CEO Of Oilsands Giant Wants Canada To Get Tough On Climate Change

CEO Of Oilsands Giant Wants Canada To Get Tough On Climate Change

CP  05.22.2015
"Doing nothing is not an option we can choose."
Timeline: The Biggest Layoffs To Hit Alberta's Oilpatch

Timeline: The Biggest Layoffs To Hit Alberta's Oilpatch

Michelle Butterfield  05.21.2015
The cuts will hit Alberta the hardest, but extend across the country.
Oilpatch Could Lose 185,000 Jobs: Report

Oilpatch Could Lose 185,000 Jobs: Report

CBC  05.21.2015
A new report says the Canadian economy could lose as many as 185,000 direct and indirect jobs related to the oil and gas industry in 2015,...
A Royalty Review Is Definitely Coming, Says Notley

A Royalty Review Is Definitely Coming, Says Notley

Michelle Butterfield  05.13.2015
Like it or not, a royalty review will happen in Alberta. Premier-designate Rachel Notley told reporters Tuesday that a royalty review...
Notley Could Help Alberta Kick The Coal Habit

Notley Could Help Alberta Kick The Coal Habit

CP  05.13.2015
Notley has called for the accelerated phase-out of coal power, both while she served as the NDP environment critic and more recently during...
Oil Patch Giant Sheds 2,000 Jobs

Oil Patch Giant Sheds 2,000 Jobs

CP  05.13.2015
Trican said it's aiming to cut $115 million from its fixed annual costs.
Anxious Energy Sector Waits For Policies From Alberta NDP

Anxious Energy Sector Waits For Policies From Alberta NDP

CBC  05. 8.2015
The word "fear" has been spoken repeatedly in recent days in the corporate towers of downtown Calgary as the oil and gas sector...
Officer Charged With Having Illegal Guns

Officer Charged With Having Illegal Guns

CP  05. 7.2015
EDMONTON - An Alberta RCMP officer has been charged with several firearm-related offences.The agency that investigates major incidents...
Alberta's Now A 'Socialist Bog,' Says O'Leary

Alberta's Now A 'Socialist Bog,' Says O'Leary

Michelle Butterfield  05. 7.2015
Claims he's just "dealing in reality."
Notley Promises To Work With Energy Industry

Notley Promises To Work With Energy Industry

CP  05. 6.2015
"...They will come to realize that things are going to be just A-OK over here in Alberta."
Alberta's Economy Headed For Recession: Report

Alberta's Economy Headed For Recession: Report

The Calgary Herald  05. 4.2015
Alberta’s economy will rebound in 2016 after nearing recession this year, says BMO Capital Markets. The bank said Real Gross Domestic...
TransAlta Looks At Reviving Carbon Capture

TransAlta Looks At Reviving Carbon Capture

CP  04.29.2015
CALGARY - TransAlta Corp. (TSX:TA) may take another run at adding carbon capture technology to one of its Alberta coal plants, its CEO...
Young Back On Stage To Fight Oilsands Development

Young Back On Stage To Fight Oilsands Development

Michelle Butterfield  04.28.2015
Neil Young is once again holding a benefit concert for the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation (ACFN.) The concert, set for July 3 at Rexall...
5 Things We Can Expect To Learn From The Oil Patch Next Week

5 Things We Can Expect To Learn From The Oil Patch Next Week

CP  04.24.2015
CALGARY - This coming week the toll of weak oil prices will be thrown into stark relief as some of Canada's biggest energy names report...