February 8, 2022, 6:26 AM MST
A $1.53-million investment under the Workforce Partnerships program will support 16 projects related to economic growth and diversification, and to build a skilled and diverse workforce.
February 7, 2022, 9:34 AM MST
February 4, 2022, 6:58 AM MST
Some areas reserved for carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) in Alberta might contain viable resources, such as helium, which should be considered along with the need for appropriate geology to inject carbon dioxide, says David Johnson, chief executive officer, Imperial Helium Corp.
February 1, 2022, 6 AM MST
As part of the CleanBC Industry Fund’s third round of investment, the B.C. government announced 25 projects that will support the adoption of cleaner technologies and reduce emissions in sectors, such as pulp and paper, mining, oil and gas, and others.
January 31, 2022, 3:07 PM MST
In the province’s first progress report on methane emissions reductions from Alberta’s oil and gas sector, data shows that methane emissions from these operations decreased by about 34 per cent between 2014 and 2020.
January 26, 2022, 11:26 AM MST
The Geothermal Resource Tenure Regulation is now in effect and Alberta Energy is accepting applications for geothermal resource leases.
January 25, 2022, 3:13 PM MST
A $31.2-million investment from the Alberta Enterprise Corporation (AEC) will help Alberta technology, the province announced.
January 25, 2022, 2:52 PM MST
January 25, 2022, 12 PM MST
If Canada is to reach its $170 per tonne carbon pricing trajectory by 2030, then British Columbia’s current carbon tax program, designed to work at a $40-$50-per-tonne price, will no longer work in the future and therefore it must be “revisited,” says George Heyman, the province’s minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy.
January 21, 2022, 11:06 AM MST
The federal government will begin regional-level dialogue processes later in 2022 that will focus on provincially-relevant natural resource opportunities, says federal Natural Resources Minister Jonathan Wilkinson.
January 20, 2022, 9:59 AM MST
Tallgrass announced it was awarded a grant from the Wyoming Energy Authority to fund the development of a commercial-scale CO2 sequestration hub in the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin in eastern Wyoming.
January 20, 2022, 10:12 AM MST
The federal government is providing investment of more than $3 million to strengthen collaboration, advance emerging leadership, and attract private sector investment that will help grow businesses operating in Alberta's clean technology sector.
January 19, 2022, 12:33 PM MST
A new research collaboration could pave the way to diversifying the economy in northeast British Columbia and to providing a new source of lithium.
January 19, 2022, 4:51 PM MST
Alberta now has available a new quantification protocol for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) — Version 2.0 — that offers a 20-year crediting period, and aligns with the province’s carbon capture and storage (CCS) offset protocol.
January 18, 2022, 3:19 PM MST
January 17, 2022, 12 AM MST
The BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) recently completed an aerial survey of 144 decommissioned gas wells located between Fort St. John and the Milligan Hills area, in the traditional territories of the Blueberry River First Nations, Doig River First Nation, West Moberly First Nations and Prophet River First Nation.
January 17, 2022, 2:55 PM MST
Federal Natural Resources Minister Jonathan Wilkinson downplayed disagreements with some provinces over the means to meet climate targets and potential failure if provinces cannot be brought on side on Canada’s road to net zero.
January 14, 2022, 7:41 AM MST
January 14, 2022, 11:34 AM MST
January 10, 2022, 7:58 AM MST
The Geothermal Resource Tenure Regulation under the Mines and Minerals Act became effective on Jan. 1, 2022, the Alberta government announced.
January 4, 2022, 9:34 AM MST
Federal Natural Resources Minister Jonathan Wilkinson announced changes to the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) Onshore Program, which will be “refocused” to better support the government's climate change goals.
December 21, 2021, 1:29 PM MST
Federal Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault released a report confirming that Canada is on track to meet the goal of reducing methane emissions from the oil and gas sector by 40–45 per cent by 2025.
December 21, 2021, 1:40 PM MST
Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Energy and Resources published its inaugural Oil and Gas Emissions Management Regulations (OGEMR) Annual Emissions Report.
December 20, 2021, 8:49 AM MST
December 20, 2021, 12 AM MST