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News Oil & Gas General
June 27, 2019  

Pieridae Energy buying Shell Alberta natural gas assets to feed LNG plant

Proposed $10-billion LNG project is to produce about 10 million tonnes per year.

News Oil & Gas General
June 24, 2019  

Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario criticize passage of federal environment bills

Bill C-48 and Bill C-69 passed in Senate, but still face opposition.

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June 20, 2019  

Alberta government looking to speed up job accreditation for foreign workers

Manitoba, Ontario and Nova Scotia already have similar laws.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 17, 2019  

Alberta energy war room must avoid online mudslinging: experts

Kenney government aims to get the $30-million Calgary-based war room running this summer.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 12, 2019  

Kenney seeks alliance with Quebec’s Francois Legault

Wants to revive what he called the historic alliance between the two provinces.

News Oil & Gas General
June 11, 2019  

Alberta bill in fall to help First Nations invest in energy projects

The province to provide $1 billion to provide financial backstops and loan guarantees.

News General
May 28, 2019  

TC Energy selling stake in Northern Courier pipeline to AIMCo for $1.15B

TC Energy will retain a 15% stake and remain the operator of the pipeline.

News Oil & Gas General
May 28, 2019  

Alberta regulator restricts fracking near Brazeau dam following earthquake

Oilfield firms that engage in hydraulic fracturing within five kilometres of the dam must report any seismic events greater than 1.0 magnitude.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 27, 2019  

Green’s call for ban on foreign oil imports, use Alberta oil instead

Promise is in line with the Conservative party’s economic and climate strategy.

News Energy Government General
May 23, 2019  

Alberta throne speech followed by bill to repeal provincial carbon tax

An Act to Repeal the Carbon Tax will kill Alberta’s greenhouse gas levy as of May 30.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 21, 2019  

Carbon tax on agenda in upcoming Alberta legislature session

Kenney has appointed a panel to come up with ways to reduce spending in the budget this fall.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
May 14, 2019  

Kenney says provincial carbon tax will die May 30

Ending the tax would open the door to the federal government imposing its tax.

News Construction Oil & Gas General
May 8, 2019  

Construction accident in Alberta’s energy sector kills two workers

RCMP and the provincial Occupational Health and Safety Department are investigating.

News Manufacturing General
May 7, 2019  

Ballard fuel-cell modules to power trucks in Alberta hydrogen project

AZETEC will test hydrogen’s ability to fuel the province’s freight transportation sector.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 1, 2019  

Feds to exempt oil sands from new reviews

…unless new Alberta premier Jason Kenney lifts emissions cap.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 24, 2019  

Cenovus says Alberta production curtailments are working

Energy company showed a profit in Q1 compared to a loss a year ago.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 18, 2019  

Oil and gas sector applauds pro-business Alberta government

But province’s difficulty in moving oil to market will remain a major challenge.

News Government General
April 17, 2019  

Kenney’s premiership to pose challenges, opportunities for Trudeau

Kenney could be a foil for Trudeau in the months to come.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 17, 2019  

Kenney says Bill 1 will repeal the carbon tax; swearing in set for April 30

He plans to recall the legislature in the third week of May.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 17, 2019  

Kenney’s UCP defeats NDP with majority in Alberta election

UCP took back many of the breakthrough NDP wins in Calgary and rural regions in 2015.

News Government General
April 16, 2019  

Decision day in Alberta: Voters head to polls in provincial election

Rachel Notley’s NDP goes up against Jason Kenney’s United Conservatives.

News Government Oil & Gas General
April 4, 2019  

Alberta’s UCP would create Indigenous crown corporation, help investments

In the leadup to the April 16 provincial election, Kenney has been hammering the Alberta NDP and federal Liberals.

News Government Oil & Gas General
March 27, 2019  

Alberta Liberal leader would give municipalities veto over oil and gas drilling

David Khan would provide municipalities greater autonomy by amending the Municipal Government Act.

News Construction Transportation General
March 27, 2019  

Alberta NDP’s Notley promises $1.4B to expand network of roads for heavy loads

Re-elected NDP government would work to increase the network to cover 10,000 kilometres over the next six years.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 21, 2019  

Carbon tax, oil and gas investment dominate Day 2 of Alberta campaign

Notley plans to double incentives for petrochemical and upgrading projects over the next decade to $7 billion.

News Oil & Gas General
March 19, 2019  

Alberta government announces further easing of oil production restrictions

Effective June 1, the province will allow 3.71 million barrels per day to be produced.

News Energy Manufacturing General
February 27, 2019  

Oil curtailment mistakes spawn costly Alberta rail plan: Husky execs

Punishes companies like Husky that have made investments in refineries and pipeline capacity, rewards those that have not.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Transportation General
February 22, 2019  

CP Rail CEO objects to oil production curtailments

Keith Creel told a US audience governments stepping in isn’t healthy in a commercial space.

News Government Oil & Gas General
February 21, 2019  

Alberta Opposition Leader Jason Kenney says he would shelve oil by rail deal

Premier Rachel Notley announced the province will lease 4,400 railcars to get more oil to foreign markets.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation General
February 14, 2019  

Cenovus Energy vows to build crude by rail capacity

Company is confident Alberta will encourage its as an alternative to delayed new export pipelines.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 31, 2019  

‘Not out of the woods:’ Alberta easing oil production cuts as price improves

Cost differential narrows but lack of pipeline capacity continue to impede critical market access.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 23, 2019  

Alberta to partially backstop new $2B dollar bitumen upgrader

Would convert 77,000 barrels of diluted bitumen daily into medium synthetic crude and an ultra low sulphur diesel.