When the Avatar Program kicks off on June 19, it will provide an opportunity for young professionals working in the energy industry, or recently displaced by the COVID-19 pandemic, to connect and re-connect — virtually of course — to the energy workforce and industry leaders, developing business opportunities for the future.
May 28, 2020, 7:23 AM MDT
WindRiver Power Corporation says that TC Energy Corporation has closed an equity investment in Turning Point Generation (TPG), a WindRiver subsidiary.
May 20, 2020, 6 AM MDT
A new task force will help to develop a framework to develop a hydrogen economy in the Heartland region.
May 14, 2020, 10:26 AM MDT
Veteran oil men Jim Gray and Greg Stringham have seen their share of downturns from the first major oil collapse in 1986 to the aftermath of post 9/11, and in the case of Gray, the 1970s oil crises.
May 11, 2020, 6 AM MDT
Enbridge Inc. says it has agreed to sell 49 per cent of its 50 per cent interest in a three early stage French offshore wind farms to Canada Pension Plan (CPP) investments.
May 7, 2020, 11:19 AM MDT
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Could renewables come out a winner given the current state of the energy sector, as investors looking at oil and gas versus renewables decide renewable investments are safer right now given the lower oil prices? That is a possibility Binnu Jeyakumar sees, at least to some degree, given COVID-19 and the Saudi-Russia oil price war.
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When Extinction Rebellion protesters descended on streets and bridges outside the London offices of Volans Ventures consulting agency, the company’s co-founder and executive chairman, John Elkington, chose not to rage about the disruption and economic cost of the protests.
January 6, 2020, 8:47 AM MST
Proponents of a transition to a new, “green” economy like to promote wonderful new business and employment opportunities that will arise as we abandon fossil fuels to power humanity with solar, wind, biomass and the like.
December 17, 2019, 12 AM MST
The payback on renewables currently is not very enticing, says Ryan Pereira, with it taking 10 to 20 years for investors to make back their money on wind turbines and solar panels in many regions of the world — a timeframe approaching the lifecycle for many of these renewable energy assets.
December 5, 2019, 12 AM MST
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Suncor Energy Inc.’s 2020 corporate guidance focuses on driving its $2 billion of incremental free funds flow target by 2023, achieving its 2030 sustainability targets, and reflects the company’s recent 800 MW cogeneration investment announcement.
December 3, 2019, 6:33 AM MST
Terrapin Geothermics has been granted the rights to conduct testing operations and explore the geothermal potential for renewable energy of an area near Grande Prairie, says the Alberta government.
October 31, 2019, 5:32 AM MDT
A Vancouver-based clean energy start up has demonstrated forest waste can be turned into pipeline-quality renewable natural gas.
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There has been a resurgence in interest in hydrogen as the clean fuel of the future, driven by rapidly falling costs of renewable energy and technology advances that are forecast to make “green” hydrogen production cost competitive with natural gas derived hydrogen in a decade.
October 10, 2019, 11:16 AM MDT
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Razor Energy Corp. announced a financing for its geothermal power projects in Alberta.
October 1, 2019, 8:35 AM MDT
The push to cut greenhouse gas emissions may be receiving a shot in the arm recently with growing student protests, Green New Deal awareness and promotion in the U.S., and United Nations sponsored scientific reports and high level meetings, such as those taking place in New York this week, seeking to address climate change.
September 25, 2019, 8:37 AM MDT
Alberta has every right to be proud of the innovation and entrepreneurial prowess that has created, in many ways, a world-leading oil and gas sector. But that success doesn’t give it the right to disregard environmental limits and carry on business as usual in an increasingly climate conscious world, says the founder of Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
September 25, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT