Continued attempts by industry and the Alberta government to placate the wishes of anti-oil proponents by seeking social acceptance have arguably failed miserably.
March 19, 2019, 12 AM MDT
The goalposts for being granted “social licence” continue to be moved further away and it’s only getting more elusive for the oil and gas sector to attain, say some prominent industry observers.
March 18, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The federal government should be in a strong position to wrap up consultations with Indigenous groups along the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion route by late May, Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi suggested Wednesday.
March 14, 2019, 4:28 AM MDT
Nobody knows more about the “missed opportunity” from the failed Mackenzie gas pipeline project than the premier of the Northwest Territories.
March 14, 2019, 7:41 AM MDT
The BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) informed Coastal GasLink that both the OGC and the provincial archaeological branch of the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resources and Rural Development (FLNRORD) have accepted the mitigation plan for Multi-Use Site 9A following the report of artifacts having been found at the site.
March 11, 2019, 6 AM MDT
With a National Energy Board (NEB) report before it recommending approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Ottawa is now obliged to properly and thoroughly consult with affected Indigenous groups, says Alberta Premier Rachel Notley.
February 25, 2019, 3:59 AM MST
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) approves Fort Hills Energy Corporation’s tailings management plan.
February 25, 2019, 11:06 AM MST
In response to concerns raised by some Indigenous intervenors, the National Energy Board (NEB) has issued a revised timetable for a public hearing on NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s (NGTL) proposed $2.31 billion 2021 system expansion.
February 22, 2019, 6:40 AM MST
Citing concerns over the current political, regulatory and geopolitical environment, Steelhead LNG Limited has stopped work on its LNG project off the west coast of Vancouver Island.
February 20, 2019, 12 AM MST
Huu‐ay‐aht First Nations was notified by Steelhead LNG that it has ceased current project work on the Kwispaa LNG project.
February 19, 2019, 8:13 AM MST
Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. (CGL) has voluntarily suspended work at its site south of Houston while claims of the discovery of artifacts on the site are investigated.
February 19, 2019, 8:19 AM MST
February 19, 2019, 11:07 AM MST
This spring, the B.C. government said it will bring forward measures to “bring this historic project to fruition,” referring to LNG Canada, according to the Speech from the Throne on Tuesday, which marks the beginning of a new session of the Legislature.
February 13, 2019, 3:54 AM MST
The British Columbia government has appointed lawyer Murray Rankin as its representative to help guide and design a new reconciliation process between the province and the office of the Wet’suwet’en.
February 8, 2019, 9:30 AM MST
Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. continues to make progress on preliminary construction activities, including site preparation for establishment of workforce accommodations at a location approximately 17 kilometres from the Morice River Bridge and the camp known as the Unist’ot’en Healing Centre.
February 6, 2019, 6:08 AM MST
Pieridae Energy Limited announced that the Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq benefits agreement, which it negotiated with the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs, has now been ratified.
February 4, 2019, 7:21 AM MST
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January 25, 2019, 9:28 AM MST
Husky Energy Inc. needs to add to its facilities at the Tucker SAGD project in order to keep it running at nameplate capacity, a milestone the company reached in December 2018 after nearly 12 years of effort.
January 24, 2019, 11:03 AM MST
A Together For LNG campaign is being launched in British Columbia to demonstrate the broad support for LNG in the province.
January 23, 2019, 9:49 AM MST
LNG Canada has thus far approved over C$937 million in contracts and subcontracts with First Nations enterprises and other businesses across Canada.
January 22, 2019, 3:30 AM MST
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) has urged the National Energy Board (NEB) to deny requests from Indigenous groups seeking more Aboriginal oversight and control into compliance with conditions on the company’s proposed West Path delivery project.
January 22, 2019, 7:02 AM MST
The only way the Trans Mountain expansion project will move forward is with First Nations at the table as majority owners, the Indian Resource Council’s Indigenous energy summit heard Wednesday.
January 17, 2019, 7:21 AM MST
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