Oil & Gas


PSAC STARS & Spurs Gala announces exciting changes for 2021 event due to COVID-19

Sunday, November 15, 2020, 8:53 PM MST

COVID-19 and the need to follow physical distancing guidelines means that the 2021 PSAC STARS & Spurs Gala will undergo…

Read Article


Arctic oil licenses on the line in Norway Supreme Court appeal

Friday, November 13, 2020, 7:21 AM MST

Climate activists have spent the past two weeks in Norway’s Supreme Court, in a bid to drag western Europe’s biggest…

Read Article


Mauritius tackles its second oil spill this year. This time on land.

Friday, November 13, 2020, 7:15 AM MST

Mauritius is cleaning up an oil spill in marshy land next to its main port, even as its shores remain…

Read Article


45,000 litres of oil spilled at Churchill Falls hydroelectric station in Labrador

Friday, November 13, 2020, 6:17 AM MST

Nalcor Energy says about 45,000 litres of oil spilled at the Churchill Falls hydroelectric plant switchyard in Labrador. In a…

Read Article


RCMP surveillance, searches breached anti fracking protesters' rights, watchdog says

Friday, November 13, 2020, 6:09 AM MST

The RCMP watchdog has uncovered shortcomings with the national force's crowd-control measures, physical searches and collection of social media information…

Read Article


5 key insights about Western Canada’s top well licensees

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 11 AM MST

Tourmaline Oil Corp. leads the pack as the most active licensee of new wells in Western Canada during 2020, according…

Read Article


Group cites 'unconscionable delay' by RCMP in court bid for watchdog report

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 6:40 AM MST

A civil liberties group is heading to court to force the release of a long-delayed watchdog report on its complaint…

Read Article


Alberta farmers file what may be first class action lawsuit over unpaid oil leases

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 6:33 AM MST

Two Alberta landowners have filed what a lawyer says could be the first class-action lawsuit against an energy company for…

Read Article


Pembina Pipeline third quarter net profit decreases 14 per cent to $318 million

Friday, November 6, 2020, 6:36 AM MST

Pembina Pipeline Corp. says its net income decreased 14 per cent to $318 million in the third quarter. The Calgary-based…

Read Article


Alberta auditor flags $1.6 billion in government accounting blunders, oversight problems

Friday, November 6, 2020, 6:31 AM MST

Alberta's auditor general has flagged $1.6 billion worth of accounting blunders along with oversight issues by Premier Jason Kenney's government…

Read Article


Inquiry into Alberta oil and gas critics extended, with no new money

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 6:25 AM MDT

A public inquiry into who is funding environmental opposition to Alberta's oil and gas industry has been granted an extension…

Read Article


Vancouver miner says sale of oilsands stake more likely as output allowed to rise

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 6:47 AM MDT

The Alberta's government's decision last week to end its oil production curtailment program in December will help advance a plan…

Read Article