Oil and gas companies in the province kept up water recycling efforts across industry sectors in 2018 in order to reduce their need for freshwater, says a newly-released Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) report.
August 14, 2019, 10:43 AM MDT
New federal legislation regulating resource projects, including a new Impact Assessment Act and the replacement of the National Energy Board (NEB)with the new Canadian Energy Regulator, will come into force Aug. 28, 2019.
August 13, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The last few years are a vivid reminder that federalism is pivotal to energy and climate change policy. In late 2015, intergovernmental collaboration hit a high with the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change. Provinces and the federal government were singing from the same song sheet.
August 13, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT
The federal government is seeking public input until Aug. 30, 2019 on a draft strategic assessment of climate change.
August 13, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Corridor Resources Inc. says the New Brunswick government has advised the company that it is unable to consider applications for an exemption to the regional moratorium on hydraulic fracturing as they undertake a consultation process with the New Brunswick First Nations.
August 13, 2019, 8:58 AM MDT
Oral cross examination for NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s (NGTL) proposed 2021 system expansion project began this morning before the National Energy Board (NEB) in Calgary.
August 12, 2019, 10:16 AM MDT
Although Enbridge Inc. doesn't expect to file an application for contract capacity on the Canadian Mainline with the National Energy Board (NEB) until later this year, a producer group is urging the regulator to move cautiously.
August 12, 2019, 12 AM MDT
August 9, 2019, 11:03 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) has dismissed an application for review from the Samson Cree Nation which had sought to have the board consider greenhouse gas emissions in the hearing on NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s proposed 2021 system expansion.
August 7, 2019, 2:19 PM MDT
As one of Canada’s leading energy researchers, Monica Gattinger has long been miffed at the state of flux that the country’s energy information system has long been in.
August 7, 2019, 12 AM MDT
It’s been under the radar, but various federal government agencies are slowly making progress on upgrading the way Canada’s energy data and analysis is collected and disseminated in an effort to create the Canadian Centre for Energy Information.
August 6, 2019, 8:23 AM MDT
Enbridge Inc. believes that despite legal threats from the state of Michigan there is a low probability of a shutdown of the Line 5 pipeline beneath the Straits of Mackinac prior to the construction of a tunnel to replace it, says the company’s chief executive.
August 6, 2019, 12 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) has cleared Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC to begin construction at the Burnaby terminal, Westridge Marine terminal (WMT) and Burnaby Mountain tunnel portal by Aug. 5, 2019.
August 6, 2019, 10:33 AM MDT
Shippers on the Enbridge Inc. Mainline who have faced apportionment for a number of years will benefit from approximately 85,000 bbls/d of additional throughput from Western Canada late this year, says the company.
August 2, 2019, 11:27 AM MDT
Several key oil and gas executives will take part in a panel discussion designed to help the government find unnecessary spending.
August 2, 2019, 11:41 AM MDT
Coastal GasLink Pipelines Ltd. has discovered a number of instances where approved Archaeological Impact Assessments AIAs were not in place prior to start of construction, the company said following an internal audit across the 670-kilometre right-of-way,
August 2, 2019, 6:41 AM MDT
The Alberta Capital Cost Index (ACCI) will be set at 0.90 effective Jan. 1, 2020, the Alberta Department of Energy has announced.
July 31, 2019, 12 AM MDT
Canadian Natural Resources Limited has received Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) approval for three pipelines and a free-standing liner within an existing pipeline in the Dunvegan Field in northwest Alberta.
July 31, 2019, 12 AM MDT
A future physical connection between the Coastal GasLink pipeline and the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System is probable, based on the evidence submitted to a recent jurisdictional hearing, says the National Energy Board (NEB).
July 29, 2019, 7:27 AM MDT
July 29, 2019, 10:47 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) has determined that the Coastal GasLink pipeline project does not fall within its jurisdiction.
July 26, 2019, 3:20 PM MDT
Teck Resources Limited’s proposed Frontier oilsands mine and processing plant north of Fort McMurray is in the public interest due to its economic benefits despite the fact it likely will result in significant adverse environmental effects, a Joint Review Panel has found.
July 26, 2019, 6:53 AM MDT
Teck Resources Limited is planning to reclaim the Frontier oilsands project footprint to equivalent land capability and relies on reclamation as the key mitigation measure for various environmental effects, said the Joint Review Panel report on the project released on Thursday.
July 26, 2019, 7:06 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) will release its decision on the jurisdiction over the Coastal GasLink pipeline project proceeding today, after 2:30 p.m. Mountain time.
July 26, 2019, 10:33 AM MDT
July 26, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT