Oil & Gas


Western Canadian oil output still down after restoring some COVID cutbacks, CER says

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 6:08 AM MDT

The Canada Energy Regulator says most, but not all, western Canadian oil production has been restored after being cut because…

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Rising Star proud to be part of oil and gas sector

Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 6 AM MDT

Shortly after graduation in mechanical engineering from the University of Alberta, Brian Van Vliet had an opportunity to experience something…

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Rising Star happy to play role helping Canadian energy industry adapt and grow

Monday, October 19, 2020, 6 AM MDT

Brett Stevenson’s academic background has prepared the native Calgarian to build a successful merchant banking firm and fund that has…

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Veteran Cathedral Energy Services CEO announces plan to retire in April

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 6:18 AM MDT

Cathedral Energy Services Ltd. says veteran CEO Scott MacFarlane plans to retire from the Calgary-based directional and horizontal drilling company…

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Oilfield safety, capitalizing on opportunities, priorities for 2020 Rising Star

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 6 AM MDT

Garrett Gramlich may be one of the youngest members of the distinguished Rising Stars group this year, but his maturity…

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OPEC+ oil boost to leave market in precarious balance, IEA says

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 6:53 AM MDT

The outlook for oil “remains fragile” as the pandemic depresses demand, and OPEC’s plans to increase supply next year will…

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Sense of community, helping others drive 2020 Rising Star

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 6:23 AM MDT

For Melvina Stacey the oil and gas industry represented opportunity. It meant moving away from her native Newfoundland, but it…

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‘Mentoring is two-way street’ says 2020 Rising Star

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 6:46 AM MDT

For John Hirschmiller becoming involved in the oil and gas industry seemed almost inevitable. “I grew up in an oil…

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Commodity trader makes rare call for more green regulations

Friday, October 9, 2020, 6:26 AM MDT

The top oil executive at one of the world’s biggest commodity traders is calling for stricter regulations to force the…

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Rising Star champions young professionals, advancing ESG

Friday, October 9, 2020, 5:59 AM MDT

Her command of Spanish proved to be an asset when Ana Villarreal-Escudero was assigned to work with TC Energy Corporation’s compression station projects in Quebec.  Originally from…

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Finding solutions, staying flexible key for Rising Star

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 6:25 AM MDT

Karla Ingoldsby got her start in the energy industry when she applied for a summer role as a relief operator.   “At that…

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Uncertainty over future of refinery raises spectre of propane shortages in N.L.

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 6:10 AM MDT

The possible closure of Newfoundland's only oil refinery is raising fears about a propane shortage that threatens thousands of residential,…

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