July 27, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Jonathan Wilkinson has been named Canada’s minister of energy and natural resources, marking the end to a long-term exclusion of the word energy at the federal ministry level.
July 26, 2023, 4:45 PM MDT
July 24, 2023, 10:46 AM MDT
July 21, 2023, 10:37 AM MDT
July 21, 2023, 12 AM MDT
July 20, 2023, 12 AM MDT
July 17, 2023, 9:56 AM MDT
July 14, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Earlier this week, the new minister of energy and minerals received a letter from Premier Danielle Smith outlining her expectations for Brian Jean in his role.
July 13, 2023, 7 AM MDT
July 12, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Premier Danielle Smith has issued mandate letters to Energy and Minerals Minister Brian Jean and Environment and Protected Areas Minister Rebecca Schulz.
July 11, 2023, 12 AM MDT
July 10, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said a working group could help set a path toward meeting both energy needs and reaching 2050 emissions targets.
July 7, 2023, 4:02 PM MDT
July 7, 2023, 12 AM MDT
A new consultation process is being co-developed by British Columbia Energy Regulator (BCER) and the Blueberry River First Nations (BRFN) to ensure the application referral process meets the requirements of the Blueberry River First Nations Implementation Agreement and respects Treaty Rights.
July 5, 2023, 11:06 AM MDT
The Alberta government rolled out its Emissions Reduction and Energy Development Plan in April to signal alignment on 2050 “carbon neutrality,” said Danielle Smith, but there are energy-related areas she considers to be lines in the sand.
June 30, 2023, 8:52 AM MDT
The Alberta government reported a $11.6 billion surplus for 2022-23, an increase of $11.1 billion from budget, and $7.7 billion from 2021-22.
June 29, 2023, 10:14 AM MDT
June 29, 2023, 10:40 AM MDT
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) is inviting applications for two vacant positions on the Regional Assessment of Offshore Oil and Gas Exploratory Drilling East of Newfoundland and Labrador Follow-up Program Advisory Committee.
June 29, 2023, 12 AM MDT
In 2022, Saskatchewan emissions from venting and flaring at upstream oil facilities decreased to 3.9 megatonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (Mt CO2e), a reduction of 64 per cent below 2015 levels (or 7.0 Mt CO2e).
June 28, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The federal government has a bold energy and climate agenda. It’s pursuing ambitious targets with extensive regulations, unprecedented spending, numerous sectoral strategies, and multiple advisory and planning mechanisms.
June 26, 2023, 8:03 AM MDT
When Kiwetinohk Energy Corp. CEO Pat Carlson spoke to the Senate Standing Committee earlier this month, he called for an end to provincial and federal government arguments, citing the need to inspire investment. During a conversation with the DOB, Alberta’s new minister of energy and minerals Brian Jean was asked for his view on this sentiment.
June 22, 2023, 9:38 AM MDT
A new report by the Canada Energy Regulator sees the country’s oil production declining in two of three scenarios and a heightened need for efficiencies in the sector.
June 21, 2023, 12 AM MDT
June 21, 2023, 10:17 AM MDT
Since the advocacy group Energy for a Secure Future launched in February this year, chairperson Shannon Joseph says its focus has been to make the sector’s case within Canada and internationally — and not just from the position of industry.
June 20, 2023, 6 AM MDT