Over the first eight months of the year, a total of 6,184 wells across Canada have been permitted — about even with last year’s tally of 6,177— although year-over-year counts are up in Alberta, B.C. and Manitoba and down in Saskatchewan.
September 17, 2018, 10:10 AM MDT
Clayton (Clay) Riddell, a geologist who took Paramount Resources Ltd. public nearly 40 years ago, died on the weekend after a short illness. He was 81.
September 17, 2018, 3:18 AM MDT
Alberta Energy has reviewed its administrative processes across all commodities for the management of mineral tenure agreements that fall into rental default, a development that has changed the go-forward game plan for land and lease brokers in the province.
September 17, 2018, 8:46 AM MDT
Environmentalists who have called oilsands crude “dirty” might want to rethink that label, following the release of a study that argues that the greenhouse gas (GHG) intensity of oilsands projects is declining steadily and should be 30 per cent below 2009 levels by 2030.
September 17, 2018, 9:48 AM MDT
A spokesperson for Alberta Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd says there has been no request for government funding from a group proposing to develop an $8.5 billion bitumen refinery and petrochemical complex north of Edmonton, but if a request came “it would certainly be considered.”
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A junior operator has been developing acreage in the Montney efficiently and economically with the use of the Packers Plus StackFRAC HD multi-stage completion system. The operator wanted to maintain the proven reliability of this system as it progressed to higher density completions and deployed the next generation of sliding sleeve systems – StackFRAC HD-X.
September 17, 2018, 7:55 AM MDT
Alberta's Energy sector is a vital and substantial contributor to not only this province but also to Canada's prosperity and its standard of living. This industry has been a key foundation to the growth and success of Alberta and Canada over the last 65 years
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Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Sept. 17, 2018, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.
September 17, 2018, 11:48 AM MDT
Pieridae Energy Limited appointed Melanie Litoski as chief financial officer.
September 17, 2018, 6 AM MDT
AltaGas Ltd. filed an early warning report dated Sept. 14, 2018 advising of a change in its holdings in Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd.
September 17, 2018, 12 AM MDT
TransGlobe Energy Corporation announced that, as part of the company's ongoing succession planning, Ross Clarkson will retire as the company’s CEO effective Dec. 31, 2018.
September 17, 2018, 3:19 AM MDT
Enhance Energy Inc. has completed all required arrangements related to the previously announced project development and co-ordination agreement and long-term service agreement for the construction and operation of the Alberta Carbon Trunk Line (ACTL) with Wolf Carbon Solutions Inc.
September 17, 2018, 10:36 AM MDT
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will hold a public hearing for a regulatory appeal of a reclamation certificate for Husky Oil Operations Limited.
September 17, 2018, 11:01 AM MDT
Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. has started drilling its 20-well horizontal drill program that will run to the end of Q1 2019.
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