This Training Now Mandatory For Some Oilsands Employees

This Training Now Mandatory For Some Oilsands Employees

11.18.2014
Workers to Suncor's Alberta oilsands facilities are going to undergo a new type of training soon, one that could possibly save their lives...
Head West For Good Jobs, Says Think-Tank

Head West For Good Jobs, Says Think-Tank

The Canadian Press  11.18.2014
CALGARY - For young Canadians looking to land a good job, the West is where it's at, according to a new report released by the Fraser Institute...
Just How Screwed Will Alberta Be If Oil Prices Continue To Fall?

Just How Screwed Will Alberta Be If Oil Prices Continue To Fall?

Michelle Butterfield   11.17.2014
A slump in Alberta's crude oil prices means the province's economy is slowing down, and many want to know what the future holds. Todd...
Prentice Slowly Changes Tune As Oil Prices Plunge

Prentice Slowly Changes Tune As Oil Prices Plunge

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.16.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's provincial politicians begin their fall session this week with a reset legislative agenda and a new premier madly...
Could Alberta's Oil Boom Be Coming To An End?

Could Alberta's Oil Boom Be Coming To An End?

11.12.2014
Many Canadians have a love-hate relationship with the energy sector. We love it for the jobs but hate the fact that Canada is often...
Link Between Fracking, Earthquakes Found: Study

Link Between Fracking, Earthquakes Found: Study

11.10.2014
Carmen Langer had just left his bed to grab a drink of water when he felt his house northeast of Peace River, Alta., begin to shake. “At...
Man Halts Pipeline By Copyrighting Land As Work Of Art

Man Halts Pipeline By Copyrighting Land As Work Of Art

11. 7.2014
Anti-pipeline movements, like the 700 km march across Canada, indig​enous lawsuits, and encamp​ments that stand directly in the path...
More Than 100 Birds Dead On Tailings Ponds

More Than 100 Birds Dead On Tailings Ponds

11. 5.2014
The Alberta Energy Regulator says 122 waterfowl died on tailings ponds operated by Canadian Natural Resources Ltd., Syncrude and Suncor...
Reports Of Ducks Landing On Tailings Ponds

Reports Of Ducks Landing On Tailings Ponds

The Canadian Press  11. 4.2014
CALGARY - Alberta's energy regulator is investigating reports of waterfowl landing in tailings ponds in the oilsands area.The agency says...
This Is How Much Alberta Oil Patch Workers Make

This Is How Much Alberta Oil Patch Workers Make

Michelle Butterfield  11. 2.2014
Alberta is leading the way in job creation, and people across the country continue to flock to the province to stake out their fortune...
Feds Holding Back Oil Patch Investment, Says Alberta

Feds Holding Back Oil Patch Investment, Says Alberta

10.31.2014
Alberta wants the federal government to reconsider changes to the Investment Canada Act that it says have discouraged foreign interest...
As Oil Prices Drop, Energy Giant Passes On New Projects

As Oil Prices Drop, Energy Giant Passes On New Projects

The Canadian Press  10.31.2014
CALGARY - Oilsands giant Suncor Energy Inc. says it's taking a pass for now at "exploring the world," even though some opportunities may...
Calgary Business Tycoon Dies

Calgary Business Tycoon Dies

The Canadian Press  10.31.2014
CALGARY - John Forzani, a former offensive lineman with the Stampeders who became a prominent businessman in Calgary after his CFL career...
This Is How Much Albertans Will Spend This Holiday Season

This Is How Much Albertans Will Spend This Holiday Season

Michelle Butterfield   10.30.2014
There will be nothing Grinchy about Albertans' spending this holiday season. Albertans plan to shell out the most cash of all Canadians...