Ottawa approves $1.3B Nova system expansion in Alberta
TransCanada’s natural gas gathering system in northern Alberta to create up to 3,000 jobs.
Worker killed in crash at CNRL’s Horizon oil sands site
Pickup truck collided with large transport vehicle, sparking a fire.
Oil sands will benefit all of Canada if developed quickly: economic leader
The CEO of an Edmonton development corporation says Canada must work to make the oil sands cleaner, greener, safer, faster and cheaper.
Shell to move ahead with Carmon Creek thermal oilsands project
Steam-driven project in Peace River will produce up to 80,000 barrels of oil per day.
Pennwest crews pump water, dig soil at Alberta spill site
Up to 600,000 litres of “produced water” has escaped, up from initial reports that the spill involved 5,000 litres of oil.
Waste water spills from northern Alberta oilsands plant into river
Leak discovered at Suncor base plant north of Fort McMurray.
Federal, Alberta oilsands monitoring plan still shows no public results
As we await results, environmentalists say new oilsands developments should be put on pause.
Fire breaks out at Murphy Oil battery in northwestern Alberta
No injuries have been reported; plant has been shut in.
NRGreen, GE launch waste energy recovery project
NRGreen Power and GE will be implementing a new technology that recovers energy from waste heat without additional emissions.