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
It’s been under the radar, but various federal government agencies are slowly making progress on upgrading the way Canada’s energy data and analysis is collected and disseminated in an effort to create the Canadian Centre for Energy Information.
August 6, 2019, 8:23 AM MDT
Enbridge Inc. believes that despite legal threats from the state of Michigan there is a low probability of a shutdown of the Line 5 pipeline beneath the Straits of Mackinac prior to the construction of a tunnel to replace it, says the company’s chief executive.
August 6, 2019, 12 AM MDT
The recent open letter to Canadians penned and signed by three oilsands sector executives was on target — but it missed a bull's-eye opportunity.
August 6, 2019, 9:28 AM MDT
Alberta’s energy minister says it “certainly could make sense” for the province to accept a proposal being floated by industry for the government to trade its rail contracts to oil producers in exchange for higher production allocations under the curtailment order.
August 2, 2019, 6 AM MDT
August 2, 2019, 7:24 AM MDT
Several key oil and gas executives will take part in a panel discussion designed to help the government find unnecessary spending.
August 2, 2019, 11:41 AM MDT
August 1, 2019, 6:45 AM MDT
The Alberta Capital Cost Index (ACCI) will be set at 0.90 effective Jan. 1, 2020, the Alberta Department of Energy has announced.
July 31, 2019, 12 AM MDT
It troubles Kevin Neveu every time his company diverts capital or assets outside of Canada, but it is something the Precision Drilling Corporation president and chief executive officer will not hesitate to keep pursuing so long as U.S. market strengths outmatch those at home.
July 26, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Alberta is increasing September’s oil production limit to reflect increased movement of crude-by-rail, declining inventory and improved efficiencies in export pipelines.
July 26, 2019, 3:02 PM MDT
Premier Jason Kenney says his government is just getting started on delivering on platform promises to get Alberta back on track.
July 24, 2019, 7:54 AM MDT
The Northwest Territories government has begun negotiations with the federal and Yukon governments and the Inuvialuit Regional Corporation on resource sharing and co-management offshore the Beaufort Sea, says the NWT premier.
July 23, 2019, 12 AM MDT
July 23, 2019, 7:26 AM MDT
July 23, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT
As the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) continues to work with the government on how it will manage industry liability for oil and gas wells, the Orphan Well Association (OWA) is seeing some really great successes in an area based approach to cleanups, says its executive director.
July 22, 2019, 11:14 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) has cleared the way for work to resume on parts of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project this summer with a ruling on how all regulatory processes for the project will move forward.
July 22, 2019, 12 AM MDT
July 22, 2019, 6:54 AM MDT
Having scrapped the carbon tax, the Alberta government is moving ahead to make changes to the large emitter regulations that will ease the burden for the oil and gas industry when it comes into force Jan. 1.
July 18, 2019, 11:11 AM MDT