Changes in the regulatory environment are one of the key factors affecting the competitiveness of the Canadian pipeline industry, according to a report commissioned by the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA).
April 3, 2019, 10:48 AM MDT
The Jason Kenney-led United Conservative Party released its election 2019 platform and defending the province’s embattled oil and gas sector was front and centre.
April 2, 2019, 6 AM MDT
Shippers on the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.’s (NGTL) North Montney Mainline will face higher tolls, including a surcharge, if the National Energy Board (NEB) approves the company’s application for a contested rates and services settlement.
April 1, 2019, 6 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) has agreed to a request from TransCanada PipeLines Limited for a modified timetable moving directly to written arguments on its application for North Bay Junction long-term fixed price (NBJLTFP) service.
April 1, 2019, 9:40 AM MDT
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Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has ordered state departments and agencies to take no further action on legislation enacted in late 2018 authorizing construction of an oil pipeline tunnel beneath lakes Huron and Michigan.
March 29, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT
The National Energy Board (NEB) over the past two years has been stepping up its Indigenous engagement activity in terms of additional funding and staffing, says a senior executive with the regulator.
March 28, 2019, 8:41 AM MDT
March 27, 2019, 9:40 AM MDT
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has granted a request from Canadian Natural Resources Limited to allow it to continue operating the Peace River thermal oilsands project without meeting water recycling regulations for another 10 years.
March 27, 2019, 11:12 AM MDT
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has decided that a hearing is not necessary to consider the concerns in a Canadian Natural Resources Limited statement of concern about the proposed transfer of oil and gas licences.
March 26, 2019, 9:23 AM MDT
It’s been a tough — and busy — four years for Premier Rachel Notley and her government who have had to deal with an Alberta economy devastated by low prices while oilsands production continued to grow and anticipated pipeline capacity was delayed.
March 25, 2019, 6 AM MDT
Ahead of a speech to the Economic Club of Canada on Monday in Calgary, federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced that the government would examine the possibility of Indigenous “economic participation” in the Trans Mountain expansion project.
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March 22, 2019, 8:01 AM MDT
The McKay Métis are asking the Supreme Court of Canada to hear an appeal of the Rigel oilsands project in a case that was filed this week.
March 22, 2019, 9:27 AM MDT
WesPac Midstream-Vancouver’s proposal to build the Tilbury Pacific LNG marine jetty on the Fraser River in Delta, B.C., reached a new milestone with the filing of an application for an Environmental Assessment Certificate with the B.C. Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) and the start of a new public consultation period.
March 22, 2019, 9:34 AM MDT
The federal government’s proposed Bill C-69 will only exacerbate the current flight of capital out of the Canadian oil and gas sector, affecting workers across Canada, the Senate committee studying the bill heard this morning.
March 21, 2019, 11:36 AM MDT
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An independent scientific review of hydraulic fracturing in British Columbia has found that while there is a strong regulatory framework, further research is needed to support the responsible development of the province’s shale gas resources.
March 20, 2019, 4:14 AM MDT
Anomalous induced seismicity (AIS) related to hydraulic fracturing and wastewater disposal was a key subject of concern expressed by representatives of a wide variety of groups, according to a report produced by an independent scientific review of hydraulic fracturing in British Columbia.
March 20, 2019, 4:17 AM MDT
Canadian Natural Resources Limited will soon officially become the owner of Laricina Energy Ltd.’s oilsands operating approvals.
March 20, 2019, 6 AM MDT
March 20, 2019, 9:52 AM MDT
Continued attempts by industry and the Alberta government to placate the wishes of anti-oil proponents by seeking social acceptance have arguably failed miserably.
March 19, 2019, 7:46 AM MDT