Prentice Pans Talk Of Alberta Recession

Prentice Pans Talk Of Alberta Recession

CP  01.13.2015
CALGARY - Premier Jim Prentice is scoffing at a suggestion by the Conference Board of Canada that Alberta is likely to face a recession...
Future Is Murky In Fort McMurray

Future Is Murky In Fort McMurray

The Globe and Mail  01.13.2015
Debbie March calls it, affectionately, Fort McMurray’s Newfie restaurant – Ms. B’s, popular among the Newfoundland and Labrador diaspora...
Alberta Facing Some Bad Times In 2015

Alberta Facing Some Bad Times In 2015

The Canadian Press  01.13.2015
The Conference Board of Canada says Alberta will likely face a recession this year due to the plunging price of oil. The economic think...
Sign Of The Times: Energy Company Slashes Capital Budget

Sign Of The Times: Energy Company Slashes Capital Budget

CP  01. 6.2015
CALGARY - As oil prices hit lows not seen in more than five and a half years, Crescent Point Energy Corp. is expecting some reprieve thanks...
Edmonton The Only City To Buck Falling House Prices

Edmonton The Only City To Buck Falling House Prices

CP  12.12.2014
TORONTO - The Teranet-National Bank composite house price index was down 0.3 per cent per cent in November in the first monthly retreat...
Prentice Won't Spend Way Out Of Low Oil Prices

Prentice Won't Spend Way Out Of Low Oil Prices

CP  12.10.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice says his government doesn't plan to spend its way out of the problems created by the falling price...
What Low Oil Prices Will Do To Calgary Home Prices

What Low Oil Prices Will Do To Calgary Home Prices

CP  12.10.2014
TORONTO - Slumping oil prices are likely to impact Calgary's real estate market in the coming year, causing home prices to slow their rapid...
'Stunning Victory' In Alberta Fracking Lawsuit

'Stunning Victory' In Alberta Fracking Lawsuit

CP  12. 9.2014
ROSEBUD, Alta. - Alberta will not appeal a court ruling that says a woman can sue the province over hydraulic fracturing that she alleges...
Debunking the

Debunking the "Clean Energy Jobs Vs. Oil Sands Jobs" Controversy

Merran Smith  12. 9.2014
We don't suggest one job is any more or less important, or appropriate, than the other, or that one is competing with the other. As we...
Oil Prices Punch Massive Hole In Alberta Budget

Oil Prices Punch Massive Hole In Alberta Budget

CP  12. 9.2014
EDMONTON - Premier Jim Prentice says if oil prices continue to remain low, they will blow a $6 billion to $7 billion hole in the $40-billion...
Worker Killed At Oilsands Site

Worker Killed At Oilsands Site

CP  12. 5.2014
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - A worker has died at an oilsands site in northeastern Alberta.RCMP say a pickup truck collided with a large transport...
Surprising Fact About The Oilsands And Nearby Rivers

Surprising Fact About The Oilsands And Nearby Rivers

CP  12. 5.2014
EDMONTON - New research suggests that heavy metals released from the oilsands aren't finding their way into nearby rivers."If you buy bottled...
Maybe Alberta Needs A Sales Tax, Says Money Man

Maybe Alberta Needs A Sales Tax, Says Money Man

CP  12. 2.2014
CALGARY - With oil plunging below US$70 a barrel, the outgoing CEO of Alberta Investment Management Corp. says a sales tax should be on...
Clean-Up Of Pipeline Leak Almost Complete

Clean-Up Of Pipeline Leak Almost Complete

CP  12. 2.2014
CALGARY - Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. said Monday that it's working with the Alberta Energy Regulator to find out what caused 60,000...