The president of the Explorers and Producers Association of Canada (EPAC) says yesterday’s announcement that Blueberry River First Nations and the B.C. government have reached an initial agreement is a positive step forward for all involved.
October 7, 2021, 4:15 PM MDT
Authors of a new C.D. Howe Institute argue that the royalty price for all bitumen sales should be determined by market prices, not formulas.
October 7, 2021, 7:44 AM MDT
October 7, 2021, 12 AM MDT
As the complex negotiations between the Blueberry River First Nations, other Treaty 8 nations, and the British Columbia provincial government continue to play out, industry in the region — which includes virtually all players in the Montney — continue to await resolution in the hope of determining the go-forward playing field.
September 29, 2021, 6 AM MDT
The Cedar LNG and Ksi Lisims LNG projects are breaking new ground in allowing Indigenous people to participate in developments that could have a huge impact on their communities, while also serving as a counterpoint to LNG developments in the U.S., says a doctoral student at the University of Calgary.
September 29, 2021, 10:19 AM MDT
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Canadians woke up yesterday to much the same picture in Parliament as they did when they went to bed: a minority Liberal government with the Conservatives in official opposition, and both the Bloc and NDP holding the balance of power.
September 22, 2021, 12 AM MDT
Michelle Carr will be the new CEO and commissioner at the BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) following an extensive national search and review of both internal and external candidates led by the organization’s board of directors.
September 22, 2021, 12:39 PM MDT
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau narrowly won re-election on Monday but failed to secure a majority in parliament.
September 21, 2021, 12 AM MDT
September 17, 2021, 7:49 AM MDT
Part I of this series noted that Canadians’ appetite for climate action has grown over the last year, but that their confidence the country can actually reduce emissions is weak. Many see governments as part of the problem, not the solution.
September 16, 2021, 12 AM MDT
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No new wells were approved in British Columbia in August, as the province continues to work with the Blueberry River First Nations (BRFN) on a way to improve and modernize provincial processes that recognize and respect their treaty rights.
September 15, 2021, 9:56 AM MDT
Alberta’s Indigenous Relations department and Fort McKay Métis Nation Association have signed a memorandum of understanding that outlines a commitment to work together in collaboration to advance long-term sustainability of Fort McKay Métis Nation’s social, economic and cultural objectives.
September 15, 2021, 3:42 PM MDT
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Climate change will be a key topic in the leaders’ debates this week. All major parties have put forward climate plans (see Part II of this series) and their leaders will surely duke it out on climate at the debates. What do Canadians think? How much do they want climate action? How confident are they Canada can reduce emissions?
September 7, 2021, 6 AM MDT
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What a difference two years makes! During the 2019 federal election campaign the Canadian oilpatch still hung on the hope of a Conservative Party victory saving it from the Trudeau government’s climate change agenda.
August 31, 2021, 8:56 AM MDT
Higher commodity prices have led to a substantial increase in resources revenue, the Alberta government said in its fiscal Q1 update released this morning.
August 31, 2021, 10:40 AM MDT
(Reuters) — Canada is pushing to provide incentives for at least two new massive carbon capture projects by 2030, a federal government document showed, with nearly a dozen oil and gas companies already pursuing rights to store carbon dioxide in Alberta.
August 30, 2021, 11:19 AM MDT