Despite the challenges faced by the Canadian oil and gas sector, there is a bright future for those who have been employed in it or who hope to be, the head of a new cleantech accelerator and venture capital fund told a virtual audience.
February 1, 2021, 10:33 AM MST
January 27, 2021, 12 AM MST
The story of humanity largely is the story of harnessing energy, suggests Kevin Krausert, chief executive officer and co-founder of Avatar Innovations Inc. Perhaps for hundreds of thousands of years, he notes, the human species existed in the dark and cold, quite literally, before mastering the “transformational tool” that is fire.
January 19, 2021, 6 AM MST
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The federal government’s small modular reactors (SMR) action plan seeks to advance the safe and responsible development and deployment of SMRs through a pan-Canadian approach in partnership with provincial and territorial governments, Indigenous peoples, organized labour, utilities, industry, innovators, academia and civil society.
December 18, 2020, 11:35 AM MST
For associations representing the interests of companies in the oil and gas sector, the energy transition provides an impetus for at least some of them to broaden their membership in line with what it means to work in energy.
December 16, 2020, 6 AM MST
Keyera Corp. and Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. have signed a 15-year PPA.
December 15, 2020, 4:21 AM MST
Consolidation has been picking up in the Canadian oilpatch lately, which begs the question: Could this trend carry over to industry associations?
December 14, 2020, 6 AM MST
Canada is at an economic crossroads.
December 9, 2020, 12 AM MST
Enbridge Inc. is beginning to leverage its renewable capabilities to self-power its existing North American Liquids and Gas Transmission pipelines, the company’s virtual investor day heard Tuesday.
December 9, 2020, 4:51 AM MST
Enerkem is proposing the construction of a $875 million biofuel plant in Varennes, in the Greater Montréal area.
December 8, 2020, 8:04 AM MST
December 8, 2020, 8:59 AM MST
There is “renewed focus” on national energy security, says Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan, and Canadian leadership consistently highlights the importance of continental energy security with those in power south of the border — be it with the outgoing Donald Trump presidential administration or the incoming Joe Biden one.
December 7, 2020, 10:40 AM MST
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ESG, renewables and Alberta's path to a digital economy will be an important part of a successful and sustained economic recovery in Alberta, says the chief executive of ATB Financial.
November 30, 2020, 6 AM MST
A new report by Sproule that takes an initial look at United States’ president-elect Joe Biden’s potential energy policies says that from a Canadian perspective his administration’s handling of the Keystone XL pipeline will be front and centre in the coming months.
November 26, 2020, 9:22 AM MST
November 26, 2020, 7:53 AM MST
Canada has a “pretty big gap” in terms of a concise strategy on energy research and development, says Monica Gattinger, Positive Energy chair and director of the University of Ottawa’s Institute for Science, Society and Policy.
November 25, 2020, 6 AM MST
With more than 80 per cent of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions currently associated with the energy system, deep reductions in emissions likely will be needed across the system and economy to achieve a target of net-zero emissions by 2050, says a new study by the Canada Energy Regulator (CER).
November 25, 2020, 9:18 AM MST
Using high heat, high pressure and water to turn agriculture and food processing waste into renewable natural gas and organic fertilizer, BioRefinex will soon demonstrate the full scope of its thermal hydrolysis technology for the first time in Alberta and in the world.
November 24, 2020, 6 AM MST
November 23, 2020, 8:56 AM MST
Forecast WCSB supply growth of up to eight bcf/d by 2030 to 23 bcf/d will provide an opportunity for TC Energy Corporation to extend its system to capture Montney region volumes, a senior executive said Tuesday.
November 18, 2020, 6:20 AM MST
Avatar Innovations Inc. launched today the first innovation accelerator focused on supporting the development of cleantech and clean energy solutions with the support of industry and in collaboration with Indigenous peoples.
November 18, 2020, 2:43 PM MST
Kevin Krausert has resigned as president and chief executive officer of Beaver Drilling Ltd. to pursue the new role of CEO at Avatar Innovations Inc.
November 16, 2020, 1:05 PM MST