The Alberta government is continuing to discuss with the federal government a provincial equivalency agreement for new federal methane regulations that came into effect Jan. 1, 2020.
April 21, 2020, 9:30 AM MDT
Canadian crude-by-rail volumes climbed in February to a new record, although numbers from the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) released this afternoon were from a period before the full effects of demand destruction from COVID-19 isolation measures and the Saudi-Russia price war took hold. c
April 21, 2020, 4:19 PM MDT
The Alberta government will be launching a procurement process to take a large inventory of unremediated wells to complete reclamation work with money from the federal government, Premier Jason Kenney said Friday.
April 20, 2020, 12 AM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has approved as filed an application from TransCanada PipeLines Limited for a Canadian Mainline settlement designed to facilitate the cost-effective transportation of natural gas from Western Canada to eastern markets.
April 20, 2020, 10:27 AM MDT
Indigenous communities that need more time for industry consultations during the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for a timeline extension, says the Alberta government.
April 20, 2020, 3:31 PM MDT
The BC Oil & Gas Commission (OGC) is deferring the payment due date for the 2019/20 annual pipeline liability levy from 30 days to 90 days.
April 16, 2020, 4 AM MDT
Responding to a written request from the province of Quebec, the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) says it has extended the 180-day time limit for the planning phase under the Impact Assessment Act for Gazoduq Inc.'s proposed pipeline project.
April 15, 2020, 11:16 AM MDT
Campus Energy Partners Suffield LP has filed an application with the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) for the approval of revised tolls and conditions of service for its Suffield pipeline system, effective July 1, 2019.
April 13, 2020, 9:27 AM MDT
Energy Minister Sonya Savage in a ministerial order has temporarily suspended a number of reporting requirements that affect the energy industry, citing the COVID-19 outbreak that may affect the availability of industry staff and limit capacity to comply with reporting requirements.
April 13, 2020, 10:29 AM MDT
The greatest opportunity Canada has in the “current health and economic collapse” is to reset national priorities, Mac Van Wielingen says. He noted that the country was already in a slow-burning crisis long before COVID-19.
April 9, 2020, 7:37 AM MDT
Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC has warned that a delay in the S’ólh Téméxw Stewardship Alliance (STSA) Phase 1 detailed route hearing in the British Columbia Interior could cause “material adverse impacts” to the expansion project and the Canadian public interest.
April 6, 2020, 11:24 AM MDT
The president of an oil and gas consulting firm has been appointed by cabinet to a five-year term as chair of the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) board of directors, effective April 15.
April 6, 2020, 12 AM MDT
April 3, 2020, 8:07 AM MDT
A bill currently before the Alberta legislature will expand the authority of the industry-funded Orphan Well Association (OWA), including the ability to use the fund to pay for costs associated with the full life cycle management of wells and well sites, facilities and facility sites and associated infrastructure.
April 2, 2020, 7:41 AM MDT
Obsidian Energy Ltd. received notification from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) that the company has not regained compliance with the NYSE's continued listing standard regarding share price.
April 2, 2020, 10:31 AM MDT
The Alberta government will invest C$1.5 billion as equity in the Keystone XL pipeline and will backstop a $6 billion loan to enable TC Energy Corporation to begin immediate construction on the Alberta segment of the US$8 billion project.
March 31, 2020, 9:30 AM MDT
Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. and its subsidiary will appear in provincial court June 12, 2020 in Coronation to face charges under the Water Act.
March 30, 2020, 4:10 PM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) is postponing the technical conference for the Enbridge Inc. Mainline contracting application that was planned for April 8, 2020.
March 30, 2020, 12 AM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has approved an application from NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) for system rate design and services, finding that it will result in tolls that are just and reasonable and not unjustly discriminatory.
March 26, 2020, 7:07 AM MDT
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has directed NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) to further evaluate potential cross subsidization between delivery points on its system.
March 26, 2020, 7:19 AM MDT
March 26, 2020, 10:47 AM MDT
Alberta’s energy industry will receive up to $113 million in relief following an announcement by the Alberta government that it will fund the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) industry levy for six months as part of the action to protect jobs and provide immediate economic relief to the sector.
March 23, 2020, 6:59 AM MDT
With no end in sight to the COVID-19 outbreak, Canadian regulatory bodies, like the companies they oversee, are making changes to the way they operate.
March 23, 2020, 1:16 PM MDT
Amid the deferral of one project and the suspension of major activities on another offshore Newfoundland project, the region’s energy regulator has ordered all operators to remove non-essential staff from rigs and worksites.
March 23, 2020, 10:44 AM MDT
A record amount of Canadian crude-by-rail exports was reported this morning by the Canada Energy Regular (CER).
March 20, 2020, 10:13 AM MDT