The chief executive of a Calgary-based company providing mitigation solutions for carbon dioxide says there’s a growing interest in the expansion of carbon capture and storage in Alberta in response to carbon pricing.
April 12, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Kelowna-based Vorsana Environmental Inc., a clean technology company focused on improving the environmental performance of the fossil fuel and industrial sectors, has purchased Calgary-based NanosTech, which has developed a field-based bitumen upgrading technology that can reduce CO2 emissions by 35 per cent and more, while leading to significant cost reductions for producers.
April 12, 2021, 6 AM MDT
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance targets are not merely aspirational for Enbridge Inc.
April 9, 2021, 8:18 AM MDT
Canadian Natural Resources Limited, which met its short-term greenhouse-gas (GHG) reduction targets in the last year, is going beyond oilsands and conventional emissions reductions, and will conduct a corporate inventory, in line with what investors want, in order to come up with corporate targets sometime in the second quarter.
April 9, 2021, 8:21 AM MDT
Addressing emissions from the entire value chain including Scope 3 emissions may soon be a part of most oil and gas climate change strategies, just not in Canada — yet.
April 9, 2021, 7:10 AM MDT
On the heels of an aggregate total funding of $14.3 million through three capital raises over the past four months, E3 Metals Corp.’s primary focus is to demonstrate the continual scale-up of its proprietary oilfield brine lithium extraction technology as it drives toward commercial production in 2024-2025.
April 9, 2021, 10:32 AM MDT
The Canadian Gas Association (CGA) has entered into an agreement with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) to support the development of the NGIF Emissions Testing Centre (ETC) managed by NGIF Capital Corporation.
April 9, 2021, 2:50 PM MDT
Hillcrest Petroleum Ltd. has rebranded itself as Hillcrest Energy Technologies, Ltd., choosing an identity more representative of the company’s dedication to transitioning from fossil fuel production to cleantech innovation and IP development.
April 9, 2021, 6:10 AM MDT
What is best for environmentally-concerned shareholders is not necessarily for Canadian oil and gas companies to transition towards renewables, but rather for them to reduce their emissions while responsibly producing hydrocarbons, heard this week’s 2021 Scotiabank-Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) Energy Symposium.
April 7, 2021, 6:41 AM MDT
There’s no pathway to net zero in Canada and Alberta without carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS), Alberta Energy Minister Sonya Savage said on Tuesday.
April 6, 2021, 12:36 PM MDT
The Canadian Gas Association’s (CGA) recently-launched natural gas venture capital firm will focus on improving the environmental footprint of natural gas, while also helping to fund value-added technologies to expand its use.
April 6, 2021, 12 AM MDT
The NGIF Capital Corporation announced an agreement among investors to launch NGIF Cleantech Ventures.
April 1, 2021, 8:45 AM MDT
Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. and Allardyce Bower Consulting Ltd. (ABC) say they have jointly developed breakthrough carbon capture and storage technology capable of commercial profitability at a carbon price below C$50/tonne.
April 1, 2021, 7:50 AM MDT
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
Foresight is partnering with the Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN) and The Delphi Group to launch the Low Emission Fuels and Products Technology Competition.
March 31, 2021, 3:27 PM MDT
The Canadian Gas Association (CGA) has launched NGIF Capital Corporation, Canada’s first venture capital firm created by and for Canada’s natural gas sector.
March 31, 2021, 2:44 PM MDT
A short-lateral oil well was successfully drilled from an existing well site in Hillcrest Petroleum Ltd.’s West Hazel oil field and is now on production.
March 30, 2021, 8:46 AM MDT
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
While the oil and gas industry must look through a vastly different lens than in the past as it adjusts to the new realities beget by the energy transition as momentum to decarbonize ramps-up, Jon Mitchell, vice-president of sustainability at Suncor Energy Inc., says he’s confident the Canadian sector can adapt and thrive.
March 26, 2021, 6:14 AM MDT
March 26, 2021, 8:12 AM MDT
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
The Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN) announced $80 million for three large-scale technology competitions.
March 24, 2021, 8:28 AM MDT
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