The oilsands subsidiary of Japan Petroleum Exploration Company Limited has raised concerns that plans by Enbridge Inc. to offer priority access for Mainline volumes will result in the consolidation of pipeline capacity in the hands of foreign interests.
June 20, 2019, 7:45 AM MDT
The technical issues with the Sturgeon Refinery project may be linked to technology not proven as a way to process bitumen, says an expert in gasification technology.
June 20, 2019, 10:42 AM MDT
Mikisew Group of Companies and Sodexo Canada have changed the name of their oilsands joint venture in a bid to gain visibility in the Wood Buffalo region.
June 19, 2019, 7:55 AM MDT
Whether it’s the Coastal GasLink natural gas pipeline to the LNG Canada terminal at Kitimat or the Trans Mountain expansion, there’s an expectation that Indigenous communities and their members need to share in the benefits if projects are to proceed.
June 18, 2019, 10:54 AM MDT
Operators licensed 743 new wells across the country last month, down 14 per cent from 864 wells granted authorization in May 2018, with permitting down in all four western provinces compared to a year ago.
June 14, 2019, 8:40 AM MDT
June 14, 2019, 7:59 AM MDT
Given her role as an executive with one of Canada’s largest real estate organizations, Cheryl de Paoli has attended numerous meetings, conferences and summits — but the one she attended early this year, where the future of Alberta’s energy sector and its economy were discussed, stands out in her mind as one of the most productive discussions she has ever been involved in.
June 11, 2019, 10:09 AM MDT
For the first time last year, Alberta produced an average of three million bbls/d of raw bitumen, says the Alberta Energy Regulator in a new report, ST98 Alberta Energy Outlook.
June 10, 2019, 9:45 AM MDT
Total capital expenditures in the conventional oil and gas and oilsands sectors decreased by six per cent in 2018, reaching C$28.9 billion, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) said in a new report this morning.
June 7, 2019, 11:42 AM MDT
June 4, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT
Technological innovation and a national energy strategy could catalyze change for the oil and gas industry struggling to emerge from the deepest downturn in a generation, according to PwC Canada's 2019 Energy Visions report.
May 27, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Canadian Natural Resources Limited continues to double down on both its support for the Alberta government’s mandatory production curtailment program and its call for improvements to the current pipeline nomination process.
May 9, 2019, 11:29 AM MDT
Suncor Energy Inc. reported record synthetic crude oil production in the first quarter as the company opted to reach for higher value of fewer bbls during Alberta’s ongoing curtailment order.
May 2, 2019, 9:35 AM MDT
The project that started Husky Energy Inc.’s prolific thermal heavy oil development strategy in Saskatchewan is being abandoned after almost 40 years of operations.
April 29, 2019, 6 AM MDT
Imperial Oil Limited is lowering its capital spending guidance as a result of its decision to slow down development of the Aspen oilsands project.
April 26, 2019, 7:18 AM MDT
Imperial Oil Limited will ramp-up spending on the Aspen project when the timing and conditions are right.
April 26, 2019, 3:26 PM MDT
April 26, 2019, 10:04 AM MDT
April 26, 2019, 10:18 AM MDT
Canada’s transition to low-emission energy sources is underway but it remains one of the most emission-intensive nations in the world, according to a new report from the National Energy Board (NEB).
April 26, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Oil and natural gas producing provinces are expected to combine for higher royalty revenue in 2019/2020, according to budget estimates—the final government to issue a budget will be Alberta.
April 22, 2019, 7:45 AM MDT
Alberta UCP Leader Jason Kenney says that if elected premier his government would consult industry on changes to the province’s methane regulations to minimize costs to industry, although he isn’t promising to scrap them.
April 15, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The three finalists in the oilsands operational excellence category are all about finding economic means to solving environmental challenges, including improving water use, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, and reducing energy use.
April 15, 2019, 8:50 AM MDT
Bitumen volumes at Alberta’s thermal oilsands projects bounced back in February, likely in part due to easing of the province’s oil curtailment order.
April 11, 2019, 6 AM MDT
April 11, 2019, 10:55 AM MDT
Imperial Oil Limited is being met with surprise, confusion and concern about Canada’s regulatory actions in 100 per cent of its investor meetings, senior vice-president Theresa Redburn told senators studying the proposed Bill C-69 in Calgary on Tuesday.
April 10, 2019, 11:21 AM MDT