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News Government Oil & Gas General
January 14, 2019  

Alberta premier fed up with federal government for inaction on oil and gas

Notley said partisanship should have nothing to do with support for the resource sector.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
December 18, 2018  

Ottawa to announce $1.6B boost Tuesday for battered energy sector

It is a package based, in some ways, on those offered to softwood, steel and aluminum producers.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
December 17, 2018  

Protesters boo Quebec, free trade at Calgary rally supporting oil industry

Quebec Premier Francois Legault recently said that there was “no social acceptability” in his province for a “dirty energy” pipeline from Alberta.

News Electronics General
December 17, 2018  

Amazon plans to open new distribution centre in Edmonton area; hire 600 workers

It will be the company’s 11th distribution facility in Canada.

News Government Oil & Gas General
December 11, 2018  

Equalization protests from Alberta likely pre-election talk: Quebec minister

Canada’s often contentious equalization program has come under fire again.

News Oil & Gas General
December 5, 2018  

New Brunswick premier hopes to convince Quebec of Energy East benefits

Energy East could help Alberta oil prices, says Blaine Higgs.

News Oil & Gas General
November 29, 2018  

Alberta buying its own rail cars to move oil without feds: Notley

The province has already started talks with a third party to buy enough rail cars and locomotives to put two more oil trains a day on the tracks.

News Economy General
November 27, 2018  

Alberta declares booze war with Ontario over access to liquor stores

LCBO says breweries from anywhere in Canada are equally able to access its listing process.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 22, 2018  

Ottawa ‘on a different economic planet’: Alberta finance minister

Doesn’t have a clear understanding of economic damage caused by the failure to build new pipelines to coastal waters.

News General
November 19, 2018  

Experts to work with energy industry on oil price solutions for Alberta [UPDATED]

Premier Rachel Notley says the Canadian economy is losing out because oil from Alberta is selling about $45 a barrel less than West Texas Intermediate in the United States.

News Government Oil & Gas General
October 30, 2018  

Trans Mountain, pipelines dominate opening of Alberta legislature sitting

Opposition United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney accused Premier Rachel Notley’s government of failing Alberta.

News Oil & Gas General
October 24, 2018  

Man dead following explosion at work site in Alberta, second man in hospital

Reports indicate a gas leak caused the explosion south of Grande Prairie near Musreau Lake on Tuesday night.

News Energy Government General
October 9, 2018  

Raucous crowd hears Ford, Kenney rail against carbon tax at Calgary rally

Ontario premier and Alberta opposition leader spearheading a growing opposition to the feds’ carbon scheme.

News Energy Government General
October 4, 2018  

Ontario, Saskatchewan premiers to meet in Saskatoon about carbon tax, economy

Doug Ford is also to speak Friday at a “Scrap The Carbon Tax Rally” in Calgary.

News Oil & Gas General
September 25, 2018  

Teck Resources takes $20.6B Frontier oilsands mine project to joint hearing

Project is moving forward as international oil companies are cutting their oilsands mine investments.

News Oil & Gas General
September 4, 2018  

Trans Mountain expansion could be delayed for years by court decision: experts

Highly improbable feds and NEB will be able to complete reviews before 2019 election.

News Government Oil & Gas General
August 30, 2018  

Federal Court of Appeal quashes approval of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

NEB will have to redo project review; feds will have to redo part of consultations with Indigenous groups.

News Construction Government Manufacturing General
August 2, 2018  

Alberta going to court, accused of breaking trade rules on $482M road contract

Involves a deal with Emcon Services to plow snow from and maintain 43% of Alberta’s highways.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
July 26, 2018  

Oil sands could eventually acidify area size of Germany: study

In 2013 areas in northern Alberta, Saskatchewan absorbed high enough acid deposits to damage life in rivers and lakes.

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July 23, 2018  

Canada’s wholesale sales rise 1.2% in May: Statistics Canada

Construction materials show strength, automotive and supplies fall.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 18, 2018  

Alberta appeals court ruling ordering province to pay $2M over beer subsidy

A justice ruled last month the beer subsidy was unconstitutional, violating interprovincial free trade rules.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 4, 2018  

Trans Mountain outlines construction plans for Alberta, BC

Work will include development of the Westridge Marine Terminal tunnel portal at Burnaby Mountain.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
June 21, 2018  

Judge awards Dow Chemical $1.06B in damages against Nova Chemicals

Nova found to have breached the joint venture agreements both as operator and as co-owner.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 13, 2018  

Alberta oil sands project wins regulator approval despite Indigenous objections

10,000 bpd steam-driven Rigel oil sands project proposed by Prosper Petroleum declared in the public interest.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2018  

Last call: Alberta changing craft beer subsidy plan after trade ruling

Upholds earlier decision that grants to assist Alberta craft brewers are unfair, violate interprovincial free trade rules.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
May 29, 2018  

Federal government spending $4.5B to buy Trans Mountain pipeline, B.C. terminal

The feds will take over construction, likely in August, with a view to eventually selling the whole thing down the road.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 28, 2018  

Trudeau mum on pipeline even as May 31 deadline looms

Financial discussions continue, but he also says there is nothing yet to say publicly.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 22, 2018  

Notley to skip premiers conference so she can focus on pipeline deal

Working against Kinder Morgan’s May 31 deadline on getting guarantees it can proceed.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
May 17, 2018  

Notley set to pass bill that could cut oil to BC in pipeline fight

Will squeeze supply if BC continues to frustrate construction of the pipeline expansion.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Technology
May 7, 2018  

Metals miner has developed oil sands partial upgrading technology

Sherritt’s process creates a lighter barrel of oil that will flow in a pipeline without being diluted.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 25, 2018  

Cenovus posts $914M net loss amid challenging pricing conditions

74 cent per share loss compared with a year earlier profit of $211 million or 25 cents per share.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 23, 2018  

Saskatchewan introduces law to allow control of oil, gas exports

Province is supporting Alberta in a dispute with BC over the Trans Mountain pipeline.