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Influential Indigenous leader throwing weight behind radio frequency oil sands tech

Influential Indigenous leader throwing weight behind radio frequency oil sands tech

Heat. Right now it’s the driving force behind about 1.4 million barrels per day of in situ oil sands production, by way of large-scale surface steam generation and reservoir injection.
Results show progress toward reducing oil sands environmental footprint

Results show progress toward reducing oil sands environmental footprint

Canada’s oil sands sector is delivering results improving its environmental performance, thanks to a unique approach where competitors work together to solve technological challenges.
Why the USA needs Keystone XL

Why the USA needs Keystone XL

As critical as the Keystone XL pipeline is to Canadian oil producers to help increase export capacity, it may be even more critical for US refiners facing dwindling and unreliable supply from other jurisdictions, as well as for the thousands of Americans who will be employed working on the project.
Indigenous-owned pipeline and construction company sees explosive growth

Indigenous-owned pipeline and construction company sees explosive growth

It’s been something of a whirlwind for Calgary-based Steel River Group since the Indigenous-owned pipeline and construction company charged off the starting line three years ago.
Healthy oil and gas sector key to Canadian environmental innovation and economic success: Q&A with Jack Mintz

Healthy oil and gas sector key to Canadian environmental innovation and economic success: Q&A with Jack Mintz

New research by the Canadian Energy Centre found that Canada’s oil and gas industry contributed $493 billion in revenues to governments across the country between 2000-2018, or an average of $26 billion per year.
Globetrotting Métis woman making connections with Indigenous communities

Globetrotting Métis woman making connections with Indigenous communities

Coming from rural Alberta roots, Métis geophysicist and community relations specialist Thalia Aspeslet couldn’t have imagined how large her world would one day become.
A Matter of Fact: CCPA report against Trans Mountain misleading, incorrect

A Matter of Fact: CCPA report against Trans Mountain misleading, incorrect

A report released last week by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives argued that the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion is not economically viable and is environmentally dangerous. The CCPA’s claims are misleading and incorrect.
Canada’s economy already benefiting from LNG

Canada’s economy already benefiting from LNG

With more than 6,000 people now at work in BC on the LNG Canada project and associated Coastal GasLink pipeline – and contracts being awarded to companies along the cross-country construction supply chain – community and business leaders are eager for the next new LNG development.
Indigenous inclusion and economic development practitioner sees ‘truly big’ opportunity in oil and gas

Indigenous inclusion and economic development practitioner sees ‘truly big’ opportunity in oil and gas

As one of the newest board members of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), Annie Korver is committed to helping create mutually beneficial business opportunities between energy companies and Indigenous communities.
Commentary: US natural gas imports to Canada up 1,233% since 2000

Commentary: US natural gas imports to Canada up 1,233% since 2000

In recent years, the United States has undergone an energy renaissance of sorts. After decades of importing significant volumes of natural gas, there has been a transformation in both the economy and policy on that source of energy in particular.