Regulatory


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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​Saskatchewan signals warmer feelings to Ottawa over environment

Thursday, December 19, 2019, 5:15 PM MST

REGINA — Saskatchewan's environment minister is signalling a warming of feelings towards Ottawa despite disagreement over the federal carbon tax.Dustin…

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​Alberta Appeal Court reserves ruling in federal carbon tax challenge

Thursday, December 19, 2019, 7:09 AM MST

EDMONTON — The Alberta Court of Appeal has reserved its decision in the provincial government's challenge of the federal carbon…

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Indigenous opposition to pipeline shouldn't outweigh other public interest: Provinces

Thursday, December 19, 2019, 7:05 AM MST

VANCOUVER — The governments of Alberta and Saskatchewan are urging the Federal Court of Appeal to defer to cabinet's approval…

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​Wilkinson ‘wrestling’ with how proposed new oilsands mine would fit into climate commitments

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 6:10 PM MST

CALGARY — The federal environment minister says he's spoken with his Alberta counterpart about how Canada's climate commitments could weigh…

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