As Alberta faces a growing challenge in accessing capital, one option under consideration by the government has been the re-creation of an agency or a corporation similar to the Alberta Energy Company which sold shares to the public, Premier Jason Kenney said Tuesday.
February 26, 2020, 8:28 AM MST
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The Woodland Cree First Nation, northwest of Peace River, will receive a $187,688 grant to intervene in support of the Alberta government’s constitutional challenge of the federal government’s Bill C-69, the Impact Assessment Act.
February 26, 2020, 11:30 AM MST
US Development Group, LLC and Gibson Energy Inc. received regulatory approvals from the Alberta government to proceed with the construction of a diluent recovery unit (DRU) near Hardisty.
February 26, 2020, 3:57 AM MST
The Alberta government is prepared to invest directly in companies and support Indigenous groups when necessary to ensure the future of responsible resource development, says Premier Jason Kenney.
February 25, 2020, 9:06 AM MST
Premier Jason Kenney has called on Ottawa to remove its federal carbon tax on Albertans following a 4-1 decision in which the Alberta Court of Appeal ruled in favour of Alberta in its constitutional reference case.
February 25, 2020, 5:06 AM MST
The Alberta government will introduce a “comprehensive, long-term Blueprint for Jobs” it said this afternoon, as it laid out its priorities for the new legislative session during the Speech from the Throne.
February 25, 2020, 3:21 PM MST
New legislation introduced Tuesday in the Alberta Legislature is targeting those who might be thinking about following the lead of protestors who in recent weeks have been blockading railways and highways in other parts of Canada.
February 25, 2020, 4:28 PM MST
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The British Columbia and federal governments and the Saulteau and West Moberly First Nations have signed a new partnership agreement that will provide a new approach for the recovery of the Central Group of southern Mountain Caribou in northeast B.C.
February 24, 2020, 7:38 AM MST
Teck Resources Limited announced Sunday it is withdrawing the Frontier project from the regulatory review process.
February 23, 2020, 7:45 PM MST
The Alberta government in response to investor demand is working on an ESG (environment, social and governance) strategy, Energy Minister Sonya Savage said Thursday.
February 21, 2020, 7:28 AM MST
It could be at least another year until Alberta knows the outcome of its constitutional challenge to federal Bill C-69, which lists in situ oilsands as subject to federal assessment and approval, says the province’s energy minister.
February 21, 2020, 7:35 AM MST
Alberta oil and gas operators within the next month should see information on a new liability management framework but it won’t include timelines, an industry audience heard Thursday.
February 21, 2020, 7:43 AM MST
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has laid off about 200 employees as part of its reorganization that began last year but no further staff reductions are expected, a spokesperson for the regulator said Thursday.
February 21, 2020, 3:49 AM MST
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February 21, 2020, 8:33 AM MST
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd’s (NGTL) proposed $2.31 billion 2021 system expansion in northwestern Alberta is in the Canadian public interest, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has determined in recommending to the federal cabinet that it be approved with 34 conditions.
February 20, 2020, 8:51 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has made recommendations to the Alberta and federal governments dealing with the cumulative effects of energy infrastructure projects in northwestern Alberta, including their effect on Indigenous peoples and woodland caribou.
February 20, 2020, 11:03 AM MST
B.C. natural gas royalties are expected to increase in the 2020/2021 fiscal year, and should continue improving through the government’s forecast period to the end of the 2022/2023 fiscal year.
February 19, 2020, 7:25 AM MST
The Alberta government plans to appeal a court decision that requires it to make a decision by the end of this month on Prosper Petroleum Limited’s proposed oilsands SAGD project northwest of Fort McMurray.
February 19, 2020, 6:54 AM MST
The Alberta government has approved Suncor Energy Inc.’s Meadow Creek West project.
February 19, 2020, 2:10 PM MST
Seeing the protests in support of the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs opposed to the Coastal GasLink pipeline, you might think the country is hopelessly polarized over energy and environment. Canadians’ views on oil and gas development, pipelines, Indigenous rights and climate action seem ever-more divergent. So do those of energy and environmental leaders.
February 18, 2020, 3:54 AM MST
A Court of Queen’s Bench justice has given the Alberta cabinet 10 days to approve or reject Prosper Petroleum Limited’s proposed oilsands SAGD project northwest of Fort McMurray.
February 18, 2020, 12:33 PM MST
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