January 6, 2020, 7:32 AM MST
Responding to a complaint from Phillips 66 Canada Ltd. about a proposed 22.5 per cent increase in 2020 variable tolls on the Keystone Canadian pipeline system, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has determined the revised tolls should be interim as of Jan. 1, 2020.
January 3, 2020, 6 AM MST
The BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) is reminding industry and other stakeholders of new regulations and guidelines which take effect on Jan. 1, 2020.
December 30, 2019, 11:01 AM MST
Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. has filed an application with the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) under section 80 of the Oil and Gas Conservation Act (OGCA) for a pooling order.
December 30, 2019, 9:12 AM MST
There’s a sort of “second gold rush” in B.C. right now, according to Dave Nikolejsin, with LNG Canada’s FID encouraging many companies to see what gas resources they might have overlooked or what else might be found.
December 24, 2019, 7:15 AM MST
Suncor Energy Inc. is planning to expand its implementation of solvent co-injection at the Firebag SAGD project from four well pairs to 38 well pairs, starting in 2022.
December 23, 2019, 12 AM MST
Section 54 of the federal methane regulations requires that upstream oil and gas facilities in Alberta covered by the federal methane regulations be registered, according to a new information letter from the Alberta government.
December 23, 2019, 2:47 PM MST
TransCanada PipeLines Limited has filed an application with the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) for approval of a six-year negotiated and unanimously supported settlement on Canadian Mainline tolls.
December 20, 2019, 8:47 AM MST
British Columbia’s new Environmental Assessment Act is now in force.
December 20, 2019, 9:47 AM MST
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) is to present final reply argument and any reply to comments on conditions for its proposed $632 million North Corridor expansion before the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) on April 23, 2020.
December 20, 2019, 11:11 AM MST
A proposal to introduce firm service on Enbridge Inc.’s Canadian Mainline in response to shipper requests is an important step to locking in long-term demand for Canadian crude to support future price outlooks, says a senior company executive.
December 19, 2019, 2:43 PM MST
The Government of Alberta and Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) are partnering to streamline rules for service rig support vehicles, including equipment trucks, pump and tank trucks, as well as crew trailers.
December 19, 2019, 1:41 PM MST
Following the lead of the federal government, Alberta is undertaking a major re-scoping of work with the goal to establish rules to allow for release of process-affected water back into the Athabasca River from any oilsands mine by 2023.
December 18, 2019, 4:12 AM MST
An exploration drilling program by CNOOC Petroleum North America ULC in the Flemish Pass Basin offshore Newfoundland and Labrador will be allowed to proceed.
December 18, 2019, 11:06 AM MST
December 18, 2019, 7:59 AM MST
It’s unlikely the project list for the federal government’s new Impact Assessment Act will be a “disabler” of new major infrastructure projects, especially oil and gas pipelines, a new study has concluded.
December 17, 2019, 9:07 AM MST
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) in its 2019 annual plan filed with the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has identified 10 facilities on which it is proposing to spend a total of $1.445 billion with target in-service dates in November 2022 and April 2023.
December 17, 2019, 1:33 PM MST
The BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) is developing a restoration framework to address recommendations from the auditor general of British Columbia to manage non-operating oil and gas sites.
December 17, 2019, 1:56 PM MST
With federal methane emissions reductions rules set to come into effect in January, oil and gas producing provinces seeking to apply their own equivalence regulations to supersede the federal ones have run out of time to avoid at least initial implementation of the federal rules.
December 16, 2019, 12 AM MST
Alberta's energy regulator is encouraging companies to innovate to further reduce the cost of emissions compliance.
December 16, 2019, 5:43 AM MST
Completion of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is among the top priorities identified by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in a recently-released mandate letter to Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan.
December 16, 2019, 12 AM MST
Enbridge Inc.’s entire Westcoast Energy Inc. system is back to full operating pressure after a pipeline rupture and fire last year on a 36-inch loop of the T-South system northeast of Prince George.
December 16, 2019, 9:52 AM MST
Bruderheim Energy Terminal Limited (BETL), a subsidiary of Cenovus Energy Inc., has applied to the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) for approval to build and operate a diluent recovery unit (DRU) at the existing Bruderheim Energy Terminal (BET).
December 13, 2019, 11:37 AM MST
December 13, 2019, 8:39 AM MST
Geoscience BC will be supporting a series of four new research projects to generate new public science about the relationship between earthquakes and natural gas development.
December 12, 2019, 9:59 AM MST