June 7, 2018, 6 AM MDT
When leaders of a group of oilsands producers stood with environmental organizations, sharing a stage with Alberta Premier Rachel Notley as she announced an extraordinary provincial climate accord in November 2015, few were aware of the marathon of negotiations and depth of conciliation that had led up to that unprecedented moment.
June 6, 2018, 6 AM MDT
Inefficient and overlapping climate policies and regulations are eroding the Canadian oil and gas sector’s competitiveness and driving off investment while doing little to improve global greenhouse gas emissions, says the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) in a new report.
June 6, 2018, 10:56 AM MDT
June 1, 2018, 11:31 AM MDT
British Colombia’s Premier John Horgan, environmentalist-extraordinaire Tzeporah Berman, the other leaders of the anti-Trans Mountain expansion (TMX) movement and their minions have lost the pipeline war.
May 30, 2018, 7:36 AM MDT
May 28, 2018, 11:28 AM MDT
May 23, 2018, 6 AM MDT
May 23, 2018, 10:59 AM MDT
The final report from Geoscience BC’s Peace Project has been released, providing data for groundwater management and responsible resource development in northeast B.C.
May 22, 2018, 11:04 AM MDT
May 18, 2018, 6:51 AM MDT
May 17, 2018, 7:22 AM MDT
With support from Syncrude, the Tallcree First Nation, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) and the federal government, Alberta is establishing the world’s largest contiguous area of protected boreal forest.
May 16, 2018, 3:25 AM MDT
The BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) is requiring new monitoring, mitigation and reporting for permit holders carrying out oil and gas activity within the Kiskatinaw Seismic Monitoring and Mitigation Area.
May 15, 2018, 6 AM MDT
The Orphan Well Association (OWA)will be stepping up its activity in the coming year with plans to decommission (abandon) 600 oil and gas wells as it continues to work through a backlog of orphans, in part a legacy of the recent downturn.
May 14, 2018, 6 AM MDT
In launching its business in 2016, Sequoia Resources Corp. planned to make money by acquiring older natural gas assets and reclaiming some sites to reduce the company’s total liabilities.
May 14, 2018, 6 AM MDT
May 10, 2018, 4:16 AM MDT
May 9, 2018, 10:49 AM MDT
A new report from the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI) says that in situ oilsands growth projects have competitive economics at today’s oil prices.
May 8, 2018, 6 AM MDT
While there is a cost associated with the planning and preparation required in advance of new methane emission regulations, there also are significant financial benefits for those who take early action, an Argus Media Ltd. conference on carbon markets heard Monday.
May 1, 2018, 3 AM MDT
The effectiveness of the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment (CCME) is compromised so long as B.C. continues its rogue actions on market access matters of national concern, according to Shannon Phillips.
May 1, 2018, 6 AM MDT
April 30, 2018, 6 AM MDT
The federal government’s “very prescriptive” approach to its final regulations will be a less cost-effective means of reducing methane emissions in the upstream oil and gas sector, says an industry spokesman.
April 27, 2018, 6:55 AM MDT
The lack of a meaningful process to deal with unresolved issues around aboriginal rights, climate change and cumulative impacts of energy projects is impacting on the effectiveness of individual project reviews such as that for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, an Ottawa conference heard this week.
April 26, 2018, 7:21 AM MDT
April 26, 2018, 11:34 AM MDT
The government of Saskatchewan says it has launched a constitutional reference case in the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal to challenge the federal government’s ability to impose a carbon tax on the province.
April 26, 2018, 6 AM MDT