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 Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production
April 21, 2015  

Low oil prices force Halliburton to cut 9,000 jobs

Oilfield services giant posts Q1 loss of $643 million.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
March 26, 2015  

Ont. rejects NDP call for natural gas fracking ban

Liberals say there’s no need to outlaw something that’s not happening.

Insight Energy Government Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
December 28, 2014  

Keep your dirty oil, just send the cheque

Without energy equalization payments, healthcare, education and social programs would suffer from major funding cuts.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 18, 2014  

Albertans tell province to do more to protect water

Government offers a 20-point conservation action plan, but most measures won’t kick in until 2016.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
October 9, 2014  

Environmental coalition says bill to ban fracking is badly flawed

Nova Scotia Fracking Resource and Action Coalition says there’s shortcomings related to the definition for fracking, community consent and exemptions for research.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
September 5, 2014  

Nova Scotia missing economic opportunity with fracking ban: finance minister

Joe Oliver argues that fracking is ongoing in several provinces without any contamination of drinking water.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
September 4, 2014  

Nova Scotia bans fracking for onshore shale gas

Energy Minister Andrew Younger said Nova Scotians have made it clear they are “not comfortable” with fracking.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
April 21, 2014  

BC environment minister warned about LNG GHG emissions

The province’s dreamed-of liquefied natural gas industry poses some big environmental challenges.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
December 2, 2013  

Nova Scotia to ban waste water imports from shale gas fracking

Environment Minister Randy Delorey says a ban is appropriate given that there is a moratorium on fracking.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 19, 2013  

First ever federal study finds natural gas fracking chemicals didn’t spread

Eight Marcellus Shale horizontal wells were monitored seismically; one injected with tracers.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
May 9, 2013  

Alberta crude production and reserves way up, regulator says

Crude oil production totalled 556,000 barrels of oil per day with a yearly total of 204 million barrels.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
December 13, 2012  

Alberta fracking blowout caused by wells that were too close: regulator

Midway energy won’t be penalized for incident that spewed 500 barrels of oil into an Alberta field last January.

News Sustainability
November 29, 2012  

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.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
November 21, 2012  

Ontario won’t allow fracking without proof it’s safe: McGuinty

Controversial oil extraction practice said to have damning effects on groundwater.