In the summer of 2017 I wrote the Venezuela crisis was nearing its endgame (see Impact Of New U.S. Economic Sanctions On Venezuela). It has been a long time coming, but based on recent events it appears the endgame is finally here for real, and it likely won’t be pretty.
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The Saskatchewan government is in talks with the federal government on an equivalency agreement for its methane regulations.
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Calgary-based Value Creation Inc. is expected to make a final investment decision by the end of this year on its $2 billion partial bitumen upgrading project in the Alberta Industrial Heartland east of Edmonton.
January 23, 2019, 6:55 AM MST
Calling the goals “ambitious but achievable” the president of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) wants to ensure the next political party forming government enacts policies that put energy at the forefront.
January 23, 2019, 9:26 AM MST
The Saskatchewan government has released regulations with the goal of reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from venting and flaring in the province’s upstream oil and gas sector by 4.5 million tonnes per year by 2025.
January 23, 2019, 9:41 AM MST
The Alberta government has agreed to support Value Creation Inc.’s (VCI) Value Chain Solutions – Heartland Complex (VCS-H) project through a $440-million loan guarantee, subject to reaching a final agreement.
January 22, 2019, 11:44 AM MST
Alberta has an opportunity to become one of the most attractive places in the world for oil and natural gas investment, but only if Albertans vote for energy in the next provincial election, “and insist political parties adopt policies aimed at enhancing industry’s competitiveness,” according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).
January 22, 2019, 9:54 AM MST
Alberta Separation Could Be Real Threat made the case, assuming the federal government continues its anti-natural resource development agenda.
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The only way the Trans Mountain expansion project will move forward is with First Nations at the table as majority owners, the Indian Resource Council’s Indigenous energy summit heard Wednesday.
January 17, 2019, 7:21 AM MST
The BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) has introduced new regulations to reduce methane emissions from upstream oil and gas operations to meet or exceed federal and provincial methane emission reduction targets.
January 17, 2019, 12 AM MST
A change is needed in the way that natural gas moves through Alberta and that could potentially involve prorationing, says the co-chair of an expert panel struck to advise the government on how to get maximum value from the resource.
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The Alberta government has adjusted the way it is applying its mandatory oil production curtailment in the first quarter following industry feedback.
January 15, 2019, 10:57 AM MST
Canada Action and Rally 4 Resources have officially cancelled their planned truck convoy to Ottawa to call attention to the crisis facing the oil and gas industry.
January 15, 2019, 11:11 AM MST
The Canadian Senate energy committee will begin hearings Feb. 5, 2019, in Ottawa on the federal government’s proposed Bill C-69 to overhaul the Canadian regulatory system, says Alberta’s elected senator.
January 11, 2019, 6 AM MST
The National Energy Board says it will hold to its original timetable for reconsideration of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proceeding and will not require oral summary argument as requested by the Tsleil-Waututh Nation.
January 11, 2019, 9:51 AM MST
The plan is gaining momentum to run a truck convoy from Western Canada to Ottawa to bring national attention to the crisis in the oil and gas industry, but there’s some confusion online about who is running the show and where to direct fundraising dollars.
January 7, 2019, 9:32 AM MST
There’s a great deal of skepticism about the potential of Alberta separatism, especially among Central Canada’s elite.
January 7, 2019, 8:02 AM MST
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has allocated $302,327.65 in federal funds to 19 recipients to assist their participation in the environmental assessment of the proposed Bay du Nord Development Project, located 450 kilometres east of St. John’s.
January 7, 2019, 6:53 AM MST