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  • 27 August 2006

    Calgary, Alberta – Mr. John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer, Husky Energy Inc., announced that Husky will be expanding its mainline crude oil pipeline between Lloydminster, Alberta and its terminal at Hardisty, Alberta. This expansion will accommodate increased production from its Tucker Oil Sands Project, located near Cold Lake, Alberta and shipments from […]

  • 27 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    New flood protection along the Bow and Elbow Rivers will protect Calgary and upstream communities from the type of severe flooding that occurred in June 2013, the costliest natural disaster in Canadian history. “Building Alberta’s flood defenses will help protect families and businesses from a repeat of the devastation experienced in 2013, when more than […]

  • 3 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    New funding from the Alberta government will allow work on the southwest berm and other mitigation measures to go ahead to protect High River from future flooding like the 2013 disaster in southern Alberta. “The Town of High River was one of the communities most severely affected by the damaging floods of 2013. Local flood […]

  • 4 January 2016

    Canadian oil company Talisman Energy now has a new name – Repsol Oil & Gas Canada. The new name, effective January 1, 2016, reflects the change in the ownership structure of Talisman, as the company was bought in May 2015 by Repsol, the Spanish oil and gas giant, for $8.3 billion. Talisman’s Canadian partnerships have […]

  • 24 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has commenced a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project, located approximately 15 kilometers west of Calgary, Alberta. The Agency is inviting public to comment on which aspects of the environment may be affected by this project and what should be examined during the environmental assessment. Deadline […]

  • 5 October 2006

    Mr. John C.S. Lau, President & Chief Executive Officer, Husky Energy Inc. announced today the official opening of Husky’s Tucker Oil Sands Project in a ribbon cutting ceremony at the facility site near Cold Lake, Alberta. The event was attended by the Honourable Ralph Klein, Premier of Alberta, the Honourable Greg Melchin, Minister of Energy […]

  • 24 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Tailings Recovery System (TRS) technology has been developed by Technika Engineering Ltd. for the purpose of recovering Mature Fine Tailings from Oil Sands Ponds. The technology is designed to enable effective and economical year-round MFT recovery operations. It addresses operating limitations of the technologies currently utilized for this purpose. Commercial scale TRS units have […]

  • 25 December 2018

    Canadian LNG project developer Pieridae Energy said it has completed the purchase of Ikkuma Resources.

  • 15 March 2012

    Ferus Inc. said that it has put into service the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered heavy-duty tractor in the province of Alberta.  This unit will operate exclusively in the oilfield services sector of Alberta’s energy industry transporting liquid nitrogen to energy industry customers in the central Alberta corridor. “At Ferus, we pride ourselves on […]

  • 10 December 2007

    Total announces the start-up of commercial production in the first phase of the Surmont Project today in Canada. The Surmont lease is located about 60 kilometres southeast of Fort McMurray in Alberta’s oil sands. Total holds a 50% interest in the project, which is operated by ConocoPhillips.

  • 18 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Alberta’s energy regulator has blocked a deal between Canada’s Pieridae Energy, the developer of the Goldboro LNG export project, and Shell’s Canadian unit citing clean-up concerns. Pieridae closed a deal worth C$190 million ($134.9m) in October last year to buy Shell’s midstream and upstream gas assets in the southern Alberta Foothills. The Foothills assets are […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Petrox Resources entered into a co-operation framework agreement with Qingdao Sinoenergy of China and Asiafic Clean Energy of Hong Kong to establish an Alberta joint venture company, Gascana AB Energy. The objective of the announced JV is the construction of an LNG liquefaction plant in Alberta with a daily production capacity of 2,950 tonnes (150 […]

  • 28 September 2011

    Encana Natural Gas Inc., a subsidiary of Encana Corporation, today opened a compressed natural gas (CNG) station in southern Alberta. The station, located in Strathmore, about 40 kilometres east of Calgary, demonstrates Encana’s ongoing commitment to building the necessary infrastructure to support a transportation future driven by natural gas. “Encana is leading by example as […]

  • 11 March 2013

    Ziff Energy and Gas Processing Management announce the kickoff of a 200+ page North Montney and Shale Gas Growth Resource and Infrastructure Study analyzing the area from west of Fort St. John to the Yukon and Northwest Territories including the Horn River, Liard, and Cordova Shale Gas Basins; forecasting gas and liquids to 2023 with […]

  • 26 February 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and Alberta’s Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) are providing C$40 million (∼$30 million) to help small and medium-sized businesses create green jobs, advance clean technology and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The funding will be provided through a competitive application process led by SDTC and CCEMC, with a […]

  • 9 December 2011

    Centrica plc’s North American subsidiary, Direct Energy, has agreed to acquire a package of liquids-rich natural gas assets located in west central Alberta (the Carrot Creek Assets) from Encana Corporation (Encana) for C$58m (£37m) in cash. As part of the transaction Encana will also receive from Direct Energy a number of gas producing wells and […]

  • 6 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Royal IHC, a Dutch supplier of equipment, vessels and services for the offshore, dredging and wet mining markets, has just announced their partnership with Inner City Diesel Ltd. “The Canadian company is located in Fort McMurray, Alberta and will work alongside our colleagues to create a one-stop shop for dredging, mining and fluid management across […]

  • 1 May 2017

    Ingenuity Lab, a University of Alberta-based nanotechnology accelerator, has received $1.7 million in project funding for the research and development of an effective alternative for recovering heavy oil spilled in marine environments. Ingenuity has developed a piece of technology to aid in the cleanup of oil spills made of a carbon nanotube mesh, supplemented with […]

  • 29 December 2005

    EDMONTON – Alberta oil companies, flush after a banner 2005 and seeing sustained strong markets ahead, plan to spend a record $39 billion in the new year.

  • 21 November 2012

    TransCanada Corporation announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire BP’s 40 per cent interest in the assets of the Crossfield Gas Storage facility. In addition, TransCanada will acquire BP’s interest in CrossAlta Gas Storage & Services Ltd., an affiliated marketing joint venture between the two companies. This $210 million transaction will give […]

  • 8 September 2011

    Shell announced that it plans to have Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) available for heavy-duty fleet customers beginning in 2012 at select Shell Flying J truck stops in Alberta, Canada. Shell is pursuing engineering and regulatory permits to produce LNG by 2013 at its Jumping Pound gas processing facility in the foothills of Alberta, Canada. Pending […]

  • 30 October 2013

    PIRA Energy Group believes that European LNG needs to play a central role in Asian spot pricing this winter. In the U.S., slower storage draws in the upcoming heating season. Asian demand was revised higher for the fourth quarter. Specifically, PIRA’s analysis of natural gas market fundamentals has revealed the following: Having enough spot supply […]