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News Energy Government Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
October 29, 2020  

Inquiry into Alberta oil and gas critics extended to Jan. 31

Looking at foreign interests bankrolling campaigns against fossil fuel development.

News Energy General
October 29, 2020  

Husky pipeline spills 900K litres of produced water in NW Alberta

Leak was discovered on Oct. 26 in the Rainbow Lake area and some of the water spilled into nearby muskeg.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Operations
October 28, 2020  

Cenovus targets up to 25% workforce reductions with Husky takeover

8,600 employees and contractors currently working at the two companies.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 28, 2020  

Suncor relocating its PetroCanada HQ to Calgary from Ontario

Shift to remain competitive by integrating the downstream business with the rest of the company.

News Energy General Sustainability
October 26, 2020  

Maxim Power switches from coal to natural gas near Grande Cache

GE Gas Power helps with the conversion, power plant now generates half the NOx emissions of coal.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 26, 2020  

Cenovus to buy Husky Energy for $3.8B in shares, Pourbaix is CEO

He says combined company will be better able to weather energy market volatility, generate more cash flow, reduce debt and cut costs.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 26, 2020  

Inquiry into oil and gas foes to deliver report next year: Kenney

Government contends foreign interests have been working to undermine the industry for years.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 23, 2020  

Biden calls for ‘transition’ from oil, GOP sees opening

Campaign’s climate plan calls for the US to have net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 22, 2020  

Colorado group appeals to Canadians over CPP-owned energy firm

Boulder residents ask fro an end to investments in Crestone Peak Resources, accused of polluting their air and water.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
October 21, 2020  

Oil output still down after restoring some COVID cutbacks: CER

Supply slipped by as much as 972,000 barrels per day by mid-May, about 700,000 bpd brought back online by early October.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 19, 2020  

Alberta cuts deal on municipal oilpatch levies; not unpaid property taxes

Industry will get a three-year break on property taxes for new wells, pipelines and new equipment.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 19, 2020  

Oil price stall, global uncertainty prompt caution from energy companies

Analyst says drawdowns are constructive, but the market remains reliant on drastic production cuts from OPEC+ to restore balance.

News Energy General Sustainability
October 15, 2020  

$42M Niagara Falls RNG plant to be fuelled by landfill waste

Enbridge to implement a pilot volunteer renewable natural gas program in Ontario starting in 2021.

News Energy General
October 14, 2020  

EU to tackle methane gases, boost energy efficiency

Wants to slash greenhouse gas emissions to at least 55% of what they were in 1990 over the next decade.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
October 13, 2020  

Trudeau delivers another blow to energy, mining sectors

Plan requiring projects to describe how they will achieve net-zero emissions may not even be feasible.

News Energy General
October 13, 2020  

Caisse buying portfolio of solar power assets in Spain from Q-Energy

Produces enough electricity (355,000 MWh annually) to supply more than 115,000 households.

News Energy General Operations Production
October 8, 2020  

Uncertain future of refinery raises spectre of propane shortages in NL

Irving Oil has abandoned its planned purchase of the plant from its New York owners.

News Energy Government General
October 8, 2020  

Alberta wants to clear the way for ‘untapped’ geothermal energy

Legislation would set the stage for further development of geothermal energy, which comes from heat beneath the earth.

News Energy General
October 8, 2020  

X-energy working with OPG to advance clean energy tech in Canada

SMR design integrates into large, regional electricity systems as source of low-carbon power.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 7, 2020  

Uncertainty as union braces for layoffs at Newfoundland refinery

Not yet certain how many will lose their jobs or what will happen to the 135,000-barrel-a-day facility.

News Energy General
October 6, 2020  

Discussions about NL oil refinery future ongoing: Premier

Furey recognizes these are difficult and uncertain times for the refinery’s workers.

News Energy General
October 6, 2020  

Carbon capture project would be largest in world: officials

Energy secretary calls it a game changer for fossil-fuel generation in the US and around the world.

News Energy General Operations
October 5, 2020  

Safetyscope provides new field support for Hydro One workers

Will provide the utility with confined space attendant and rescue training with consulting services.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 5, 2020  

TC Energy makes $2B offer to take over US pipeline partnership

Buyout of the partnership it doesn’t already own will require the pipeline company to issue as many as 35.2 million shares.

News Energy General
October 1, 2020  

TransAlta, Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

Includes 131 kilometres of operating pipeline that runs from west of Drayton Valley to west of Edmonton.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 1, 2020  

Pieridae signs Bechtel as engineer, builder of NS LNG export project

Agreed to review the scope and design of the proposed Goldboro LNG facility, develop an EPCC execution plan by March 31.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Production
September 30, 2020  

Shell plan to cut up to 9,000 jobs could result in 100s in Canada

Between 294 and 378 fewer jobs is the energy company’s cuts are proportionate.

News Energy General
September 28, 2020  

COVID-related delays increase costs of Nalcor’s Muskrat Falls project

Energy company has to pay roughly $300 million in additional debt-financing costs.

News Energy Oil & Gas Economy General
September 28, 2020  

Ottawa pitches in $320M to help NL offshore oil sector

The province is creating an oil and gas sector recovery task force.

News Energy Manufacturing General
September 24, 2020  

Production of medical isotope at Darlington progresses

Nuclear station to become first large-scale nuclear station to produce molybdenum-99.

News Energy Government General
September 24, 2020  

Throne speech lacks support for farms, energy: Saskatchewan Premier

Moe said the address failed to mention the request for a $28-billion boost in health care funding.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
September 18, 2020  

BC disburses first half of federal funds to reclaim dormant oil and gas wells

There are about 7,000 dormant wells in B.C. and 770 orphan wells