Although blue and green hydrogen typically come to mind when it comes to decarbonized hydrogen production, a new private company is proposing to add to the mix another colour — turquoise — with the use of microwave energy.
November 26, 2021, 12 AM MST
The province has touted clean hydrogen production as a potential multibillion-dollar industry that could bring it some way to decarbonizing the economy. But as its roadmap released this month indicates, one of the first steps in developing the sector will be creating demand for the clean energy carrier.
November 26, 2021, 6 AM MST
As a commerce student at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John’s, Devin Lacey spent three co-op placements at ExxonMobil Corp. in both operations and development.
November 26, 2021, 3:16 AM MST
Just a decade ago, Alberta was still building coal-fired power plants. Today, it’s building out natural gas power facilities to largely replace coal, which will be phased out by 2023.
November 24, 2021, 6 AM MST
More than a century ago, Ontario native Alexander T. Stuart envisioned the idea of water electrolysis to produce hydrogen and oxygen gases that could be used in the chemical, industrial and transportation industries.
November 24, 2021, 12 AM MST
Alberta has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation to expand market access for Alberta’s energy sector.
November 22, 2021, 10:05 AM MST
The Alberta government announced today an investment of $1,375,000 — delivered through Alberta Innovates’ TIER Economic Recovery Program — to expand C-FER Technologies’ ability to conduct full-scale tests in hydrogen-rich environments.
November 18, 2021, 12:14 PM MST
The Alberta government has come a long ways on the clean hydrogen file over the past year or so.
November 10, 2021, 7:40 AM MST
Hyzon Motors Inc., a supplier of hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric vehicles, and TC Energy Corporation announced an agreement to collaborate on development, construction, operation, and ownership of hydrogen production facilities (hubs) across North America.
November 10, 2021, 7:07 AM MST
November 10, 2021, 3:43 AM MST
Transporting hydrogen at scale via pipelines offers an economic solution to the innate challenges associated with this would-be energy carrier, according to a recent Transition Accelerator webinar.
November 9, 2021, 6 AM MST
The federal government announced $1.35 million to enable C-FER Technologies to upgrade one of its Edmonton facilities for testing hydrogen fuel infrastructure, equipment, and technologies.
November 9, 2021, 3:50 PM MST
Heartland Generation Ltd. recently completed the transition off coal at the Battle River and Sheerness Generating Stations, fully phasing out coal-fired generation in favour of cleaner burning natural gas.
November 9, 2021, 8:44 AM MST
The province has likened its new hydrogen roadmap to Alberta’s drive to develop the oilsands a half century ago, envisaging a similar hydrocarbon fuelled bonanza for the economy for decades to come.
November 8, 2021, 10:21 AM MST
In the event that hydrogen becomes a much larger component of the overall energy mix, can the current pipeline network and infrastructure set up for natural gas accommodate higher concentrations of the periodic table’s lightest element? The answer: It depends, says Joe Cargnelli, chief technology officer at Hydrogenics Corporation.
November 8, 2021, 9:07 AM MST
During this year’s third quarter, Enerflex Ltd. continued working towards energy decarbonization by adding electric compression to its U.S. rental fleet, receiving orders for non-fossil fuel based engineered systems, and completing its first flare-to-power project in Latin America.
November 8, 2021, 7:20 AM MST
The Alberta government this morning released its hydrogen roadmap for the province.
November 5, 2021, 10:37 AM MDT
Alberta will lay out a detailed plan to promote clean hydrogen production with the ultimate goal of exporting the increasingly sought-after commodity, according to Dale Nally, Alberta associate minister of Natural Gas and Electricity.
November 5, 2021, 3:03 AM MDT
TC Energy Corporation modified its near-term dividend growth outlook in order to “judiciously fund” its suite of growth opportunities, maintain a strong financial position, and enhance its conservative, utility-like dividend payout ratios, says François Poirier, president and chief executive officer.
November 5, 2021, 1:42 PM MDT
C-FER Technologies is teaming up with TWI Ltd. of Cambridge, U.K. and the Sumitomo Corporation of Tokyo, Japan to launch a Joint Industry Project (JIP) with pipeline operators and line pipe manufacturers to evaluate the suitability of natural gas pipeline networks for transporting hydrogen.
November 4, 2021, 11:05 AM MDT
Imperial Oil Limited’s top executive says the company continues to progress toward a final investment decision on the company’s proposed diesel manufacturing facility at its Strathcona refinery near Edmonton.
October 29, 2021, 3:05 PM MDT
During Q3 2021, third-party operators were active across Western Canada and on PrairieSky Royalty Ltd.’s royalty lands with 193 wells spud (98 per cent oil).
October 25, 2021, 3 PM MDT
October 25, 2021, 3:08 PM MDT
Canadian National Railway Company anticipates significant growth in carloads related to an emerging hydrogen economy starting around 2024, says James Cairns, senior vice-president, rail-centric supply chain.
October 20, 2021, 6:55 AM MDT
Though carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS, or CCS) facility development remains a tiny fraction of overall emissions, projects in the pipeline took a dramatic jump in the first nine months of 2021, according to the Global CCS Institute.
October 14, 2021, 10:47 AM MDT