December 4, 2020, 7:45 AM MST
The Clean Fuel Standard (CFS) is a good idea, suggests Marla Orenstein, director of the Natural Resources Centre at the Canada West Foundation (CWF), as there are some potential upsides in terms of incenting technology, but it can also be a “complex and confusing” piece of legislation.
December 3, 2020, 7:30 AM MST
Canada’s emissions-intensive and trade-exposed sectors face unique challenges with the proposed Clean Fuel Standard (CFS), suggests a new report by the Canada West Foundation (CWF).
December 3, 2020, 7:28 AM MST
December 3, 2020, 11:22 AM MST
Amid growing concern about greenhouse gas emissions, governments and industry have focused on reducing methane emissions from the upstream oil and gas sector. And that includes leaks from wellbores as natural gas is largely composed of methane, a potent GHG.
December 2, 2020, 8:23 AM MST
Economic prosperity is a privilege, not a right.
November 30, 2020, 6 AM MST
Canada can leverage its natural resource advantages globally through Indigenous alliances and partnerships while strengthening its environmental performance, but it must also provide regulatory clarity if it is to attract investment, speakers told a virtual business forum Friday.
November 30, 2020, 10:17 AM MST
November 30, 2020, 6 AM MST
November 30, 2020, 11:09 AM MST
November 30, 2020, 3:49 AM MST
Bruce Ralston has been appointed as minister of energy in B.C. once again, as Premier John Horgan late last week unveiled his new cabinet after securing a majority government in late October.
November 27, 2020, 6 PM MST
The ongoing effects from COVID-19 on the Alberta government’s finances were clear this afternoon as the province released its mid-year update with continuing weak resource revenue forecasts. The finance minister also acknowledged that the province will delay its plan to balance the budget by 2022/2023.
November 24, 2020, 2:52 PM MST
November 24, 2020, 8:01 AM MST
The federal government today tabled the Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act in the House of Commons.
November 19, 2020, 1:19 PM MST
TC Energy Corporation sees both organic and inorganic opportunities for growth along its strategic crude oil infrastructure corridor, the company’s virtual investor day heard Tuesday.
November 18, 2020, 6:38 AM MST
November 18, 2020, 7:34 AM MST
November 17, 2020, 8:17 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) is extending the deadline for Trans Mountain to submit its final investigation report on a recent fatality.
November 16, 2020, 4:24 PM MST
Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan announced up to $12 million in funding over two years for the Indigenous Natural Resource Partnerships (INRP) program for Indigenous communities and organizations in British Columbia and Alberta to further increase their participation in economic opportunities related to oil and gas infrastructure development.
November 16, 2020, 6 AM MST
Alberta Environment and Parks Minister Jason Nixon has set the price for the amount of money that must be contributed to the Technology Innovation and Emissions Reduction (TIER) fund to obtain one fund credit for the years 2020 and 2021.
November 12, 2020, 8:49 AM MST
November 12, 2020, 7:50 AM MST
Although United States president-elect Joe Biden has said he will cancel the presidential permit for TC Energy Corporation’s Keystone XL pipeline, that isn’t necessarily a done deal, a Canada West Foundation session on what the U.S. election means for Canada heard Tuesday.
November 11, 2020, 8:40 AM MST
November 11, 2020, 8:03 AM MST
After a tense few days, Democrat Joe Biden has been declared president-elect of the United States. While the results will no doubt be contested by President Donald Trump in the weeks and months to come, it seems clear that Biden is headed for the White House.
November 9, 2020, 8:32 AM MST
Alberta has reached a milestone equivalency agreement with the federal government that will allow the province to remain in charge of regulating methane emissions, Jason Nixon, minister of Parks and the Environment, said Thursday.
November 6, 2020, 12 AM MST