The federal government will spend $220 million to help fund energy-efficient gas turbines and another $55 million to replace a bridge for the LNG Canada project in Kitimat, B.C.
June 25, 2019, 10:56 AM MDT
The Alberta government has filed a notice of intervention in Saskatchewan’s federal carbon tax challenge.
June 25, 2019, 11:43 AM MDT
The Alberta government has introduced legislation that would guarantee the oil and gas royalty structure that is in place when a producer drills a well is the same 10 years later.
June 24, 2019, 10:41 AM MDT
June 24, 2019, 7:34 AM MDT
An Indigenous-led coalition that wants to acquire a 51 per cent ownership interest in the Trans Mountain pipeline prior to construction has its financing in place and is execution-ready, a Petroleum Joint Venture Association luncheon heard Thursday.
June 21, 2019, 7:38 AM MDT
June 21, 2019, 7:16 AM MDT
June 21, 2019, 10:31 AM MDT
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