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News Oil & Gas General
September 24, 2019  

New LNG technology developed at University of Calgary touted as greener, cheaper

The Split Flow Integrated LNG process uses specialized materials and chemistry to remove carbon dioxide and other impurities from the natural gas stream without having to cool and then warm the gas.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 8, 2019  

Calgary researchers turn greenhouse gases into carbon fibre

Multiple industrial uses include replacing metal in cars and airplanes, construction.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 29, 2016  

Canada losing ground on tax competitiveness, risks investment

University of Calgary report shows Canada slipping in international rankings.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
October 31, 2016  

Royalty changes boost Alberta’s competitiveness, study says

Tax and royalty rate for conventional oil projects falls from 35% to 26.7% Jan. 1.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Operations Production
April 25, 2016  

Engineering students face tough market in wake of oil downturn

U of Calgary says only about 30% of its 659 engineering students have found internships as companies cut back on recruitment.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
March 17, 2016  

U of Calgary study warns corporate tax increases a double edged sword

Paper suggests some provinces are sacrificing tax revenue because corporate taxes are too high.

News Manufacturing General
January 26, 2016  

Space agency awards research funds to three universities

For near-Earth research on space weather dynamics that create aurora borealis.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Sustainability
December 22, 2015  

U of Calgary cleared in Enbridge sponsorship probe

Report finds the energy giant’s involvement with the school’s Centre for Corporate Sustainability to be minimal.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production
November 3, 2015  

U of Calgary president addresses corporate influence allegations

CBC investigation alleges oil-giant Enbridge inappropriately interfered in the University’s Centre for Corporate Sustainability.

News Manufacturing Minerals Business Operations Economy General
January 8, 2015  

Sask. potash royalty structure ‘alarmingly inefficient:’ report

Jack Mintz says the province’s tax on the resource isn’t competitive on an international level.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
December 27, 2014  

More than energy

Manufacturing needs to kick into a higher gear to lessen the impact of energy’s ups and downs.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
October 17, 2014  

Nanotechnology expert to focus on oil sands at U of C

Research will explore how nano particles can improve oil recovery.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
October 3, 2013  

Forget the Dutch, Canada’s economy has its own disease

Report argues that job losses have been caused by Canada’s heavy reliance on the US as a trading partner.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability
June 3, 2013  

Three Alberta clean energy projects get $880,000 CCEMC funding

Projects support biofiltration, biocarbon and farmers implementing GHG offsets.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
May 21, 2013  

Outdated utility regulation is costing consumers more: report

Government pipeline regulation is boosting costs beyond what’s fair for both utilities and customers.