Regulatory


Job numbers disappointing, but oil and gas growth expected in 2020: Kenney

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:33 AM MST

EDMONTON — The latest job numbers from Statistics Canada are disappointing, said Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, but he's expecting the…

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Alberta carbon regulation deemed to meet federal benchmark

Monday, December 9, 2019, 7:22 AM MST

Alberta’s carbon pricing system on large industrial emitters is sufficient to keep Ottawa from imposing its own federal output-based carbon…

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New oilsands project gets Alberta approval, now awaits pipeline capacity increases: develope

Friday, December 6, 2019, 7:04 AM MST

CALGARY — The developer of a 12,000-barrel-per-day thermal oilsands project approved Thursday by the Alberta government says actually going ahead…

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Expanded Kitimat LNG export licence gets federal approval

Friday, December 6, 2019, 7:01 AM MST

CALGARY — The Canada Energy Regulator says it has approved an application from Chevron Canada for a 40-year licence to…

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​Correction to Coastal GasLink Pipeline series

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 2:54 PM MST

In late November, JWN published a series of articles analyzing the Coastal GasLink Pipeline, which is currently under construction to…

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Canada West Foundation CEO Hall Findlay to become Suncor’s chief sustainability officer

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 6:58 AM MST

Martha Hall Findlay is leaving her post as CEO of the Canada West Foundation to become senior vice-president and chief…

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​Northeast B.C. gas pipeline cleared to return to full operating pressure, 13 months after blast

Monday, December 2, 2019, 7:15 AM MST

The Canadian Energy Regulator (CER) has approved a natural gas pipeline in Northeast B.C. that ruptured causing fire last fall…

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Coastal GasLink Pipeline analysis Part 4: Recommendations for conflict resolution

Thursday, November 28, 2019, 5:49 PM MST

This article concludes a four-part series analyzing the Coastal GasLink Pipeline, which is currently under construction to provide natural gas…

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​Alberta extends oil curtailment levels on rail strike, pipeline spill

Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:30 AM MST

CALGARY — The Alberta government says it will leave its oil production quotas unchanged in January to deal with the…

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Coastal GasLink Pipeline analysis Part 3: Law, policy and regulation

Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:17 AM MST

This article is third in a series of four analyzing the Coastal GasLink Pipeline, which is currently under construction to…

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​Hiking carbon tax to $210 cheapest way to hit Canada's climate targets: Ecofiscal Commission

Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:08 AM MST

OTTAWA — The Ecofiscal Commission says quadrupling Canada's carbon price by 2030 is the easiest and most cost-effective way for…

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Coastal GasLink Pipeline analysis Part 2: Current social, legal and policy issues

Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 6:08 PM MST

This article is second in a series of four analyzing the Coastal GasLink Pipeline, which is currently under construction to…

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