Regulatory


N.L. oil spills leave regulator unhappy with performance of offshore industry

Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 7:06 AM MDT

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The chairman of Newfoundland and Labrador's offshore oil industry regulator says back-to-back spills from the Hibernia…

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​Kenney slams Legault on equalization comments: 'If you want to benefit from our oil and gas wealth, stop blocking pipelines'

Monday, August 19, 2019, 4:32 PM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney shot back at Quebec Premier Francois Legault on Monday as the two continue to spar over…

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​Oil companies persuade states to make pipeline protests a felony

Monday, August 19, 2019, 7:46 AM MDT

After protesters disrupted construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota by chaining themselves to construction equipment and pitching tents…

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​Husky to resume full production at White Rose following spill investigation

Monday, August 19, 2019, 7:30 AM MDT

Husky Energy expects to ramp back up to full rates this week at its White Rose project offshore Newfoundland and…

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Pipeline rupture sends about 250 barrels of oil into Alberta creek

Monday, August 19, 2019, 7:12 AM MDT

DRAYTON VALLEY, Alta. — The Alberta Energy Regulator says a pipeline has spilled 40,000 litres, or about 250 barrels, of…

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Nominate a Rising Star!

Friday, August 16, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

The Daily Oil Bulletin and Fluor Canada are searching for the best and brightest in the Canadian oil and gas…

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​Trump’s oil sanctions leave Russian exporters $1 billion richer

Friday, August 16, 2019, 7:09 AM MDT

U.S. President Donald Trump’s sanctions against Iran and Venezuela have inadvertently increased demand for a Russian brand of crude oil,…

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B.C. tanker ban already benefiting Canada’s competitors

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 1:53 PM MDT

Stewart Muir writes about energy and natural resources. He is based in British Columbia.A new Canadian law that will make…

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​Gouging, government policies blamed for B.C. gas price spikes

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:30 AM MDT

It seems to be a recurring pattern in B.C. Gas prices suddenly spike $0.10 per litre in the spring, but…

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Canada to fund Indigenous groups energy projects in B.C. and Alberta

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT

OTTAWA — The federal government is providing up to $6 million in funding to help Indigenous communities in British Columbia…

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ExxonMobil fined $40,000 after near miss on rig off Nova Scotia last fall

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:21 AM MDT

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's offshore regulator has fined ExxonMobil Canada Ltd. $40,000 after a "near miss'' incident last fall that…

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​Alberta, Saskatchewan say they have no plans to put carbon tax stickers on pumps

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:16 AM MDT

EDMONTON — Carbon-tax-fighting governments in Alberta and Saskatchewan say they have no plans to follow Ontario's lead and force gas…

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