Regulatory


​AER warns against tampering with oil and gas infrastructure

Monday, January 27, 2020, 7 AM MST

The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) issued a warning on Friday that tampering with oil and gas infrastructure, such as turning…

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Alberta Urban Municipalities Association wants province to make tax changes

Monday, January 27, 2020, 6:38 AM MST

The Alberta Urban Municipalities Association is calling on the province to change legislation to allow local governments to collect property…

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​Alberta landowners urge farmers to cut power to wells with unpaid debts

Friday, January 24, 2020, 6:34 AM MST

A group of Alberta landowners is asking farmers and ranchers to fight back against unpaid debts and unreclaimed oil and…

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Saskatchewan launches electronic pipeline registry

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 2:06 PM MST

Saskatchewan has modernized its regulatory oversight of oil and gas infrastructure with a new electronic online pipeline registry.The province said…

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Alberta Energy Regulator laying off staff, restructures, deals with budget cuts

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 6:27 AM MST

The agency responsible for approving and assessing energy development in Alberta is laying off staff as it deals with budget…

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​Horgan says 'rule of law applies,' LNG pipeline will proceed despite protests

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:22 AM MST

VICTORIA — A natural gas pipeline across northern British Columbia is vital to the region's economic future and it will…

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BC Human Rights commissioner hasn’t done her homework on Coastal GasLink: former Wet’suwet’en chief

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:17 AM MST

B.C.’s Human Rights Commissioner Kasari Govender has weighed in on the thorny issue of who represents First Nations – democratically…

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​RCMP launches criminal investigation after finding tire piles, accelerants near Coastal GasLink

Thursday, January 9, 2020, 1:37 PM MST

The RCMP has launched a criminal investigation relating to traps likely to cause bodily arm after discovering hazardous blockades in…

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​Big oil and gas questions for 2020

Thursday, January 9, 2020, 7:19 AM MST

As we flip the calendar into the new year and a new decade, it’s a good time to pause and…

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​Coastal GasLink posts 72 hour notice to clear way in northern B.C.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 1:15 PM MST

HOUSTON, B.C. — A natural gas pipeline company has posted an injunction order giving opponents 72 hours to clear the…

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Alberta energy minister blasts UN committee call to shut down pipeline projects

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 7:37 AM MST

Alberta Minister of Energy Sonya Savage issued a statement Tuesday responding to a directive by the United Nations Committee on…

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​Examining UNDRIP and resource projects

Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 7:16 AM MST

TC Energy Corp., the company building the Coastal GasLink pipeline, recently affirmed its commitment to offer First Nations along the…

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