From roughneck to CFO: One Métis woman’s unconventional career journey
Raylene Whitford’s unorthodox career path took the Métis woman from corporate boardrooms to a frigid winter working as a roughneck in northern Alberta.
LISTEN: CEC’s Gregory John on how First Nations benefit from oil and gas development
Canadian Energy Centre Indigenous Content Producer Gregory John joins the Rundown Tank podcast, hosted by Refinitiv, to discuss how oil and gas development can benefit Canadian First Nations.
Ontario pipe producer investing to support future demand for Canadian natural gas
One of the largest employers in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario is nearing completion of a major project that will support jobs as the province and country work to recover the economy from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Environmental and social standards on the line as free market pressured to move away from fossil fuels
World oil demand is forecast to rise into the 2040s, but the multi-billion-dollar opportunity to supply production will increasingly be served by OPEC nations and jurisdictions outside of free markets, according to two new major international oil forecasts.
Trans Mountain project helps Métis man grow family electrical business
Some of Jordan Jolicoeur’s fondest memories growing up were spent in the family truck, traveling from site to site with his brother and father in the early days of what today is known as Carvel Electric.
India emerges as market hungry for Canadian heavy oil
The growing global appetite for Canadian heavy oil is on clear display with a new major monthly purchase by Indian oil refiner Reliance Industries.
Head of new Alberta agency aims to open doors for Indigenous entrepreneurs
The desire to create opportunity for Canada’s Indigenous people was imprinted early on Alicia Dubois, whose father took his family from Ontario into the heart of Alberta’s oil sands in search of a better life.
Major new Illinois power plant to be fed by low-emissions natural gas from Alberta
Low-emissions natural gas from Alberta will fuel a new electrical power plant being built in the Chicago region to help manage the intermittency of renewables and meet demand for up to 1.25 million homes and businesses.
Canada’s pipelines key to fueling COVID-19 recovery
Oil and gas pipelines will be at the heart of Canada’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the country’s future, says Chris Bloomer, CEO of the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA).
Small company keeps hope of west-east Canadian pipeline alive
It’s been three years since TC Energy cancelled the Energy East pipeline project, but for a small company incorporated in Quebec, the vision of connecting Western Canadian oil to consumers in the east and new markets offshore is still very much alive.