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News Energy Oil & Gas General
June 29, 2020  

BP sells petrochemicals arm to Ineos for US$5B

The move is part of the oil giant’s plan to shift activities to renewable sources of energy

News Oil & Gas General
June 11, 2019  

Single-use plastics ban not expected to hurt petrochemical growth

An expert says, while a ban may impact some end-product manufacturers in Eastern Canada, it likely won’t affect the oil and gas sector in the West.

News Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
January 17, 2019  

Petrochemical growth spurt expected despite rising desire for fewer plastics

Canadian petrochemical expansions are dwarfed by the activity south of the border.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
March 27, 2017  

Total invests in $1.7B Texas energy site

Investment is part of the company’s strategy to benefit from what it calls “a friendly business environment” under President Trump.

Feature Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
May 11, 2015  

Mapping wasted energy

Edmonton-area industrial sites could power 5,100 homes.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 4, 2013  

Williams project to turn oil sands off-gas into plastic feedstock

Ethane and ethylene will be separated and sent to Nova Chemicals in Joffre, Alta.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
June 14, 2013  

Explosion at Louisiana chemical plant kills 1, injures 77

Plant makes ethylene and propylene – basic building blocks in the petrochemical industry.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Metals Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
April 26, 2012  

Monitor gases remotely

Checks for six gases.