The Trudeau government has great expectations for the export of Canadian-produced clean hydrogen in the more distant future.
February 10, 2021, 7:25 AM MST
Saskatchewan Minister of Energy and Resources Bronwyn Eyre says she has seen first-hand the benefits that the oil and gas industry brings to communities in her province.
February 10, 2021, 6:54 AM MST
Consumer-level carbon capture and storage (CCS) might sound like a good idea, and technology may make it possible to collect carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, says Jackie Forrest, executive director of the ARC Energy Research Institute. The question is: What would a consumer do with captured CO2?
February 9, 2021, 6:24 AM MST
February 9, 2021, 8 AM MST
E3 Metals Corp. has closed a bought deal brokered private placement with Echelon Wealth Partners Inc. and Canaccord Genuity Corp. for $8 million.
February 9, 2021, 12 AM MST
Schlumberger New Energy, the CEA and partners have announced Florence Lambert as the CEO of the Genvia clean hydrogen production technology venture, effective March 1, 2021.
February 8, 2021, 10:32 AM MST
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February 8, 2021, 1:39 PM MST
Small modular reactors (SMRs), used for decades to power naval vessels, could one day power the oilsands, says Martha Hall Findlay, chief sustainability officer at Suncor Energy Inc.
February 5, 2021, 9:52 AM MST
Both for reliability and environmental purposes, oil and gas companies want to increasingly include renewables on their off-grid installations, which makes effective battery storage a necessary tool — an issue for which Québec-based EVLO Energy Storage Inc. has a safe solution.
February 3, 2021, 8:22 AM MST
S&P Global Ratings’s warning last week of pending oil company credit ratings cuts — which includes Canadian oilsands companies — is just one more indication the world is changing rapidly, and Canada needs to get on board, according to Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan.
February 2, 2021, 12 AM MST
History shows that the sorts of attacks directed at the oil and gas industry by renewables proponents are to be expected as being part of the business behind any energy transition, says Peter Tertzakian, deputy director of the ARC Energy Research Institute.
February 2, 2021, 4:25 AM MST
B.C. is currently working on a hydrogen strategy, which it expects to release in the coming weeks or months, heard the recent B.C. Natural Resources Forum.
February 1, 2021, 12 AM MST
Despite the challenges faced by the Canadian oil and gas sector, there is a bright future for those who have been employed in it or who hope to be, the head of a new cleantech accelerator and venture capital fund told a virtual audience.
February 1, 2021, 10:33 AM MST
Money alone cannot give rise to a hydrogen economy, says Peter Tertzakian, deputy director of the ARC Energy Research Institute.
January 20, 2021, 7:04 AM MST
The story of humanity largely is the story of harnessing energy, suggests Kevin Krausert, chief executive officer and co-founder of Avatar Innovations Inc. Perhaps for hundreds of thousands of years, he notes, the human species existed in the dark and cold, quite literally, before mastering the “transformational tool” that is fire.
January 19, 2021, 6 AM MST
Avatar Innovations Inc. has received 470 applications in total from young oil and gas professionals interested in attending the upcoming iteration of the Avatar Program, which begins on Jan. 15, with 250 ultimately admitted for this next round.
January 11, 2021, 6 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
The federal government’s small modular reactors (SMR) action plan seeks to advance the safe and responsible development and deployment of SMRs through a pan-Canadian approach in partnership with provincial and territorial governments, Indigenous peoples, organized labour, utilities, industry, innovators, academia and civil society.
December 18, 2020, 11:35 AM MST
Federal energy and environment ministers left no doubt that natural gas would play a prominent role in the federal hydrogen strategy sketched out on Wednesday as part of its climate response and pandemic recovery plans.
December 17, 2020, 11:15 AM MST
For associations representing the interests of companies in the oil and gas sector, the energy transition provides an impetus for at least some of them to broaden their membership in line with what it means to work in energy.
December 16, 2020, 6 AM MST
Low-emissions hydrogen production — commonly referred to as “blue” and “green” hydrogen — is being touted as everything from a savior to decarbonizing the economy to a potential godsend for oil and gas producers that can make the pivot from one sun-setting energy source to another sun-rising one.
December 16, 2020, 8:21 AM MST
Federal Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan this morning launched the Hydrogen Strategy for Canada, a framework that seeks to “position Canada as a global hydrogen leader.”
December 16, 2020, 10:04 AM MST
Consolidation has been picking up in the Canadian oilpatch lately, which begs the question: Could this trend carry over to industry associations?
December 14, 2020, 6 AM MST
Proton Technologies sees a bright future in old oil and gas wells. The Calgary-based company has developed an environmentally sustainable way to extract hydrogen — a clean form of energy — from mature oil and gas reservoirs.
December 11, 2020, 7:57 AM MST
A national hydrogen strategy to be released “very soon” will seek to make Canada a world-leading producer of clean hydrogen, Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan said this week.
December 10, 2020, 11:09 AM MST