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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 Government Oil & Gas General
November 29, 2018  

New Brunswick legislators set to vote on partial lifting of fracking moratorium

The decision of the former Tory government of premier David Alward to embrace the shale gas industry was polarizing.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
November 19, 2018  

Resource firm planning new N.B. wells if Tories lift fracking moratorium [UPDATED]

Corridor Resources wants to expand but the previous Liberal government imposed a moratorium in 2014 that prohibits hydraulic fracturing.

News Oil & Gas General
October 30, 2018  

Bedrock stress a factor in fracking-caused earthquakes: study

While the link between fracking and earthquakes is well-established, precisely how that link works remains mysterious.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 18, 2017  

Anti fracking suit seeks to block BLM oil drilling in Nevada

Conservation groups say the Bureau of Land Management is reversing course on limiting drilling on a vast stretch of federal land.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 30, 2017  

Seeking energy dominance by exporting oil, gas and coal to global markets.

Seeking energy dominance by exporting oil, gas and coal to global markets.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation General Sustainability
October 31, 2016  

No environmental concerns after train hauling sand derails

25 rail cars that came off the track were carrying fracking sand.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
May 31, 2016  

Too many unknowns to recommend fracking in NL

Review panel calls for a continued freeze until risks and benefits are better understood.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
May 27, 2016  

NB fracking ban will continue indefinitely: minister

Government will not allow fracking unless conditions include a water disposal plan and consultation with First Nations are met.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 30, 2016  

NB fracking moratorium stays until conditions met

Government wants a plan for regulations, waste-water disposal, consulting First Nations, a royalty structure and a social licence.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
March 29, 2016  

Business groups urge an end to NB fracking moratorium

Jobs that would be created to lift province out of and economic slump.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
December 16, 2015  

BC confirms August quake caused by fracking

A 4.6-magnitude seismic event typically aren’t a risk to public or environmental safety

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
September 9, 2015  

Ruling ends fracking water licence at BC’s Tsea Lake

Flawed science, lack of consultation cited; Nexen can use water it has stored in area pits only.

News Energy Manufacturing General
August 27, 2015  

Fracking company linked to BC temblor in 2014

Progress Energy paused operations last week when another quake occurred.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 20, 2015  

Canuck companies vie for more of frack sand market

There are challenges, but producers are optimistic for industry’s long-term potential.