Equinor and SSE Thermal unveiled plans to jointly develop two first-of-a-kind, low-carbon power stations in the U.K.’s Humber region, comprising one of the U.K.’s first power stations with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology, and what the companies said is the world’s first 100 per cent hydrogen-fuelled power station.
April 8, 2021, 12 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
April 7, 2021, 8:02 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
April 6, 2021, 12 AM MDT
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) is prescribing an orphan fund levy of $70 million.
April 6, 2021, 8:10 AM MDT
Questerre Energy Corporation signed a letter of intent (LOI) with ZEG Power AS, a private Norwegian company, to evaluate their blue hydrogen technology for the company’s clean tech energy project in Quebec.
April 6, 2021, 8:15 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
Rapidly increasing demand for energy in developing countries, combined with the need for reliable energy in the developed world, will create opportunities for oil and gas companies to thrive as the world transitions towards a low carbon future, two analysts from global energy advisors Gaffney Cline & Associates told an Evaluate Energy-sponsored webinar.
March 31, 2021, 5:54 AM MDT
Gibson Energy Inc. announced a long-term agreement with Suncor Energy Inc. for services at the company’s Edmonton Terminal and the related sanction of an expansion to support the blending and loading of third-party biofuels for Suncor.
March 31, 2021, 6:13 AM MDT
As a respected authority on issues related to energy, innovation and climate, Sara Hastings-Simon is strong in her belief that Canada’s oil and gas sector has a meaningful role to play in the energy transition but that role is evolving away from expectations that were in place only a few years ago.
March 30, 2021, 12 AM MDT
A new course focusing on measuring, quantifying and reporting Scope 1 greenhouse gas emissions is designed to help attendees develop an understanding of emissions from their direct operations.
March 30, 2021, 8:24 AM MDT
David Milia, president and CEO of the Canadian Energy and Climate Nexus, says the predicament confronting the Canadian oil and gas sector as it adjusts to the energy transition is akin to similar scenarios faced by dominant companies facing non-traditional competition in other industries in decades past.
March 29, 2021, 6 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
Obsidian Energy Ltd. has outlined a capital plan of $127 million for 2021 plus an additional $8 million in decommissioning expenditures is planned for development and environmental programs.
March 29, 2021, 9:16 AM 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
Since the federal carbon tax has been deemed constitutional by Canada’s highest court, the Alberta government is weighing its options in terms of minimizing the costs on Albertans and the economy, says Premier Jason Kenney.
March 26, 2021, 2:39 PM MDT
Climate overlays every aspect of President Joe Biden’s administration, suggest two Canadian diplomats to the U.S., whether that be in dealing with issues such as energy, infrastructure, transportation, health, among others.
March 26, 2021, 9:57 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
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
March 22, 2021, 11:07 AM MDT
Carbon offset credits can promote natural climate solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, while also serving as an economic opportunity for Indigenous communities, says former Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney.
March 19, 2021, 7:25 AM MDT
Improving environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance has become material to the strategic-direction for many companies, but imposing externally-developed ESG criteria on investment standards that involve Indigenous lands and waters undermines Indigenous rights, traditional knowledge and cultural heritage, says a recent report.
March 19, 2021, 10:56 AM MDT