U.S. & International


​Chesapeake’s collapse is latest in long line of shale disasters

Sunday, June 28, 2020, 8:03 PM MDT

The shale bust has reached a grim milestone by claiming the pioneer of America’s drilling renaissance. But Chesapeake Energy Corp.,…

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​Fracking pioneer Chesapeake files for bankruptcy protection

Sunday, June 28, 2020, 7:55 PM MDT

Chesapeake Energy, a shale drilling pioneer that helped to turn the United States into a global energy powerhouse, has filed…

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CGEF Case Study: Alvopetro Energy’s long-distance gas development prepared for a crisis

Sunday, June 28, 2020, 7:55 PM MDT

One of Canadian Global Exploration Forum’s Directors recently sat down (virtually) with Corey Ruttan, CEO of CGEF Member Company Alvopetro…

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​Interior opens more of Alaska reserve to oil development

Friday, June 26, 2020, 6:12 AM MDT

More than 18 million acres of a petroleum reserve in Alaska will be opened to oil and gas drilling under…

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​Judge temporarily shuts down Enbridge's Line 5 pipeline in Michigan

Thursday, June 25, 2020, 6:51 PM MDT

A judge shut down an energy pipeline in Michigan's Great Lakes on Thursday, granting a request from the state after…

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​Billionaire Hamm adds $57 million of faith in his shale driller

Thursday, June 25, 2020, 7:10 AM MDT

Billionaire wildcatter Harold Hamm bought more shares in the shale drilling company he controls as oil prices recover from their…

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​Norway warned of perils of $2.6 billion carbon capture plan

Thursday, June 25, 2020, 6:24 AM MDT

Norway’s plan for a full-scale carbon capture and storage project could end up a financial disaster, according to a new…

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​Shale oil recovery is seen taking years after decade of excess

Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 7:18 AM MDT

As oil prices tick up to $40 a barrel following a pandemic-induced plunge, there’s a sense the shale industry is…

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​Australia’s biggest LNG project faces an ownership shake-up

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 6:52 AM MDT

After more than three decades, the project that kick-started Australia’s push to become a liquefied natural gas powerhouse faces a…

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​An influx of stimulus cash could turn green tech into a nightmare

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 6:32 AM MDT

Green industries are about to be flooded with billions from governments eager to simultaneously stimulate economies and fight climate change.These…

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​Michigan asks judge to shut down Enbridge pipeline in Great Lakes

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 6:11 AM MDT

Michigan's attorney general on Monday asked a judge to shut down a pipeline in the Great Lakes after an energy…

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​Defence Against Drone Swarms Emerges From Russian Lab

Monday, June 22, 2020, 7:05 AM MDT

When a swarm of drones and missiles attacked Saudi oil facilities last September, knocking out five per cent of global…

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