The UCP government is launching a review into Alberta’s energy regulator to ensure the province’s resources are being developed efficiently and in an environmentally responsible manner.
September 6, 2019, 11:32 AM MDT
September 6, 2019, 7:29 AM MDT
Red Deer — The role of the Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC) in Alberta’s ‘energy war room’ is to help provide the metaphorical ammunition for the government to fire back against industry opponents, says Gary Mar.
September 5, 2019, 1:31 PM 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
The Alberta government has lost its competitive edge and needs to make competitiveness and attraction a top priority, sending an important signal to industry and investors that it is tackling all the issues facing business, not only taxes, a government-appointed panel on spending has recommended.
September 3, 2019, 11:57 AM MDT
The Saskatchewan government has lifted its projections for oil and natural gas revenue for the 2019/2020 fiscal year.
August 29, 2019, 9:33 AM MDT
August 29, 2019, 7:25 AM MDT
Community leaders from across British Columbia will consider resolutions calling for the province to hold fossil fuel companies accountable for climate change, as another proposed resolution would affirm the importance of greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions while also calling for support towards the resource sector.
August 28, 2019, 11:27 AM MDT
The Alberta government reported a deficit of $835 million for the fiscal first quarter of 2019/2020.
August 27, 2019, 10:34 AM MDT
The federal government will invest $15.2 million over five years in the Canadian Centre for Energy Information, a partnership between Natural Resources Canada and Statistics Canada, where it will be housed,
August 26, 2019, 10:10 AM MDT
During next month’s Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) convention, delegates from across the province will be considering a resolution calling for more action to counter foreign campaigns targeting Canadian oil and gas. If approved, the resolution becomes part of the association’s advocacy efforts with government.
August 26, 2019, 10:22 AM MDT
Several Canadian service companies provided capital spending updates for this year, and some for next year, while releasing their recent second quarter financial and operational results.
August 23, 2019, 8:56 AM MDT
August 22, 2019, 7:10 AM MDT
The Alberta and Saskatchewan governments are expected to file a joint application to seek exemptions from federal requirements for interprovincial service rigs in early 2020.
August 21, 2019, 10:13 AM MDT
Producers will be mandated to limit production by at least another year.
August 20, 2019, 2:28 PM MDT
August 20, 2019, 7:30 AM MDT
The Alberta government has announced plans for a “common sense made-in-Alberta” approach to protecting the province’s woodland caribou populations, says Alberta Environment and Parks Minister Jason Nixon.
August 19, 2019, 7:57 AM MDT
A cleaner version of a valve used to control oil flow rate, pressure and temperature at oil and gas sites may soon be hitting the Canadian market.
August 15, 2019, 10:51 AM MDT
August 14, 2019, 11:14 AM MDT
New federal legislation regulating resource projects, including a new Impact Assessment Act and the replacement of the National Energy Board (NEB)with the new Canadian Energy Regulator, will come into force Aug. 28, 2019.
August 13, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The last few years are a vivid reminder that federalism is pivotal to energy and climate change policy. In late 2015, intergovernmental collaboration hit a high with the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change. Provinces and the federal government were singing from the same song sheet.
August 13, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT
The federal government is seeking public input until Aug. 30, 2019 on a draft strategic assessment of climate change.
August 13, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Corridor Resources Inc. says the New Brunswick government has advised the company that it is unable to consider applications for an exemption to the regional moratorium on hydraulic fracturing as they undertake a consultation process with the New Brunswick First Nations.
August 13, 2019, 8:58 AM MDT
As one of Canada’s leading energy researchers, Monica Gattinger has long been miffed at the state of flux that the country’s energy information system has long been in.
August 7, 2019, 12 AM MDT
The Alberta government has set up a $10-million litigation fund for First Nations member groups that are taking legal action to support resource development in the province.
August 7, 2019, 11:27 AM MDT