep investors at bay during a recent presentation to a Senate Standing Committee.
June 6, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The bubbles on conventional foam used as a diversion fluid during injections for applications such as enhanced oil recovery were flagged by an Alberta researcher as a weak spot.
June 2, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The pressing need for production of low-carbon hydrogen has pulled electrolysis into the spotlight.
June 1, 2023, 12 AM MDT
If the United Conservative Party’s history is any indicator, the party’s re-election could be a positive for the province’s critical minerals space.
May 31, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Danielle Smith’s victory speech after her party’s re-election to power described use of emerging technologies, to achieve a “meaningful reduction in emissions.”
May 30, 2023, 11:12 AM MDT
Danielle Smith wasted no time re-issuing a message to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
May 30, 2023, 12 AM MDT
While supports around carbon capture and storage advancements were not a hot topic in the Alberta provincial leadership debate, there have been encouraging indications on this front, according to the head of the International CCS Knowledge Centre.
May 26, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Efforts are underway in Prince George, B.C. to move the needle on a hydrogen hub in the region, including partnership building, streamlining processes, and development of investor materials.
May 25, 2023, 11 AM MDT
There would be several benefits to putting a designated government body behind the needs and timing requirements of hydrogen growth in Canada, shared members of a recent panel.
May 24, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Debt reduction and demonstrating how high-quality assets can reward shareholders will be high on the docket for Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. in the near-term.
May 19, 2023, 6 AM MDT