NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd’s (NGTL) proposed $2.31 billion 2021 system expansion in northwestern Alberta is in the Canadian public interest, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has determined in recommending to the federal cabinet that it be approved with 34 conditions.
February 20, 2020, 8:51 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has made recommendations to the Alberta and federal governments dealing with the cumulative effects of energy infrastructure projects in northwestern Alberta, including their effect on Indigenous peoples and woodland caribou.
February 20, 2020, 11:03 AM MST
B.C. natural gas royalties are expected to increase in the 2020/2021 fiscal year, and should continue improving through the government’s forecast period to the end of the 2022/2023 fiscal year.
February 19, 2020, 7:25 AM MST
The Alberta government plans to appeal a court decision that requires it to make a decision by the end of this month on Prosper Petroleum Limited’s proposed oilsands SAGD project northwest of Fort McMurray.
February 19, 2020, 6:54 AM MST
The Alberta government has approved Suncor Energy Inc.’s Meadow Creek West project.
February 19, 2020, 2:10 PM MST
Seeing the protests in support of the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs opposed to the Coastal GasLink pipeline, you might think the country is hopelessly polarized over energy and environment. Canadians’ views on oil and gas development, pipelines, Indigenous rights and climate action seem ever-more divergent. So do those of energy and environmental leaders.
February 18, 2020, 3:54 AM MST
A Court of Queen’s Bench justice has given the Alberta cabinet 10 days to approve or reject Prosper Petroleum Limited’s proposed oilsands SAGD project northwest of Fort McMurray.
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The federal government is supporting a ban on heavy fuel oil in Arctic waters, it announced today.
February 18, 2020, 12 AM MST
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A small privately-held oilsands company will find out Tuesday whether the court will order the Alberta cabinet to decide within 10 days on an application for a SAGD oilsands project 100 kilometres northwest of Fort McMurray.
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World-class gas processing facilities located 40 kilometres south of Grande Prairie would attract new users for energy products, which in turn would be a boon for E&Ps, as well as local oilfield services and the region generally, says the Tri-Municipal Industrial Partnership (TMIP) chairman.
February 11, 2020, 3:41 PM MST
Crude-by-rail contracts signed under the previous NDP government have been offloaded to private companies, says Alberta Premier Jason Kenney.
February 11, 2020, 4:01 PM MST
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Following its big win at the Federal Court of Appeal last week, the Trans Mountain expansion will now enter its next phase: the federal government will officially seek Indigenous economic participation, said Finance Minister Bill Morneau.
February 10, 2020, 10:48 AM MST
Results from the Democratic Party’s presidential caucus in Iowa may be muddled, but it is crystal clear that two of the front runners for the nomination, Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, will do all in their power to shut down the U.S. shale industry if they become president.
February 10, 2020, 12 AM MST
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A Federal Court of Appeal ruling dismissing a challenge to the Trans Mountain expansion approval provides some clear guidance on First Nations consultation when read with the 2018 court ruling on the project, says a University of Calgary law professor.
February 5, 2020, 4:08 AM MST
There is mounting concern in Canada about conflict over energy and environmental issues. It is easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of conflict and see division everywhere — some days it seems like warring politicians, angry protests and social media fights are the only game in town.
February 4, 2020, 4:56 AM MST
As Parliament resumes in Ottawa this week, differences between the parties over energy and environmental issues are sure to hit the headlines and erupt on social media. Judging by these debates, Canadians’ views on things like carbon taxes, pipelines and oil and gas development are increasingly divergent.
February 4, 2020, 4:57 AM MST