Slashing methane emissions from oil and gas operations represents both challenge and opportunity. Today, the DOB features Part 5 in a five-part series, written by our technology editor Maurice Smith, that examines how to turn emissions reductions into profits. Part 1 is available here. Part 2 is available here. Part 3 is available here. And Part 4 is available here.
February 1, 2019, 11:08 AM MST
Imperial Oil Limited was ramping up its crude-by-rail activity even faster than expected at the end of 2018, with the company responsible for approximately half of total volumes moving out of Western Canada. But in a dramatic shift, Imperial says it is now rapidly ramping down, and expects to reach zero bbls moving by rail this month.
February 1, 2019, 11:24 AM MST
Alberta Independent Senator Doug Black is renewing his call for the Senate committee studying Bill C-69 to conduct public hearings on the bill across Canada.
February 1, 2019, 11:30 AM MST
In January 2019, active rig counts in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin dropped to a range of 165 to 230 rigs (28–40 per cent of the fleet was active), down from 248 to 358 rigs at work in January 2018 (40–58 per cent of the fleet was active).
February 1, 2019, 9:21 AM MST
Alberta Energy says it is addressing concerns from some operators of “unintended consequence” from current curtailment rules.
February 1, 2019, 11:54 AM MST
Pembina Pipeline Corporation has approved an additional expansion of its Peace Pipeline system (Phase VIII), which will accommodate incremental customer demand in the Montney area by debottlenecking constraints, accessing downstream capacity, and further enhancing product segregation on the system.
February 1, 2019, 7:25 AM MST
A National Energy Board jurisdictional hearing on the Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. pipeline will wrap up April 29-May 3, 2019, in Calgary with oral summary argument followed by CGL’s oral reply argument.
February 1, 2019, 6:02 AM MST
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Drilling rig activity in Western Canada and the Top 10 active operators as of Feb. 1, 2019, as reported this morning by Rig Locator.
February 1, 2019, 9:30 AM MST
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Bryan Cox has been appointed president and CEO of the BC LNG Alliance.
February 1, 2019, 10:02 AM MST
Prairie Provident Resources Inc. says it significantly grew its higher-value liquids reserves in 2018, with total proved liquids reserves of 16.25 million bbls representing 73 per cent of proved reserves.
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Ensign Energy Services Inc. and Trinidad Drilling Ltd. announced that at a meeting, holders of common shares of Trinidad approved the amalgamation of Trinidad and Ensign Holdings Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ensign.
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