Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and eight cabinet ministers along with their deputy ministers and senior government officials will be heading to Ottawa this weekend to meet with their federal counterparts in pressing Alberta’s demands for “a fair deal in the Canadian federation.”
December 6, 2019, 1:47 PM MST
Action on climate change including a “price on pollution” across Canada as it works with partners to further reduce emissions will be a priority of the newly-elected minority government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
December 6, 2019, 12 AM MST
An Alberta Court of Appeal hearing on Alberta’s challenge to federal legislation that puts a tax on carbon tax will be held Dec. 16, 2019 in Edmonton.
December 6, 2019, 2:24 PM MST
Alberta’s planned $30-a-tonne carbon price on emissions from industry has received the green light from the federal government.
December 6, 2019, 10:07 AM MST
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While Canada’s nascent LNG industry boasts many attractive qualities such as cheap and abundant feedstock, selling the sector’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) attributes is essential if it wants to attract increased foreign investment, attendees of the recent Canadian LNG conference held in London, U.K., heard.
December 5, 2019, 12 AM MST
The payback on renewables currently is not very enticing, says Ryan Pereira, with it taking 10 to 20 years for investors to make back their money on wind turbines and solar panels in many regions of the world — a timeframe approaching the lifecycle for many of these renewable energy assets.
December 5, 2019, 12 AM MST
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Reaching Canada’s emission targets requires more stringent climate policies than are currently being enforced, says Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission, with increased carbon pricing as the commission’s preferred method.
November 29, 2019, 7:51 AM MST
An Edmonton manufacturer will become the first cement facility in North America to examine the feasibility of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology to reduce emissions.
November 28, 2019, 10:58 AM MST
Cardinal Energy Ltd. increased its capital budget to $62 million, from $52 million to start a multi-well drilling program fulfilling land earning farm-in commitments late in the third quarter.
November 27, 2019, 6 AM MST
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Cleaning up thousands of orphan wells in Alberta will require a radical approach, says a researcher with Alberta Liabilities Disclosure Project.
November 25, 2019, 6 AM MST
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says that while his government recognizes that Canada needs to move towards a lower carbon economy, it also sees Alberta and Saskatchewan as an essential part of moving forward, bringing all Canadians along.
November 21, 2019, 12 AM MST
ConocoPhillips is seeing results from its “relentless drive” to improve its oilsands business, the company’s investor day in Houston heard on Tuesday.
November 21, 2019, 8:22 AM MST
Assuming liability for a producer’s old oil and gas wells — as did Skye Asset Retirement Inc. on Tuesday for an undisclosed Calgary-based company’s package of Saskatchewan wells — might be a new idea, says Ryan Smith, but it is also an idea that helps solve an industry issue, representing a model that could apply across Canada’s energy sector.
November 21, 2019, 11:23 AM MST
Skye Asset Retirement Inc. has entered into the first ever sale and funding agreement (SFA) to acquire the licenses and associated liability for a package of oil and gas wells that Skye will take through full closure and restoration.
November 21, 2019, 7:29 AM MST
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TC Energy Corporation will be looking to mitigate the impact of reduced operating pressure on volumes moving through the Keystone pipeline following a rupture last month in North Dakota, a senior executive said today.
November 19, 2019, 11:41 AM MST
Questerre Energy has reported a net profit of $1.33 million for the third quarter of 2019 compared to a loss of $2.02 million in the comparable 2018 period and a loss of $1.7 million year-to-date (2018-$1.39 million loss).
November 18, 2019, 3:08 PM MST
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Zargon Oil & Gas Ltd. says it remains committed to reducing its inactive well count in order to facilitate possible business combinations with other small producers.
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