Shippers on the Trans Mountain Corporation expansion are still on side and if all goes according to plan, there could be shovels in the ground west of Edmonton by early September with oil flowing by the second or third quarter of 2022, says the company’s chief executive.
June 20, 2019, 6 AM MDT
A new Indigenous engagement process on potential participation in the Trans Mountain expansion may take some time, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Wednesday.
June 20, 2019, 7:41 AM MDT
The Notley government’s crude oil curtailment program, backed by the opposition United Conservative Party, to reduce a glut of oil in storage in Western Canada and bolster catastrophic regional prices, was to run from January to December of this year. The program’s sunset clause was predicated on Enbridge Inc.’s Line 3 Replacement project coming online in late 2019, adding 370,000 bbls/d of incremental pipeline capacity out of the region.
June 20, 2019, 10:01 AM MDT
June 20, 2019, 11:15 AM MDT
With a green light from the federal government for the Trans Mountain expansion, Trans Mountain Corporation says it is ready to restart the project and expects a National Energy Board process to reinstate the record from the previous regulatory proceeding.
June 19, 2019, 6:46 AM MDT
Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau this morning insisted that his government is committed to proceeding with the Trans Mountain expansion and that work will start this construction season despite the risk of court challenges in British Columbia.
June 19, 2019, 11:59 AM MDT
June 19, 2019, 8:38 AM MDT
The association representing municipalities in Alberta is expressing its “disappointment” with the federal government for rejecting the Senate’s proposed amendments to Bill C-69.
June 19, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The federal government has approved the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and has committed to return every dollar earned in income and any profit from its sale to investments in clean energy projects.
June 18, 2019, 5:16 PM MDT
Reporters for the DOB contacted the chief executives of several industry associations on Tuesday for their reaction to the decision of the federal government to approve the Trans Mountain expansion.
June 18, 2019, 7:53 PM MDT
June 18, 2019, 7:20 AM MDT
June 18, 2019, 10:36 AM MDT
The Alberta government is concerned about the future of natural gas development and wants to facilitate greater market access for LNG.
June 17, 2019, 6:55 AM MDT
The Spring 2019 edition of the Alberta Oil & Gas Quarterly is now available.
June 17, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers has called on the federal cabinet to approve the Trans Mountain expansion project, emphasizing the need for construction to begin early this summer.
June 17, 2019, 10:52 AM MDT
June 17, 2019, 7:20 AM MDT
While a Liberal majority in the House of Commons likely will assure passage of Bill C-69 with Environment Minister Catherine McKenna’s recommended amendments, the Canada West Foundation believes the results will remain seriously flawed, says its president.
June 14, 2019, 12 AM MDT
June 14, 2019, 7:06 AM MDT
The Alberta government is already looking into an immediate constitutional challenge to federal Bill C-69 if it is passed into law as proposed, the province’s energy minister said Wednesday.
June 13, 2019, 6:53 AM MDT
June 13, 2019, 6:41 AM MDT
With a one-year in-service delay for the Enbridge Inc. Line 3 replacement pipeline, the Alberta government may have to consider extending some curtailments of Alberta crude oil into next year, Premier Jason Kenney said Tuesday.
June 12, 2019, 12 AM MDT
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) is “deeply disappointed” by the federal government’s decision to reject critical amendments to Bill C-69, “which were the result of extensive, open and honest consultations with Canadians from coast-to-coast-to-coast.”
June 12, 2019, 3 PM MDT
June 12, 2019, 8:14 AM MDT
Perpetual Energy Inc. has filed an application with the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta seeking a judicial review of the previous NDP government's minister of municipal affairs guidelines published Dec. 13, 2018.
June 12, 2019, 12 AM MDT
What is Canada’s energy future in an age of climate change? This is a fundamental question, but it’s one that Canada has yet to answer definitively. Two different visions are on offer. Unfortunately, they mostly talk past each another.
June 11, 2019, 12 AM MDT