Drilling contractors have relocated 20 of their rigs to the US in 2018 to now, up from just six in 2017.
Sales give companies the right to drill exploration wells on land where the province owns the mineral rights.
Seeking energy dominance by exporting oil, gas and coal to global markets.
Drillers and service companies are rehiring staff and redeploying equipment after cutting costs to the bone during the downturn.
PSAC concerned competition from the US pro-business policies of the president.
Head of industry association says 100,000 people are out of work in the oil and gas industry – the equivalent of one in six.
Potentially toxic substance released after leak at Nova Gas Transmission Ltd. site.
Association anticipates a 57% drop in activity compared to 2014.
Needs emergency capping stack for deeper drilling off Alaska’s northwest coast.
Vale Canada contract includes drilling, monitoring, and pumping of wells, aquifer tests and groundwater and surface-water sampling.
Contract will generate $20 million in revenue for HNZ Group Inc., the Montreal-based owner of Canadian Helicopters.
Legislation to jointly manage the Gulf’s petroleum resources is expected to be tabled by the end of the year.
Both companies requested more clarity from the board before committing huge amounts of money in exploring Arctic waters.
Strong gas prices have increased cash investment to the industry.
Alberta Energy Minister says NDP comments show its “lack of knowledge about how oil and gas development regulation.”