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A $1 billion federally-funded program aimed at putting energy workers back to work immediately while accelerating well site abandonment and reclamation efforts will launch May 1 with an initial $100 million, the Alberta government said Friday.
April 27, 2020, 12 AM MDT
Alberta Energy says the provincial government is making progress towards reaching an equivalency agreement on methane reductions with Environment and Climate Change Canada and hopes to have a draft agreement by April 30, 2020.
April 23, 2020, 5:47 AM MDT
The second annual Energy Excellence Awards (EEAs) program, presented by the Daily Oil Bulletin, uniquely recognizes energy excellence and focuses on the advancement of collaboration within Canada’s energy industry. Today, we feature the best in Project Execution Excellence in the subcategory of Oil & Gas.
April 22, 2020, 8:15 AM MDT
The Alberta government is continuing to discuss with the federal government a provincial equivalency agreement for new federal methane regulations that came into effect Jan. 1, 2020.
April 21, 2020, 9:30 AM MDT
Like many concerned Canadians in this time of unprecedented disruption, I’ve been thinking often of my grandparents, who lived through a Great Depression and a World War.
April 20, 2020, 6 AM MDT
The Alberta government will be launching a procurement process to take a large inventory of unremediated wells to complete reclamation work with money from the federal government, Premier Jason Kenney said Friday.
April 20, 2020, 12 AM MDT
April 16, 2020, 8:24 AM MDT
In an effort to speed up cash flow and support the liquidity of active projects during the COVID-19 pandemic, Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) is temporarily adjusting its payment holdback policy to a lower percentage held until project completion.
April 15, 2020, 12 AM MDT
The greatest opportunity Canada has in the “current health and economic collapse” is to reset national priorities, Mac Van Wielingen says. He noted that the country was already in a slow-burning crisis long before COVID-19.
April 9, 2020, 7:37 AM MDT
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says Canada and the United States need to band together and “defend” the North American petroleum sector, an initiative he believes is even more necessary amid the OPEC-Russia price war.
April 8, 2020, 9:19 AM MDT
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March 26, 2020, 7:53 AM MDT
While the federal government is promising assistance to help get the oilpatch back to work, fieldwork on well reclamations that are expected to be part of the package could be delayed because of the COVID-19 outbreak, says the executive director of the Orphan Well Association (OWA).
March 20, 2020, 11:36 AM MDT
With increasingly stringent public health measures across the country to combat COVID-19, Canadians are understandably less focused on energy and environment than usual. But the precipitous drop in global oil prices and the collapse in Canadian energy stocks underscore the tight link between energy and global circumstances.
March 17, 2020, 10:05 AM MDT
The Supreme Court of Canada has rescheduled two appeals into the constitutionality of the federal government’s Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (carbon tax) in which the province of Alberta is to be an intervenor.
March 17, 2020, 10:43 AM MDT
With 20 per cent of the world’s fresh water, the largest number of lakes in the world (31,000) and the fifth largest number of rivers worldwide, a Canadian charitable group that invests in projects aimed at enhancing those waterways in this country has a lot on its plate.
March 10, 2020, 10:34 AM MDT
Alberta’s environmental assessment director has deemed that environmental impact assessment (EIA) reports are complete for two in situ oilsands projects — Canadian Natural Resources Limited’s proposed Pike 2 and Suncor Energy Inc.’s Lewis project.
March 10, 2020, 11 AM MDT
Saskatchewan saw a total of 2,030 well abandonments completed between April 1, 2019, and February 29, 2020.
March 9, 2020, 10:14 AM MDT
March 9, 2020, 8:26 AM MDT
The Canadian oil and gas sector “leads the global pack with outstanding performance” on the environmental, social and governance (ESG) front, and according to Canadian Natural Resources Limited’s executive vice-chairman Steve Laut that equates to a “very impressive Canadian success story.”
March 6, 2020, 3:55 AM MST
Liquids production at Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. was up 13 per cent for the year and nine per cent in the fourth quarter despite lower total production as the company reported its 20th consecutive year of profitability.
March 5, 2020, 11:33 AM MST