Environment groups say oil industry asks will lead to ‘climate chaos’
They want the federal government to bar new pipelines and slowly wind down production in the oil sector.
Oil lobby group calls for more timely regulatory regime for pipelines
The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers released its election wish list on Monday.
Trident bankruptcy may show lenders viewing industry differently: CAPP
Trident is abandoning 4,392 licensed wells, pipelines and other facilities.
Oil and gas project delays hurting Canada’s reputation, group says
CAPP CEO says the election of Donald Trump adds pressure to Canada to clear regulatory hurdles blocking new projects.
Canada’s oil and gas industry spending cautiously
Biggest two-year drop on record, says Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.
Canada needs LNG export options to avoid decline in production: CAPP
Traditional markets are being supplied by new, abundant sources of shale gas.
Technology key to meeting G7 carbon goals, CAPP president says
G7 leaders aiming for a non-carbon economy by end of the century.
LNG companies say BC LNG tax may be too high
CAPP sees the plan as a framework, but the rates need more work.
Energy East pipeline would increase GHG emissions: study
Pembina Institute wants regulators to consider climate impacts during hearings.
Neil Young adds Keystone XL pipeline to his protest tour
TransCanada rebutts latest salvo from the rocker that Keystone oil would go to “dirtiest” country on earth (China).
Neil Young pans Keystone pipeline
Compares oil sands landscape to Hiroshima.
Governments, industry team up on pipeline research
The Canadian Pipeline Technology Collaborative hopes to make Canada’s pipeline system safer and more efficient.
Doing nothing is not an option, oil producers tell pipeline panel
Current pipeline capacity is not sufficient, and producers have extra product with no way to ship it, CAPP says.
Cenovus, Suncor to make their case for Northern Gateway
Controversial pipeline wouldn’t be operational until 2018 if it’s approved.
Federal panel to hear final Northern Gateway pitches
Enbridge is the first to presenter for the pipeline from Alberta to BC’s coast.
Ottawa pays for top CEOs travelling with Harper-led delegation
30 Canadian executives from oil, agricultural and manufacturing companies had part of Chinese tour paid for.
CAPP guidelines to monitor, respond to earthquakes caused by fracking
New guidelines will encourage members to assess potential for quakes by using existing data and communicating with nearby operators.
Alberta introduces legislation for single oil sands regulator
Bill 2, the Responsible Energy Development Act, will also oversee resource developments from application to reclamation.
Report warns of ongoing energy sector labour shortage
An aging workforce and a booming energy sector are going to pose a serious challenge for energy companies looking for workers over the next few years.