Oil & Gas


Industry optimism rising with production but producers still cautious

Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 5:12 PM MDT

Predictions of the end of the oil industry during a global price war and the pandemic a year ago have…

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Bonterra Energy CEO says end of takeover battle with Obsidian comes as a relief

Thursday, April 1, 2021, 6:28 AM MDT

The chairman and CEO of Bonterra Energy Corp. says he's relieved that rival Obsidian Energy Ltd. ended its hostile takeover…

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Study finds Alberta quotas successfully boosted crude prices, warns of lingering effects

Thursday, April 1, 2021, 6:21 AM MDT

An oil curtailment system set in place by the Alberta NDP in early 2019 and continued by the United Conservative…

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Seven Generations Energy and ARC Resources shareholders approve $8.1 billion merger

Thursday, April 1, 2021, 6:12 AM MDT

Shareholders owning more than 95 per cent of the stock in ARC Resources Ltd. have approved its merger with fellow…

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OPEC+ panel revises down oil-demand estimate before meeting

Wednesday, March 31, 2021, 6:44 AM MDT

A panel of OPEC+ technical experts agreed to revise down oil-demand estimates for 2021, signaling a more negative view of…

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New Mexico passes stricter rules to cut gas flaring

Monday, March 29, 2021, 7:03 AM MDT

New Mexico became the latest state to impose stricter rules to combat the flaring and venting of natural gas. The…

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A sign of the times: CAODC drilling association ponders change to 72-year-old name

Monday, March 29, 2021, 6:15 AM MDT

In a sign of changing times in the oilpatch, the head of the group representing contract drilling companies in Canada…

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Alberta considering its options after Supreme Court ruling on carbon tax: Kenney

Friday, March 26, 2021, 6:08 AM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he hopes the Supreme Court decision upholding Ottawa's right to levy a carbon tax on…

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Court ruling on federal carbon price both clarifying and worrying, say experts

Friday, March 26, 2021, 6:05 AM MDT

The Supreme Court of Canada's ruling that the federal carbon price is constitutional raises questions about Canada's ongoing ability to…

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Risks from LNG Quebec project far outweigh benefits: environmental review board

Thursday, March 25, 2021, 6:13 AM MDT

Quebec's environmental review board says the risks associated with LNG Quebec's proposed Saguenay gas terminal project far outweigh its benefits.…

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Deal-making, market transition and digital solutions for Canada’s oilpatch – Q&A with geoLOGIC’s David Hood

Thursday, March 25, 2021, 5:54 AM MDT

Earlier this month, geoLOGIC systems ltd. completed the acquisition of JWN Energy – publishers of the Daily Oil Bulletin –…

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U.K. won’t rule out ban on North Sea oil and gas licences

Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 6:58 AM MDT

The U.K. government could still ban new oil and gas exploration licences, after releasing a strategy to support the North…

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