Regulatory


​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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U.S. oil lobby takes on Democrats’ climate plans

Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 7:25 AM MST

The U.S. oil industry’s top lobbying group on Tuesday is launching a campaign to counter attacks from 2020 Democratic hopefuls…

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​New methane emissions reduction rules in force in B.C.

Monday, January 6, 2020, 7:12 AM MST

New regulations and guidelines are now in force in B.C. to reduce methane emissions from upstream oil and gas operations.…

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Putting an end to Quebec’s energy vulnerability

Friday, January 3, 2020, 7:12 AM MST

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has suggested to Quebec that pipelines would prevent events like the recent propane shortage caused by…

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​Coastal GasLink lands win against protesters in B.C. Supreme Court

Thursday, January 2, 2020, 7:01 AM MST

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia Supreme Court has granted Coastal GasLink an interlocutory injunction against members of a First Nation…

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​Alberta justice minister says province will ‘fight back’ against carbon tax

Thursday, January 2, 2020, 6:54 AM MST

CALGARY — Alberta is promising to continue its fight against the federal consumer carbon tax as the price of gasoline…

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​Alberta extending 'red tape reduction' to service rig support vehicles

Sunday, December 22, 2019, 4:45 PM MST

The Government of Alberta says it is partnering with the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors to cut red tape…

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​Terra Nova oil production suspended over fire safety equipment failure

Sunday, December 22, 2019, 4:38 PM MST

CALGARY — Production at the Terra Nova offshore oilfield operated by Suncor Energy Inc. remains offline following a suspension order…

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