The British Columbia regulator’s request that Coastal GasLink Ltd. consult with Wet’suwet’en Dark House will not affect a spring construction schedule if the company receives approval for a pre-construction condition shortly after the conclusion of the 30-day process, says the company.
February 24, 2020, 11:22 AM MST
Teck Resources Limited announced Sunday it is withdrawing the Frontier project from the regulatory review process.
February 23, 2020, 7:45 PM MST
It could be at least another year until Alberta knows the outcome of its constitutional challenge to federal Bill C-69, which lists in situ oilsands as subject to federal assessment and approval, says the province’s energy minister.
February 21, 2020, 7:35 AM MST
Alberta oil and gas operators within the next month should see information on a new liability management framework but it won’t include timelines, an industry audience heard Thursday.
February 21, 2020, 7:43 AM MST
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has laid off about 200 employees as part of its reorganization that began last year but no further staff reductions are expected, a spokesperson for the regulator said Thursday.
February 21, 2020, 3:49 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has issued a safety advisory to all its regulated companies regarding the potential for failures in girth weld areas on high strength steel pipes.
February 21, 2020, 8:28 AM MST
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd’s (NGTL) proposed $2.31 billion 2021 system expansion in northwestern Alberta is in the Canadian public interest, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has determined in recommending to the federal cabinet that it be approved with 34 conditions.
February 20, 2020, 8:51 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has made recommendations to the Alberta and federal governments dealing with the cumulative effects of energy infrastructure projects in northwestern Alberta, including their effect on Indigenous peoples and woodland caribou.
February 20, 2020, 11:03 AM MST
The Alberta government plans to appeal a court decision that requires it to make a decision by the end of this month on Prosper Petroleum Limited’s proposed oilsands SAGD project northwest of Fort McMurray.
February 19, 2020, 6:54 AM MST
The Alberta government has approved Suncor Energy Inc.’s Meadow Creek West project.
February 19, 2020, 2:10 PM MST
Seeing the protests in support of the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs opposed to the Coastal GasLink pipeline, you might think the country is hopelessly polarized over energy and environment. Canadians’ views on oil and gas development, pipelines, Indigenous rights and climate action seem ever-more divergent. So do those of energy and environmental leaders.
February 18, 2020, 3:54 AM MST
Enbridge Inc. is working on additional downstream points that would potentially make the proposed contract service on the Canadian Mainline more attractive to western Canadian producers.
February 18, 2020, 8:19 AM MST
A Court of Queen’s Bench justice has given the Alberta cabinet 10 days to approve or reject Prosper Petroleum Limited’s proposed oilsands SAGD project northwest of Fort McMurray.
February 18, 2020, 12:33 PM MST
The federal government is supporting a ban on heavy fuel oil in Arctic waters, it announced today.
February 18, 2020, 12 AM MST
A small privately-held oilsands company will find out Tuesday whether the court will order the Alberta cabinet to decide within 10 days on an application for a SAGD oilsands project 100 kilometres northwest of Fort McMurray.
February 13, 2020, 12 AM MST
Citing concerns about “substantial” delay, Enbridge Inc. has rejected a request from Canadian Natural Resources Limited that a regulatory proceeding on the pipeline company’s application for contract service on the Canadian Mainline be split into two consecutive hearings.
February 10, 2020, 12 AM MST
Results from the Democratic Party’s presidential caucus in Iowa may be muddled, but it is crystal clear that two of the front runners for the nomination, Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, will do all in their power to shut down the U.S. shale industry if they become president.
February 10, 2020, 12 AM MST
Suncor Energy Inc. is offering no timeline for when its offshore Terra Nova project will resume operations as the company continues to work to address concerns of Newfoundland and Labrador regulators.
February 6, 2020, 2:24 PM MST
Deltastream Energy Corporation has applied to the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) for approval to inject sweet Clearwater solution gas from Clearwater oil production at Marten Hills in northern Alberta into a depleted Grand Rapids zone pool.
February 5, 2020, 9:06 AM MST
The ruling by the Federal Court of Appeal shows that the federal government’s renewed consultations with Indigenous communities addressed the issues identified by the Federal Court of Appeal in its August 2018 decision says Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan.
February 4, 2020, 11:57 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) says it anticipates it will hear written oral arguments in May 2020 on a detailed route hearing for the 47-kilometre Coquihalla segment of the Trans Mountain expansion, thus avoiding a one-year delay in the in-service date.
February 4, 2020, 12 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) this week is hearing oral Indigenous knowledge on an application from NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) for the 81-kilometre North Corridor expansion project in northwestern Alberta.
February 4, 2020, 12 AM MST
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) is seeking comments on Gazoduq Inc.’s proposal for a natural gas pipeline that would transport western Canadian natural gas approximately 780 kilometres from northeastern Ontario to an LNG facility at Saguenay, Que. for export.
February 3, 2020, 10:37 AM MST
Suncor Energy Inc. wants to see more information from Enbridge Inc., which has filed an application seeking regulatory approval to convert up to 90 per cent of its Canadian Mainline capacity to contract service.
January 31, 2020, 12 AM MST
The chief executive officer of Enbridge Inc. outlined Thursday how the company believes its new contracting proposal for the Mainline pipeline system meets the public interest test.
January 31, 2020, 10:39 AM MST