Lynda Harrison

Lynda Harrison is a reporter with the Daily Oil Bulletin (DOB). She began working at JWN in 2002 after working at newspapers in British Columbia.
Lynda has a wide variety of reporting interests, with particular emphasis on the oilsands. Lynda was part of the New Technology Magazine staff that in 2005 won the ASTech Award for Excellence in Science and Technology Journalism Prize: Specialized Publications.

​Methane emissions levy demands immediate action, says carbon consultant

Friday, March 10, 2017, 7:41 AM MST

Oil and gas operators can mitigate risks and capitalize on opportunities in an evolving environmental regulatory landscape but they must…

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​Oilsands miners look to fine-tune tailings technology under encouraging new regulations

Friday, February 24, 2017, 7:37 AM MST

Alberta’s new, more flexible rules for how oilsands mines manage their tailings ponds are expected to result in some “cool,”…

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Going global: New report highlights opportunities for oilfield services and oil and gas technology companies

Thursday, October 20, 2016, 7:35 AM MDT

A new, comprehensive study targets oilfield services and oil and gas technology firms that may lack the “know-how” but aspire…

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Alberta government announces diversification committee; will consider public funding

Friday, October 14, 2016, 7:37 AM MDT

Marg McCuaig-Boyd, Alberta’s energy minister, says government funding of value-added energy projects is one area a newly appointed committee will…

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Industry associations extend a helping hand to unemployed oilpatchers

Monday, October 3, 2016, 7:37 AM MDT

Several energy industry associations have created a separate membership category for people out of work as a result of the…

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Multi-stakeholder event to seek solutions for oilpatch job loss crisis

Thursday, September 29, 2016, 7:45 AM MDT

The severity of the job losses among highly educated, highly trained professionals in the oil and gas industry is not…

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​ConocoPhillips carries through on Calgary office layoffs

Tuesday, September 13, 2016, 7:44 AM MDT

As announced in July, ConocoPhillips Canada is laying off about 300 employees, most of them from head office in Calgary,…

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SAGD reservoir simulation gets a boost from virtual and augmented reality at the University of Calgary

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

A team of researchers at the University of Calgary (U of C) is using virtual reality (VR), augmented reality and…

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This new B.C. facility wants to accelerate commercialization of CO2 capture and conversion tech

Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 7:38 AM MDT

A partnership between academia, non-profit and industry will test new technologies designed to lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions at a…

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​Rig crews from Akita and Beaver Drilling are competing every night during the Stampede Grandstand Show

Monday, July 11, 2016, 7:19 AM MDT

The Calgary Stampede’s grandstand show has a new feature this year, designed to illustrate the safety and efficiency of Alberta’s…

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Junior Marquee Energy is working on funding to advance its "top tier" Michichi assets

Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 6:42 AM MDT

Marquee Energy Ltd. says if it can access capital, it will work on a waterflood project and resume drilling in…

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​Shallow SAGD, tailings and Peace River emissions: Three changing oilsands regulations could impact the investment landscape

Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 7:32 AM MDT

Regulatory changes on everything from tailings management to gas conservation could be in store for heavy oil and oilsands producers…

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