The groundbreaking business deal that saw two northern Alberta First Nations take a $545-million equity position in a major oilsands project was built on “deep trust and collaboration,” says a leader with Suncor Energy Inc.
November 14, 2019, 12 AM MST
The Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation (ANSN) territory has asked the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) to require NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) to reroute its proposed 2021 system expansion to avoid the Little Smoky caribou range, the last remaining caribou herd in Alexis territory.
November 12, 2019, 7:54 AM MST
Enbridge Inc.’s Line 3 replacement project is the largest project in the company’s history.
November 8, 2019, 7:07 AM MST
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) says its approach to woodland caribou mitigation in its proposed 2021 system expansion is “sound and defensible.”
November 7, 2019, 8:05 AM MST
There has been a major evolution over the past decade in the way the oil and gas and pipeline industries approach Indigenous relations and partnerships, an energy and natural resource summit heard Tuesday.
November 6, 2019, 4:38 AM MST
A B.C. coastal chief highlighted possible missed opportunities from the canceled Northern Gateway project, which Enbridge Inc. was forced to abandon in 2016.
November 6, 2019, 7:51 AM MST
Reflecting on his 35-year career in the energy industry, Mark Little would be hard-pressed to imagine many greater highlights than his participation in forming the East Tank Farm deal — a pact he says provides two First Nations with stable revenue for the next quarter century, and serves as a standard for economic reconciliation.
November 5, 2019, 3:14 PM MST
Indigenous communities that want to invest in the Trans Mountain pipeline have been urged to unite behind a group that has invited the participation of First Nations and Metis communities in Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia.
November 5, 2019, 8:15 AM MST
A trading network traversed North America long before the arrival of Europeans, says Calvin Helin, as Indigenous people had been “aggressive traders” since time immemorial, and contemporary First Nations should embrace this part of their heritage and support an energy project that would benefit not only Indigenous Canadians, but all Canadians.
November 5, 2019, 3:54 AM MST
First Nations could play a crucial role in promoting Canadian energy while uniting the country at the same time, says Saskatchewan’s energy and resources minister.
November 5, 2019, 12 AM MST
Encana Corporation’s decision to become a U.S. corporate domicile does not signal a crisis in the energy industry, says the head of CIBC.
November 4, 2019, 7:26 AM MST
The Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation has lost an appeal in the Alberta Court of Appeal related to the duty of the Crown to consult and what it takes to trigger that duty.
October 29, 2019, 8:31 AM MDT
The Alberta government expects a “leaner” Alberta Energy Regulator (AER), it said in its budget tabled today.
October 24, 2019, 3:25 PM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has granted a request from the Stoney Nakoda Nations for a four-week extension to the regulatory proceeding for the $509 million Edson Mainline expansion proposed by NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL).
October 16, 2019, 3:15 PM MDT
Calling it a new day for responsible resource development in the spirit of reconciliation, the Alberta government introduced legislation to help Indigenous groups gain ownership in natural resource projects.
October 8, 2019, 5:25 PM MDT
Shell Canada is transferring 70 acres of land to the Aamjiwnaang First Nation in Corunna, Ont.
October 3, 2019, 10:49 AM MDT
Montreal — A new transcontinental pipeline project similar in concept to TC Energy Corporation’s defunct Energy East project is in its formative stages.
September 23, 2019, 8:40 AM MDT
While the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion continues to face legal challenges, a retired TC Energy Corporation executive and author continues to believe the project will get built.
September 20, 2019, 11:52 AM MDT
The energy industry was challenged Wednesday to take a look at transforming the sector, including its dealings with Indigenous communities.
September 19, 2019, 9:45 AM MDT
The world needs more Canadian energy as global demand continues to ramp up to meet the needs of a growing population, the chief executive of Suncor Energy Inc. said Tuesday.
September 18, 2019, 7:45 AM MDT
September 17, 2019, 2:12 PM MDT
No date has yet been set for the resumption of the hearing for NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s (NGTL) proposed $2.31 billion system expansion that was suspended when the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) replaced the National Energy Board (NEB) on Aug. 28, 2019.
September 10, 2019, 7:01 AM MDT
Value Creation Inc. says it has formed an alliance with three Alberta First Nations to support its vision of “transforming oilsands into [a] clean oil industry,” starting with its planned partial upgrader in the Edmonton region.
September 9, 2019, 11:05 AM MDT
Trans Mountain ULC says it is confident in the certificates and approvals to date for its pipeline expansion despite a Federal Court of Appeal decision Wednesday that granted six Indigenous and First Nations applicants leave to seek a judicial review of the federal cabinet’s approval of the project for the second time.
September 5, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Six challenges to the federal government’s re-approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline will be allowed to proceed, the Federal Court of Appeal has ruled.
September 4, 2019, 12:16 PM MDT