Fulfillment of the long awaited digital oilfield has been a goal of the oil and gas industry for more than a decade. As other sectors of the economy have transitioned to digital, remaking entire industries in the process, the oilpatch has lagged behind, despite the immense rewards that digitalization can bring. In this five-part Digital Disruption series, we present some of the challenges and opportunities presented by digitalization, and some of the success stories experienced by companies that have made the transition.
November 12, 2018, 6 AM MST
The federal government is providing $2.2 million for two projects aimed at tackling methane emissions in the oil and gas sector to help Canada achieve its climate change goals.
July 10, 2018, 10:59 AM MDT
June 14, 2018, 11:39 AM MDT
June 6, 2018, 6 AM MDT
Capital Power acquired an equity interest in C2CNT, a company that has developed and is now applying at scale an innovative technology that captures and transforms carbon dioxide (CO2) into a useful and high-value product called carbon nanotubes.
May 29, 2018, 8:02 AM MDT
Although Chris Doornbos heads a start-up that wants to prove its technology can commercially recover highly-valued lithium from old Alberta oil and gas wells, he’s already dreaming of a day when the province will become a centre of new-tech battery development.
May 17, 2018, 10:52 AM MDT
April 30, 2018, 6 AM MDT
April 26, 2018, 11:34 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