Elsie Ross

Elsie Ross is associate editor of the Daily Oil Bulletin (DOB). Elsie started at JWN in 1997 as a DOB reporter. Prior to that, she spent 15 years at the Calgary Herald as a reporter including the City Hall and education beats (but never business) and later as a copy editor.
At the DOB, her main areas of coverage are midstream and regulatory issues although she also likes good exploration stories (the trick is getting someone to talk about them).  

Alberta's electrical cogeneration operators face different futures in the new "capacity market"

Friday, November 25, 2016, 7:28 AM MST

The impact of Alberta’s planned capacity market for electricity on co-generation at oilsands and other oil and gas sites will…

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​$30-$45 oil puts Alberta's eyes back on the ball: Celebrated oilpatch vet Jim Gray

Monday, November 14, 2016, 7:34 AM MST

The Canadian oil and gas industry needs to step up to meet the challenge of disruptive technology as the pace…

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Trump victory does not change Alberta or Canada’s commitment to carbon pricing: Notley, Trudeau

Friday, November 11, 2016, 7:39 AM MST

The likelihood of United States government inaction on climate change over the next four years under President-elect Donald Trump should…

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​Baytex to change heavy oil well shut-in procedures following July tank explosion

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 7:26 AM MDT

Baytex Energy Ltd. has assessed and updated its operational procedures for the shut-in of well pad facilities following an explosion…

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Kaybob oil pipeline spill volumes yet to be determined

Monday, October 24, 2016, 7:46 AM MDT

Trilogy Energy Corp. says it is still working to determine how much crude oil emulsion leaked from a six-inch pipeline…

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​NEB still listening as it works on new approach to Aboriginal engagement

Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 7:31 AM MDT

The National Energy Board (NEB) is working to improve the engagement process involving First Nations, an Aboriginal resources conference heard…

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​Phillips: Methane reduction is a tremendous opportunity for Alberta companies

Wednesday, September 7, 2016, 7:09 AM MDT

Alberta technology and manufacturing companies could benefit from the commitment by the Mexican and United States governments, along with Canada,…

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A ​flash flood has caused a Bonterra Energy pumpjack to topple into a creek

Thursday, September 1, 2016, 7:34 AM MDT

Alberta Energy Regulatory inspectors are at a Bonterra Energy Corp. site in the Pembina field to ensure all safety and…

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​Here’s how Canada’s energy and mines ministers plan to improve public confidence in resource projects

Thursday, August 25, 2016, 7:37 AM MDT

Improved public confidence in the sustainable development of natural resources is essential in moving major resource projects forward, federal, provincial…

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Alberta says its two new oil and gas royalty programs are meant to encourage new development

Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 7:37 AM MDT

The Alberta government has announced the details of two new royalty programs, Enhanced Hydrocarbon Recovery and Emerging Resources, designed to…

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​Industry working to ‘change the conversation’ on pipelines

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 9:50 AM MDT

The oil and gas industry and its regulators have changed their behaviour and approach to help restore public trust as…

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Joint federal-Alberta panel to review Teck’s proposed oilsands mine

Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 2:53 PM MDT

The Alberta and federal governments will conduct a joint review of the $20.6-billion Frontier oilsands mine proposed by Teck Resources…

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