May 28, 2018, 11:28 AM MDT
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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
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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
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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
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the environmental assessment of the proposed Newfoundland Orphan Basin Exploration Drilling Project, located 350 kilometres east of St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, in the Atlantic Ocean.
April 26, 2018, 10:21 AM MDT
The Alberta government will provide more than $2.3 billion in assistance to the energy sector, including a five-year holiday on carbon levy costs, as it introduces regulations to reduce methane gas emissions.
April 25, 2018, 6:20 AM MDT
Draft methane reduction regulations released Tuesday achieve a balance in terms of providing flexibility for companies in determining how they go about achieving the required reductions, says a senior regulator.
April 25, 2018, 11:52 AM MDT
April 20, 2018, 3:28 AM MDT
While environmental groups on Canada’s West Coast are jeopardizing the go ahead for a pipeline seen to be in the national interest by many, the creation of a new agency in Mexico which may fast track energy development is being pushed through without consultation beforehand with green groups.
April 18, 2018, 8:33 AM MDT