Wes Jickling, president and CEO of Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA), has strong opinions on the importance of the Canadian oil and gas sector’s role in the energy transition and, not surprisingly, technology research and development is front and centre.
March 31, 2021, 6 AM MDT
In Part One of this series, a case was made for the Alberta government adopting industrial policy to guide strategic investment decisions to successfully guide economic diversification in the province, after numerous failures under the laissez-faire approach.
March 31, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Rapidly increasing demand for energy in developing countries, combined with the need for reliable energy in the developed world, will create opportunities for oil and gas companies to thrive as the world transitions towards a low carbon future, two analysts from global energy advisors Gaffney Cline & Associates told an Evaluate Energy-sponsored webinar.
March 31, 2021, 5:54 AM MDT
Gibson Energy Inc. announced a long-term agreement with Suncor Energy Inc. for services at the company’s Edmonton Terminal and the related sanction of an expansion to support the blending and loading of third-party biofuels for Suncor.
March 31, 2021, 6:13 AM MDT
A new course focusing on measuring, quantifying and reporting Scope 1 greenhouse gas emissions is designed to help attendees develop an understanding of emissions from their direct operations.
March 30, 2021, 8:24 AM MDT
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Premier Jason Kenney gave participants of last week’s Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) annual general meeting and virtual town hall “a little heads up to stay tuned for what will be very good news in the upcoming federal budget” for Alberta’s energy sector in terms of carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS).
March 29, 2021, 9:29 AM MDT
As the global energy sector conceives a new, and disruptive, path towards a low carbon future — there are some who are viewing this paradigm shift as the glass being half empty.
March 29, 2021, 2:17 PM MDT
The Biden-Harris administration is facing multiple crises including a pandemic and a bitterly divided electorate.
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Obsidian Energy Ltd. has outlined a capital plan of $127 million for 2021 plus an additional $8 million in decommissioning expenditures is planned for development and environmental programs.
March 29, 2021, 9:16 AM MDT
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Since the federal carbon tax has been deemed constitutional by Canada’s highest court, the Alberta government is weighing its options in terms of minimizing the costs on Albertans and the economy, says Premier Jason Kenney.
March 26, 2021, 2:39 PM MDT
Climate overlays every aspect of President Joe Biden’s administration, suggest two Canadian diplomats to the U.S., whether that be in dealing with issues such as energy, infrastructure, transportation, health, among others.
March 26, 2021, 9:57 AM MDT
An initiative that was launched last year by the University of Calgary, Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) and others will lead to the development of a centralized database that will be a kind of one-stop resource to measure the health and sustainability of northeastern Alberta’s wetlands, which cover a large part of the province.
March 26, 2021, 12 AM MDT
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A national vision for carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS): That is the first recommendation of a newly-released study.
March 25, 2021, 12 AM MDT
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The Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN) announced $80 million for three large-scale technology competitions.
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Nauticol and Enhance Energy Inc. announced an agreement to work collaboratively for the capture and sequestration of up to one million tonnes of CO2 each year from Nauticol's planned blue methanol facility to be built near Grande Prairie.
March 23, 2021, 5:51 AM MDT
A technology using bismuth-based alloys may help a festering problem with abandoned wells in Western Canada.
March 22, 2021, 12 AM MDT
The CERI Methane Emissions Management (MEM) course on April 20 will provide an overview of federal and provincial methane regulations and review emissions mitigation technologies available to meet regulatory requirements by emission source.
March 22, 2021, 9:25 AM MDT