B.C. had a quiet land sale in April as, after a brisk start to the year, things have cooled off in the natural gas-prone province.
April 20, 2018, 6 AM MDT
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The Alberta government on Wednesday attracted $3.98 million in bonus bids — only 14 parcels were on offer for the April 18 auction.
April 19, 2018, 4:49 AM MDT
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April 19, 2018, 6:54 AM MDT
Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. was a successful bidder on two sections of land in the recent Saskatchewan Crown land sale.
April 19, 2018, 7:43 AM MDT
The April offering of Crown petroleum and natural gas rights (P&NG) in Saskatchewan — the first of the 2018/2019 fiscal year — raised $2.86 million in revenue for the province on Tuesday, which is approximately double the amount raised in the April public offering in 2017.
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The Alberta government kicked off its second-quarter land sale schedule with a $5.64-million auction, the second lowest so far this year.
April 5, 2018, 6:27 AM MDT
After plunging during the downturn, Alberta’s average land sale prices rebounded last year and have held steady so far this year, averaging $309.26, down slightly from the overall 2017 average of $374.91.
April 5, 2018, 7:16 AM MDT
The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) has issued calls for bids for exploration licences in the Eastern Newfoundland and Jeanne d’Arc regions, as well as a call for bids for a production licence, in the Jeanne d’Arc region.
April 5, 2018, 10:27 AM MDT
Crescent Point Energy Corp. outlined its land position in the emerging East Shale Duvernay light oil resource play, which totals over 355,000 net acres, or approximately 555 net sections, at a low entry cost of approximately $315 per acre.
April 4, 2018, 3:06 AM MDT
Over 80 per cent of land sale spending in the first quarter of 2018 in Western Canada was directed at Alberta.
April 3, 2018, 6 AM MDT
Scott Land & Lease Ltd. was the top buyer of Crown land in the first quarter of 2018.
April 3, 2018, 6:41 AM MDT
The top 10 bonus parcels during the first quarter of 2018 were dominated by Alberta—nine were purchased in the province during the three-month period.
April 3, 2018, 6 AM MDT
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The third round in Mexico’s auction of its oil and gas assets, formerly held by state-owned monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), which was held Tuesday, was deemed very successful by the country’s senior energy officials, with 16 of 35 blocks in the shallow Gulf of Mexico awarded.
March 28, 2018, 6 AM MDT
The Government of Saskatchewan expects industry to keep acquiring available Crown tenure through sales this year in areas providing the highest investment returns.
March 26, 2018, 6 AM MDT
The B.C. government’s fiscal year land sale revenue rebounded to $140.93 million in 2017/2018, up 130 per cent from the previous fiscal year.
March 23, 2018, 8:41 AM MDT
Alberta’s Wednesday land sale produced the lowest bonus haul of the calendar year so far, but it capped a fiscal year in which bonus bids more than doubled.
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Four of the top five Alberta parcels, by bonus paid, come from the most recent land sale on March 7, 2018.
March 9, 2018, 9:35 AM MST
Industry paid $44.23 million into provincial coffers on Wednesday in an unusual Alberta land sale that featured some very high bids mixed in with a pile of "no offers" and also some basement low bids.
March 8, 2018, 6 AM MST