Peak oil demand has been a hot topic in the past few years, just as Peak Oil from the supply side was a hot topic last decade. Energy economists wrote books exalting Peak Oil, and some of them even ended up being interviewed by the oh so hip Jon Stewart on The Daily Show. But, of course, they were dead wrong. They failed to take into account the role that technological advancement has played in economically opening new oil resource since the beginning of the Oil Age. They failed to foresee the Shale Revolution.
September 11, 2017, 7:28 AM MDT
Canadians’ feelings about the construction of new pipelines to deliver Canadian energy to new markets have shifted over the past three years, according to a new online survey by Abacus Data.
September 11, 2017, 9:49 AM MDT
Predictions simply are not accurate when it comes to understanding the energy industry, which is why companies need strong management teams that can effectively react and adjust to changes in the market, says Jeffrey Harris.
May 23, 2017, 6 AM MDT
May 23, 2017, 3:47 AM MDT
Enerflex Ltd. has appointed Maureen Cormier Jackson and Kevin Reinhart to its board.
May 18, 2017, 6 AM MDT
April 25, 2017, 7:24 AM MDT
An organization created to get past the polarization of the energy debate and find creative solutions is advancing a number of concepts built upon Alberta’s strength—and the main source of the debate—the oil and gas sector.
April 24, 2017, 8:49 AM MDT
Federal Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr has launched Generation Energy, a six-month national dialogue on Canada’s path to a low-carbon future.
April 21, 2017, 11:17 AM MDT
March 23, 2017, 9:36 AM MDT
Enbridge Inc. has acquired an effective 50 per cent ownership in the 497-megawatt (MW) Hohe See offshore wind project from EnBW, a German utility, who will retain the remaining interest.
February 17, 2017, 3:50 AM MST
Recently, I gave a presentation on the future of energy to an audience of about 250 oil and gas professionals. Halfway through, I asked the carbon crowd to, “Raise your hand if you have driven an electric vehicle.”
January 18, 2017, 9:47 AM MST
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November 3, 2016, 7:39 AM MDT
As a new semester gets underway at post-secondary institutions across Alberta, the oil and gas industry’s extended downturn is starting to show its impacts on the number of prospective students seeking enrollment in energy sector-related education and training — at least for certain programs.
September 26, 2016, 6:19 AM MDT
Mexican Energy Minister Pedro Joaquin Coldwell has ordered distributors of propane, used by virtually every household and small business in the country for cooking and water heating, as well as for space heating in some areas, to lower prices in response to the end of the monopoly over its import and distribution by Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex).
August 31, 2016, 10 AM MDT
Energy developers face ongoing opposition from indigenous groups, through court cases and blockades. Environmental groups are supporting efforts by those communities to stop projects that the federal government and others say are needed to propel the economy.
August 8, 2016, 9:30 AM MDT
August 2, 2016, 11:51 AM MDT
(Reuters) — Canada's Enbridge Inc. and Australia's Macquarie are vying for a 49.9 per cent stake in EnBW's 2 billion euro (US$2.2 billion) offshore wind park project Hohe See, three people familiar with the deal told Reuters.
July 15, 2016, 9:44 AM MDT
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May 26, 2016, 10:27 AM MDT
Enbridge Inc. has agreed to acquire a 50 per cent interest in Éolien Maritime France SAS, a French offshore wind development company, for an investment of C$282 million inclusive of transaction costs and past and future pre-final investment decision development costs.
May 10, 2016, 7:38 AM MDT
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March 17, 2016, 11:25 AM MDT
TransCanada Corporation announced plans to terminate its Alberta Power Purchase Arrangements (PPAs).
March 7, 2016, 8:57 AM MST
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