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June 20, 2017  

EQT buys Rice Energy to create shale gas drilling giant

Companies expect deal to close in Q4.

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.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
March 25, 2015  

NB appoints commission to study conditions on fracking

Energy Minister Donald Arseneault says moratorium won’t be lifted until government’s conditions are met.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Operations Sustainability
October 20, 2014  

Timing key for Canadian energy as competition grows: Rickford

Federal energy minister wants Canadian energy to overseas markets by 2017-2018.

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 Construction Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
August 7, 2014  

Atlantic Canada’s economic performance soft in 2014, think tank says

But the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council says a number of major capital projects should turn things around.

News Oil & Gas General
March 26, 2014  

Obama hints at gas exports with push for EU free trade

Points to the Ukraine and a need to reinforce energy security in Europe.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Sustainability
December 11, 2013  

Canadian economy better off in 2014, but it’s no home run

Firmer global growth depends on central banks keeping interest rates steady in 2014, notes a CIBC World Markets report.

News Sustainability
November 12, 2013  

Europe calls for more research on shale gas

Data gathered from extensive exploration in the US does not apply to Europe, shale gas experts say.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
February 26, 2013  

Shale gas boom a boon for manufacturing

RBC says a surge in unconventional gas production is transforming sectors such as energy and transportation.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
December 14, 2012  

Encana, PetroChina partner to develop natural gas in Alberta

Companies will invest $4 billion in central Alberta shale development.

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 Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Production Sustainability
November 16, 2012  

Shale gas boom saving US consumers billions: TD

New technologies have unlocked enormous natural gas supplies from rock formations across the US, keeping prices low.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
October 17, 2012  

Reports will determine future of NB shale gas: Alward

University of Moncton report calls for phased-in approach to shale gas.

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September 21, 2012  

PQ takes on three controversial industries

Shutting a nuke plant, scuttling asbestos revival and threatening shale gas development.