Wondering where to focus your innovation and R&D efforts? By 2028, Canada Oilsands emission will reach the 100 MtC02eq emissions cap under existing technology and processes.
April 10, 2017, 7:41 AM MDT
The Global Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Institute has named Robert Mitchell as its new country lead for Canada.
April 10, 2017, 6 AM MDT
Explor Geophysical Ltd. has completed three seismic field trials of its PinPoint technology, confirming commercial viability for imaging geological targets in the oilsands region.
April 7, 2017, 6 AM MDT
Put on the headset, and virtual reality is like a waking, computer-generated lucid dream — one that can test new ideas and evaluate concepts for a cleaner, safer and less-costly oil and gas industry future.
April 6, 2017, 2:53 AM MDT
Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. recently worked with Companía General de Combustibles (CGC) to complete a 10-stage StackFRAC HD multi-stage system, the first well completed with ball-activated technology in southern Argentina's Santa Cruz province.
April 3, 2017, 7:09 AM MDT
Operators can now view and manage operational and production data on the go, with Zedi Go, a mobile application released by Zedi, a leading oil and gas SCADA solutions provider.
April 3, 2017, 9:32 AM MDT
Cenovus Energy Inc.’s acquisition of full interest in the Narrows Lake oilsands property may provide extra momentum for what could be Alberta’s first commercial deployment of a solvent-based extraction method designed to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
March 31, 2017, 10:29 AM MDT
DIVERGENT Energy Services Corp. announced that a linear electromagnetic submersible was successfully reinstalled into a client oil well in southeast Saskatchewan on March 24 and has been pumping continuously since the start of the test.
March 28, 2017, 7:20 AM MDT
New technology being developed by SAGD operators could effectively eliminate CO2 emissions from the steam generation process, the largest source of greenhouse gas releases from in situ bitumen production.
March 24, 2017, 6:58 AM MDT
An exciting future filled with revolutionary technologies may await the oilsands sector, but there are innovation steps that must occur in the interim for the resource to reach its full potential, heard an oilsands conference.
March 24, 2017, 6:58 AM MDT
A tiny British-based company that acquired Ivanhoe Energy Inc.’s partial upgrading technology hopes to build a commercial demonstration plant if an oilsands partner will pay for it.
March 23, 2017, 6 AM MDT
STEP Energy Servcies reports that just two weeks after C08 tagged in at 7,115 metres (23,343 feet), the same rig broke yet another coiled tubing depth record on March 3.
March 20, 2017, 7:12 AM MDT
The emerging Internet of Things (IoT) means different things to different industries, but it will have far reaching implications for consumers and industry alike in future years, participants in a University of Calgary sponsored Distinguished Speaker Panel said this week.
March 17, 2017, 11:27 AM MDT
Cenovus Energy Inc. is seeking regulatory approval to inject natural gas into a vertical well to re-pressure the gas cap at three SAGD well pads.
March 15, 2017, 6 AM MDT
DIVERGENT Energy Services Corp. is currently waiting for its industry partner to assign a service rig for the installation of the Linear Pump.
March 15, 2017, 8 AM MDT
Mazatlan — Alberta’s two largest and oldest universities have signed deals with the Mexican government that will help it shift to a free market energy sector economy — and while much of that assistance will centre around better technologies to develop unconventional resources in the country — one initiative is aimed at preventing thieves from stealing gasoline from the Mexico’s pipelines.
March 14, 2017, 10:31 AM MDT
The University of Calgary, in collaboration with Mexican universities and research institutes, has received $44 million (MXN$646,940,122) in funding for four knowledge networks to support joint research projects that will aid energy reforms in Mexico.
March 13, 2017, 10:30 AM MDT
When Mexico introduced sweeping energy reforms in 2014 that ended 75 years of the state’s oil and gas monopoly, it opened up a vast pipeline to international investments with the goal of reversing years of declining production and revenues.
March 13, 2017, 11:55 AM MDT
Trican Well Service says it recently pumped 5,550 tonnes of proppant into seven wells across the Deep Basin and Montney, using the latest generation of its chemically-enhanced proppant coating, SandStill.
March 13, 2017, 8:21 AM MDT
Federal Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna had a simple message for a Calgary business audience Thursday: climate action is the competitive advantage to the country.
March 10, 2017, 4:57 AM MST
The success of a $75 million federal funding injection into the University of Calgary will be measured in a way that is not “business as usual” for academia, says one of the school’s lead energy researchers.
March 7, 2017, 8:38 AM MST
Nsolv Corporation has completed the optimization phase of its pilot project, “with exceptional results.”
March 7, 2017, 6:50 AM MST
Alberta could become an international hub for development of new technology designed to produce profitable uses for carbon dioxide, the primary greenhouse gas blamed for creating climate change, say industry and government officials who announced financing for a new CO2 test facility in southeast Calgary.
March 6, 2017, 9:50 AM MST
Production Plus Energy Services Inc. says it is expanding its product line with the launch of a new retrievable HEAL Slickline System.
March 6, 2017, 8:56 AM MST
Typical of the industry, demand for Canyon Services Group Inc.’s services “far outweighs” its ability to supply crews as commodity prices improve and producers are putting them back to work, a conference call heard this morning.
March 3, 2017, 11:39 AM MST